*** Club Stars for 2011/12 ***


Clacton Chess Club Handicap Tournament


Andrew Salmon

Pictured here (right) receiving the shield from last years winner Martin Alvin

Andrew scored 7 points out of a possible 8.
Joint second (on 5 points) was Martin Alvin and Melvin Steele.
(pairings and results table)



Melvin Steele wins 'Suffolk Division 2 Player of the Year'
and 'Suffolk Intermediate Champion' titles



Peter Keffler Celebrates 88th Birthday

Peter arrives at the club to find members have organised a surprise birthday cake, and card.


A closer look is needed to examine the detail. Will he recognise the position?


The design was taken from one of his many proud victories (shown here).