Newport chess club has been competing in the Shropshire Leagues for over 25 years. We have teams entered in every division, a highly diverse age range and a vast array of talent. We are always welcoming of new members so if you or are a total beginner or an seasoned veteran, feel free to come along one Tuesday night to the Newport British Legion at 7.30pm.
Newport Chess Club Open
Following the lockdown, Newport Chess Club is open once again. A risk assessment has been carried out and we look forward to welcoming you back.
The Newport Championship is a internal club tournament ran across the season. Track progress of players and view past winners here.
Every summer Newport becomes the hub of chess in Shropshire as players from across the county compete in our blitz and crazy chess nights. View past results here.
Newport competes in both standard and rapidplay formats across all divisions of the shropshire league. Track our current seasons progress here.