Stockport and District Chess League 

Club Directory for 2019 - 2020


Club Officials' contact details are no longer available on the website. Please contact your club Secretary who can provide a copy.

 

 

Night:

ALTRINCHAM
   
     
Secretary:
Reg Clucas
 
A Team Captain:
Reg Clucas
 

B Team Captain:

Steve Ward
 
   

Venue:

The Woodheys Club, 299 Washway Road, Sale M33 4EE.
 
   

Directions:

The club is about 300 yards north of the junction of Washway Road (A56) and Eastway/Woodhouse Lane. If travelling from Manchester it is on your left just after Homelands Road. If travelling towards Manchester, make sure you get in the right hand lane when crossing the Eastway junction as otherwise it can be awkward to turn right into the club. Look out for a large white sign at the car park entrance. Click here for a map.  
 
   
Night:
Tuesday 7.30 - 10.30   
     
     
ASHTON
   
     
Secretary:
David Hardy
 
Limit League Captain:
David Hardy
 

Venue:

Broadoak & Smallshaw Community Centre, Broadoak Road, Ashton-under-Lyne, 0L6 8RS.
 
   

Directions:

From the centre of Ashton follow Oldham Road towards Oldham with Ikea on your left hand side. At the traffic lights turn right into Wilshaw Lane and at the roundabout carry straight ahead onto Broadoak Road. The centre is on the right hand side about 250 yards ahead.  
 
   
Night:
Wednesday 7.30 - 10.30   
     
     

CHORLTON

   
     

Secretary:

Phil Bennett
 
   

A Team Captains:

Stan Foulkes

 

Dennis Owen
 
   

Venue:

St John Social Club, Chequers Road, Chorlton M21 9DY  
 
   

Directions:

From the south off the M56 or M63 follow signs to Manchester (A5103) along Princess Parkway. Turn left at the first major junction along Barlow Moor Road (A5145). After 3/4 mile bear left into High Lane (signed Stretford A5145). Chequers Road is the third road on the left. The club is on the corner.  
 
   

Night:

Tuesday 7.30 - 11.00   
     

 

   

DENTON

   
     

Secretary:

David Holt
 
   

A Team Captain:

David Holt
 
   

Limit League Captain:

TBA
 
   

Venue:

Ashton Masonic Hall, Jowett's Walk, Manchester Road, Ashton-under-Lyne, OL7 0BB  
 
   

Directions:

Next to Ashton Police station  
 
   

Night:

Wednesday 7.30 - 11.00       (a 7.15 start is possible)  
     

 

   

EAST CHESHIRE

   
     

Secretary:

Steve Tatlock
 
   

A Team Captain:

Paul Bamford
 
   

B Team Captain:

Steve McCall
 
   

Limit League Captain:

Keith Hodgson
 
   

Venue:

The Institute, Hulme Hall Road, Cheadle Hulme, Stockport SK8 6LQ  
 
   

Directions:

The Institute is opposite Woods Lane School, situated on the corner of a mini-roundabout at the junction of Hulme Hall Road, Church Road and Gillbent Road.  
 
   

Night:

Wednesday 7.30 - 11.00   
     

 

   

HOLMES CHAPEL

   
     

Secretary:

Mike Lee
 
   

Team Captain:

Mike Hancock
 
   

Venue:

Victoria Club, Victoria Avenue, off London Road, Holmes Chapel CW4 7BE 01477 535858
 
   

Directions

Head south from the only traffic lights in the village along the A50. Victoria Avenue (no through road) is on the right just after leaving the 30mph restriction. Parking in front of Club  and to the rear of the tennis courts.

 
 
   

Night:

Thursday 7.30 - 11.00   
     
 
   

MACCLESFIELD

   
     

Secretary:

Geoff Laurence
 
   

A Team Captain:

Robert Shaw
 

B Team Captain:

John-Paul Taylor
 

C Team Captain:

Geoff Laurence
 
   

Limit League Captain:

Richard Murphy
 
 
   

Venue:

The Queen's Hotel, 5 Albert Place, Macclesfield SK11 6JW  
 
   

Directions:

The venue is directly opposite Macclesfield Railway Station and following signs for the latter is advised! From the A523 (Silk Road) turn off for the station and park in any of the adjacent car parks. (If approaching Macclesfield on the A537, continue to The Silk Road and then proceed as above.)  
 
   

Night:

Monday 7.30 - 10.30   
     

 

   

MARPLE

   
     

Secretary:

Terry Cowling
 
   

A Team Captain:

Alan Hall
 
   

B Team Captain:

Neil Dainty
 
   

Limit League Captain:

Martin Cutts
 
   

Venue:

Navigation Pub, Stockport Rd, Marple, Stockport, SK6 6BD. Upstairs function room.  
 
   

Directions:

From Stockport along A626 to Marple. At traffic lights in Marple (by Texaco garage) take middle road - Stockport Road B6101 - and continue straight on through two sets of lights. The Navigation pub is at the top, on the right, almost opposite the Regent cinema. Car parking is adjacent and to the rear, with other car parks nearby. Stairs to the function room are just inside the front entrance. Please let the bar staff know who you are on your arrival, as upstairs there are also private rooms.  
 
   

Night:

Thursday 7.00 for 7.30.  

 

   

 

   

NORTHENDEN

   
     

Secretary:

John Hennessy
 
   

A Team Captain:

Neil Oddie
 
   

Venue:

Northenden Social Club, 412 Palatine Road, Northenden, Manchester M22 4JT  
 
   

Directions:

 
 
   

Night:

Monday 7.30 p.m.  

 

   

 

   

STOCKPORT

   
     

Secretary:

Gareth Griffiths
 
   

A Team Captain:

Andy Stoker
 
   

B Team Captain:

Mike Taylor
 
   

Limit League Captain:

Ian Anderson
 
   

Venue:

The Ladybrook, Fir Road, Bramhall, SK7 2NP.
 
   

Directions:

Fir Road is the first left off Bramhall Lane South after the Bramhall Park Roundabout when heading towards Bramhall Village Centre. It is 200 yards along on the right hand side just after the group of shops. There is a large car park which is free in the evening and additional parking along the front of the shops.  
 
   

Night:

Tuesday 7.30 - 11.00  
     

 

   

URMSTON

   
     

Secretary:

John Reyes
 
   

Team Captain:

Tim Plunkett
 
   

Venue:

Urmston Sports Club, Moorside Road, Manchester M41 5UU  
 
   

Directions:

Monday 7.30 - 11.00   
     

 

   

WILMSLOW

   
     

Secretary:

Colin Mills
 
   

A Team Captain:

Colin Mills
 
   

Limit League Captain:

Ashley Weinberg

 

 
   

Venue:

Wilmslow Royal British Legion Club, 10 Grove Avenue, SK9 5EG.  
 
   

Directions:

WRBLC is best accessed from Water Lane. From the traffic lights on Alderley Road turn west into Water Lane (towards Altrincham). After about 100m take the first turn on the right into Grove Way (between the shops and an office block). Follow Grove Way (it's a one-way road) round past the flats and offices to the end of Grove Avenue (partly pedestrianised). WRBLC is right in front of you next to the bowling green. Parking is to the right of the club.  
 
   

Night:

Monday 7.00 - 11.00   
     

 

   

WORSLEY

   
     

Secretary:

Damien McElvenny
 
   

Team Captain:

Damien McElvenny

 

Venue:

Swinton Legion Club, 1A Cheetham Road, Swinton, Manchester M27 4UQ  
 
   

Directions:

Follow the East Lancashire Road from the city centre until the Swinton turn-off. Turn right onto Worsley Road (A572). At the end of the road (junction with the A6), turn left and then immediately right into New Cross Street. The club is about 300m down the road on a corner at a 90 degree angle with Cheetham Road. From the M60 (anti-clockwise), leave the motorway at Junction 16. Turn left onto the A666 (Bolton Road). After about 1km, turn right into Bridge Street, which turn into Park Street, then right into Victoria Avenue and then left into Cheetham Road. The club is at the end of the street on the right hand side. From the M60 (clockwise), leave the motorway at Junction 13. Turn right onto Worsley Brow and then left onto Worsley Road. When you reach the East Lancashire Road (A580), follow the directions above.  
 
   

Night:

Monday 7.30  

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