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by Matthew Carr
Sat Oct 12, 2013 1:11 pm
Forum: ECF Matters
Topic: Annual General Meeting 2013
Replies: 189
Views: 12969

Re: Annual General Meeting 2013

John Philpott wrote: There was then a call for a card vote which is now in progress.
For those of us fortunate enough not to have gone to one of these meetings. Whats a card vote?
by Matthew Carr
Sat Oct 12, 2013 11:47 am
Forum: ECF Matters
Topic: Annual General Meeting 2013
Replies: 189
Views: 12969

Re: Annual General Meeting 2013

I look forward to reading how things turn out in the meeting.

Please please keep information coming.
by Matthew Carr
Thu Sep 26, 2013 11:14 pm
Forum: Congress Results
Topic: e2e4 Bedford Congress: September 20-22
Replies: 9
Views: 2874

Re: e2e4 Bedford Congress: September 20-22

Keith Arkell wrote: Well, me and Eggy are mates, and we figured that if we draw quickly we'll get down the pub in time for ManC vs ManU :P
Certainly a reason. Was wondering why my live match ended so quickly. Hope you enjoyed the tournament and the match.
by Matthew Carr
Sun Sep 22, 2013 5:32 pm
Forum: ECF Matters
Topic: Andrew Paulson -- Candidacy for ECF President
Replies: 213
Views: 28476

Re: Andrew Paulson -- Candidacy for ECF President

Dear Mr Paulson I have been quickly reading both your presidency election address and the ECF rules handbook. But in comparing the two it came to me that the things that you want to do are more in line with the position of CEO rather than President. What made you want to go for the post of president...
by Matthew Carr
Sat Aug 10, 2013 9:21 am
Forum: General Chat
Topic: 2013 British Chess Championships (Torquay)
Replies: 777
Views: 43811

Re: 2013 British Chess Championships (Torquay)

The Prize giving is being broadcast to the internet as it happens.

Prize giving is due to start at 9.30 so the camera will start soon before that.

The web address is www.livestream.com/ecfwebcam
by Matthew Carr
Fri Aug 09, 2013 7:00 pm
Forum: General Chat
Topic: 2013 British Chess Championships (Torquay)
Replies: 777
Views: 43811

Re: 2013 British Chess Championships (Torquay)

ThomasThorpe wrote:Scrap that, they've agreed a draw!
And Matthew can breath again. Sorry for the disruption ladies and gentlemen.
by Matthew Carr
Thu Aug 08, 2013 2:07 pm
Forum: General Chat
Topic: 2013 British Chess Championships (Torquay)
Replies: 777
Views: 43811

Re: 2013 British Chess Championships (Torquay)

ThomasThorpe wrote:The webcam needs to iron out a few issues - check out the webcam to see what I mean!
Guess someone is trying to iron out their opening repertoire :lol:
by Matthew Carr
Thu Aug 08, 2013 1:51 pm
Forum: General Chat
Topic: 2013 British Chess Championships (Torquay)
Replies: 777
Views: 43811

Re: 2013 British Chess Championships (Torquay)

The Webcam is activated. www.livestream.com/ecfwebcam

The livegames are online at: http://englishchess.org.uk/BCC/live-games-10/

Finally Andrew Martins commentary will be on at its usual time today. Here is the link: www.livestream.com/leylandchess

Have a nice day everyone
by Matthew Carr
Tue Aug 06, 2013 2:46 pm
Forum: General Chat
Topic: 2013 British Chess Championships (Torquay)
Replies: 777
Views: 43811

Re: 2013 British Chess Championships (Torquay)

The main hall webcam is up and running:
http://www.livestream.com/ecfwebcam

Livegames are in place on the main website:
http://englishchess.org.uk/BCC/live-games-8/

Finally Andrew Martins commentary will be starting soon. He should be at http://www.livestream.com/leylandchess

Have a nice day
by Matthew Carr
Sat Aug 03, 2013 3:11 pm
Forum: General Chat
Topic: 2013 British Chess Championships (Torquay)
Replies: 777
Views: 43811

Re: 2013 British Chess Championships (Torquay)

PaulTalbot wrote:Yes, thanks. I can see it all now. I was probably a bit too eager to get on and view my son's game.
Dont worry we always get the live games pages and webcam up and running before the start of play.
by Matthew Carr
Sat Aug 03, 2013 2:54 pm
Forum: General Chat
Topic: 2013 British Chess Championships (Torquay)
Replies: 777
Views: 43811

Re: 2013 British Chess Championships (Torquay)

PaulTalbot wrote:Is anyone else having a problem getting todays live games? Also, webcam does not appear to be up and running :(
Live games and webcam are up and running in the usual places.
by Matthew Carr
Fri Aug 02, 2013 2:42 pm
Forum: General Chat
Topic: 2013 British Chess Championships (Torquay)
Replies: 777
Views: 43811

Re: 2013 British Chess Championships (Torquay)

Good day ladies and Gentlemen. Round 5 is underway. Livegames in their usual place of http://englishchess.org.uk/BCC/live-games/ The main hall webcam is running smoothly: www.livestream.com/ecfwebcam And Andrew Martins commentary will be on this afternoon at his spot of www.livestream.com/leylandche...
by Matthew Carr
Thu Aug 01, 2013 2:11 pm
Forum: General Chat
Topic: 2013 British Chess Championships (Torquay)
Replies: 777
Views: 43811

Re: 2013 British Chess Championships (Torquay)

The live boards are ready to go. The live boards can be found in the usual place http://englishchess.org.uk/BCC/live-games/

The main hall webcam will be live in a few minutes at: www.livestream.com/ecfwebcam

Have a good afternoon
by Matthew Carr
Wed Jul 31, 2013 5:10 pm
Forum: General Chat
Topic: 2013 British Chess Championships (Torquay)
Replies: 777
Views: 43811

Re: 2013 British Chess Championships (Torquay)

Matthew Carr wrote:
Matthew Turner wrote:Are some of the live boards not working? I have jack Rudd's game at move 7 which is obviously not correct.
Thanks Matthew, leave it to me.
All corrected and the game ended in a win to Jack.
by Matthew Carr
Wed Jul 31, 2013 5:05 pm
Forum: General Chat
Topic: 2013 British Chess Championships (Torquay)
Replies: 777
Views: 43811

Re: 2013 British Chess Championships (Torquay)

Matthew Turner wrote:Are some of the live boards not working? I have jack Rudd's game at move 7 which is obviously not correct.
Thanks Matthew, leave it to me.