Merry Christmas

to all our
past, present and future members

Castlehill Chess Club Dundee!

Also special seasons greetings to our city chess neighbours
Dundee Chess Club

Seasons greetings
to all of our
TAFCA Chess buddies

Kirkcaldy, Perth, Newport Knights and St.Andrews University Chess Club.

Merry Christmas Everybody!



CLUB NIGHT REPORT: Thurs 19th Dec 19

CLUB NIGHT REPORT: Thurs 19th Dec 19 On the last night of 2019 as you would expect was not so busy, and for some reason we were short of a few club championship round 2 matches! 25 players in total made it down to finish off the year (not bad!). CLUB CHAMPIONSHIP Round 2 matches…

CLUB NIGHT REPORT: Thurs 12th Dec 19

CLUB NIGHT REPORT: Thurs 12th Dec 19 As you would expect it was a less busy night as we get nearer Christmas, but as it turns out an important one none the less! CLUB CHAMPIONSHIP Result Round 2 Andre Babin (1884) 1, Subhayu Banerjee (1483) 0 No shock result for Subhayu this time, but he…


RANDOM KNOCKOUT 2019-20 We have 26 players in this years Castlehill Random Knockout competition including the defending champion, Robert Jackson. This means we have 10 prelims to play first and then we are into the last 16! Prelims to be played by 20th Feb 20 and the 1st round by 19th March 20. Please contact…

CLUB NIGHT REPORT: Thurs 21st Nov 19

CLUB NIGHT REPORT: Thurs 21st Nov 19 As usual another busy night’s chess at Castlehill Chess Club, Dundee with two TAFCA matches on as well as our own club stuff! TAFCA Div 3: Castlehill F 1½, Dundee E 2½ Congratulations to Dundee E on a fine win on the night. Lisa`s team put up a…


TAFCA ALLEGRO CHAMPIONSHIP 2019-20  (Part Two: Dundee Chess Club) The 2nd of 5 events takes place at Dundee Chess Club on Tuesday 26th November 2019, 7:30pm. This is also part of the J.R.Chalmers Grand Prix events so points are up for grabs! Dundee Championship Holders 2018: Declan Shafi (Castlehill) & David Findlay (Dundee). FORMAT: 5…

CLUB CHAMPIONSHIP: Round 2 draw + dates!

CASTLEHILL CLUB CHAMPIONSHIP 2019-20 The 2nd round draw is now up on our website and is split over two club nights to easy pressure on the club.   Round Two (Part 1): Thurs 19th Dec 19; 7:30pm sign-in. Round Two (part 2): Thurs 9th Jan 20; 7:30pm sign-in.   Time-Control: 90 minutes both players all…

CLUB NIGHT REPORT: Thurs 7th Nov 19

CLUB NIGHT REPORT + more: Thurs 7th Nov 19 Another busy night at Castlehill with some new possible members down checking out the club. Junior coaching and skittle games played, plus the last of the Club Championship 1st round matches.   CLUB CHAMPIONSHIP No big surprises in the first round as all the big guns…

TAFCA: Newport Knights A v Castlehill B

TAFCA: Newport Knights A v Castlehill B Twas the night after all the fireworks that Castlehill B travelled to Newport to face the Newport Knights A team. Would this be a damp squib? Or would someone produce some fireworks of their own! Castlehill B like the rest of the Castlehill teams are grading wise a…