Chess Simultaneous Display – Robert Brown Memorial Charity Fundraiser

Robert Brown was a longstanding chess player for Chingford and London Deaf. Despite massive health problems he got on with life without complaining and was much admired for his positive attitude. He recently died of pulmonary fibrosis aged 57 and Chingford Chess Club is organising a simultaneous chess display for up to 50 players by top ranking chess experts, Grand Master Simon Williams and International Master Richard Bates. Simon and Richard are regular participants in the Southend Congress.

This event is to raise money for Robert’s chosen charity, the British Lung Foundation. All proceeds from entry will go to the charity.

Date – Friday 10th March 2017 – 19.15 for 19.30 start.

Venue – Wanstead House Community Centre, 21The Green, Wanstead E11 2NT – just by Wanstead Central Line Station. The large hall in the back garden. There will be a cash bar and cafe available in the hall.

Cost – £12 adults  £8 Juniors.

Contact Chingford Chess Club asap – first come first served for tickets:

Brian Spear: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
Robin Oakley: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

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