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by Dewi Jones
Wed Apr 26, 2017 5:57 pm
Forum: Seniors Chess
Topic: World Senior Teams 23 April to 3 May, Crete
Replies: 115
Views: 14839

Re: World Senior Teams 23 April to 3 May, Crete

Excellent result for Wales today, assuming Iolo's game ends up drawn.

Edit : and it just has.
by Dewi Jones
Tue Apr 25, 2017 5:53 pm
Forum: Seniors Chess
Topic: World Senior Teams 23 April to 3 May, Crete
Replies: 115
Views: 14839

Re: World Senior Teams 23 April to 3 May, Crete

Julie Denning wrote:Only 0.5 point today for SCCU 125 against Wales, that being thanks to Mike Gunn.
Does that put Wales on the live boards tomorrow?

Typical, off work today, working tomorrow :(.
by Dewi Jones
Thu Apr 06, 2017 9:23 pm
Forum: General Chat
Topic: Laws of Chess
Replies: 100
Views: 6428

Re: Laws of Chess

I assume Joshua that you think the only reasonable default language is English? How convenient.
by Dewi Jones
Wed Feb 01, 2017 7:09 pm
Forum: ECF Matters
Topic: ECF Grading List: January 2017
Replies: 23
Views: 6663

Re: ECF Grading List: January 2017

Gavin Strachan wrote:lose a few games Nick :)
.....to me.

Please :lol:
by Dewi Jones
Tue Jan 31, 2017 6:37 pm
Forum: General Chat
Topic: Smart moves: London’s new Chess Club bar
Replies: 17
Views: 2419

Re: Smart moves: London’s new Chess Club bar

Jonathan Bryant wrote:
Dewi Jones wrote:Can i take a thermos?
Surely the key question is whether we can take our own sandwiches.
Indeed. I for one will not be attending unless we can.
by Dewi Jones
Tue Jan 31, 2017 6:37 pm
Forum: General Chat
Topic: Smart moves: London’s new Chess Club bar
Replies: 17
Views: 2419

Re: Smart moves: London’s new Chess Club bar

For the avoidence of doubt, I think it an admirable enterprise. It is chess players in general and their unwillingness to spend any money or be in any way creative with their hobby that I was taking the piss out of.
by Dewi Jones
Tue Jan 31, 2017 1:43 pm
Forum: General Chat
Topic: Smart moves: London’s new Chess Club bar
Replies: 17
Views: 2419

Re: Smart moves: London’s new Chess Club bar

Can i take a thermos?
by Dewi Jones
Tue Jan 24, 2017 8:36 pm
Forum: ECF Matters
Topic: Proposed British Chess Championship Qualifying Regulations
Replies: 225
Views: 21361

Re: Proposed British Chess Championship Qualifying Regulations

I couldnt open it on my phone. And I didn't care enough to turn on the PC to check. I thought i'd soon be told, and I have been. So great.
by Dewi Jones
Tue Jan 24, 2017 7:00 pm
Forum: ECF Matters
Topic: Proposed British Chess Championship Qualifying Regulations
Replies: 225
Views: 21361

Re: Proposed British Chess Championship Qualifying Regulations

As I will never be at that level, I haven't read the paper. But it is the British Chess Championship and though the "E"CF do the organising, I do hope they are consulting the other national unions on a basis of equality about these proposed changes.
by Dewi Jones
Sun Jan 15, 2017 7:39 pm
Forum: General Chat
Topic: Room rate per week for the room that you play in
Replies: 16
Views: 2080

Re: Room rate per week for the room that you play in

What is anybody doing paying for a venue? As long as you are not playing on a Friday or Saturday night surely every pub in the world that does not have Sky would give you a free room? Just don't be divvies and try and take your sandwiches and thermos's along. We haven't paid for a venue for years, a...
by Dewi Jones
Tue Dec 20, 2016 6:19 pm
Forum: Adverts
Topic: CROWDFUNDING SOUGHT FOR CHESS EDUCATION PLATFORM
Replies: 14
Views: 4342

Re: CROWDFUNDING SOUGHT FOR CHESS EDUCATION PLATFORM

It's an excellent looking platform.
by Dewi Jones
Wed Nov 30, 2016 9:40 pm
Forum: International News
Topic: WC Match 2016 - New York 10-30 November
Replies: 567
Views: 41237

Re: WC Match 2016 - New York 10-30 November

30 odd thousand watching the chess 24 YouTube. The other 599 million viewers must be on chess bomb.

I couldn't be bothered researching the joke, so I made up the 600million figure, hope agon will forgive me.
by Dewi Jones
Wed Nov 30, 2016 9:39 pm
Forum: International News
Topic: WC Match 2016 - New York 10-30 November
Replies: 567
Views: 41237

Re: WC Match 2016 - New York 10-30 November

YouTube has been good all game for me.
by Dewi Jones
Wed Nov 30, 2016 6:52 pm
Forum: International News
Topic: WC Match 2016 - New York 10-30 November
Replies: 567
Views: 41237

Re: WC Match 2016 - New York 10-30 November

Thank you. That is where I am watching it. But I assume agon won't be sharing the live video feed?