Queen's Birthday Honours List 2017

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Kevin Thurlow
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Queen's Birthday Honours List 2017

Post by Kevin Thurlow » Sat Jun 17, 2017 2:07 pm

Not for chess reasons, but a chess player...

OBE to Judge Russell Finch, for services to the Judiciary in Guernsey.

He worked in the British legal system for some years, but visiting Guernsey for the chess tournament convinced him to move there.

Ronnie Burton
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Re: Queen's Birthday Honours List 2017

Post by Ronnie Burton » Sat Jun 17, 2017 8:36 pm

Well deserve honour His speech at farewell dinner at Guernsey Chess each year rounds off a very good week for the tournament.

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