Watford Chess Club fixtures, 2023-24

4NCL weekends are shown thus, Hertfordshire League matches (7.45 start) are shown thus, Hillingdon League matches (normally 7.0 start) are shown thus and all other OTB events are shown in black type

DateOrganisationCompetition/match detailsVenue/event detailsNotes
Mon 2 Oct Hillingdon League Club night.   Watford Juniors A v Watford Juniors C  At Watford 'A' won 5-0 
Tues 3 Oct Hertfordshire League Enfield 1 v Watford 1 At Enfield Won 3-2
Mon 9 Oct Hillingdon League  Club night.  Watford Juniors C v Watford Juniors B  At Watford on 5-0 
Mon 23 Oct Hillingdon League Club night.   Watford Juniors B v Watford Juniors A  At Watford  'A' won 5-0
17 Oct Hertfordshire League  Rothamsted v Watford 2 At Rothamsted Lost 1-4
Mon 23 Oct Hertfordshire League Club night.   Royston v Watford 1 At Royston Lost 2-3 
Mon 30 Oct Hillingdon League  Club night. Watford Jnrs A v Harrow Jnrs A, Watford Jnrs B v Harrow Jnrs B At Watford

'A' won 5-0

'B' won 3-2

3 Nov Hillingdon League Uxbridge Juniors B v Watford Juniors A  At Uxbridge Won 3.5-1.5
Mon 6 Nov Hertfordshire League Club night.  Watford 1 v Little Heath 2.  At Watford Drew 2.5-2.5
15 Nov Hertfordshire League 

Little Heath 3 v Watford 2

At Potters Bar Lost (def) 0-5
18-19 Nov 4NCL 4NCL weekend 1 (Watford A)  Mercure Telford Centre Lost 1-4 and 1-5
Mon 20 Nov Hertfordshire League Club night.   Watford 1 v Hemel Hempstead 3 At Watford Lost 1.5-3.5
Mon 4 Dec Hertfordshire League Club night.   Watford 2 v Letchworth & Hitchin 3 At Watford Lost 0.5-4.5
Mon 11 Dec Hertfordshire League Club night.   St Albans 5 v Watford 2 At St Albans Lost 0.5-4.5
Mon 18 Dec   Club night. Rapidplay. Adjourned AGM.    22 competed
2 Jan Hertfordshire League Hertford 2 v Watford 1 At Hertford Won 4-1
4 Jan Hillingdon League  Harrow Juniors B v Watford Juniors A At Harrow Won 5-0
6-7 Jan  4NCL 4NCL weekend 2 (Watford A) Mercure Telford Centre Two matches, lost 2.5-3.5 and won 5-1 
Mon 8 Jan Hertfordshire League

Club night.  Watford 2 v Little Heath 3

Extraordinary General Meeting.  

At Watford Drew 2.5-2.5
Mon 15 Jan Hertfordshire League  Club night.  Watford 2 v St Albans 6 At Watford  Won 4-1
Mon 22  Jan Hillingdon League  Club night.  Watford Jnrs A v Uxbridge Jnrs B, Watford Jnrs B v Uxbridge Jnrs A At Watford  Won 4-1 and lost 2-3
Mon 29 Jan   Club night - junior rapidplay   11 competed 
30 Jan Hertfordshire League  Hertford 3 v Watford 2 At Hertford Lost 2-3
Mon 5 Feb Hillingdon League  Club night.  Watford Jnrs A v Harrow Jnrs B, Watford Jnrs B v Harrow Jnrs A At Watford Won 3-2 and lost 0-5
8 Feb Hertfordshire League  Hoddesdon v Watford 2 At Hoddesdon Lost (def) 0-5
10-11 Feb 4NCL 4NCL weekend 3 (Watford A & Watford B) Delta Hotels by Marriott, Warwick Watford A & B each won one match and lost one
Mon 12 Feb Hertfordshire League Club night.   Watford 1 v Enfield 1   At Watford Won 4-1
Mon 19 Feb Hertfordshire League  Club night.   St Albans 6 v Watford 2 At St Albans Lost 1.5-3.5
Mon 26 Feb Hertfordshire League Club night.   Watford 1 v Royston At Watford  Won 3.5-1.5
3 March World Chess League.live Watford Juniors v Bloemfontein (South Africa) Chess.com, 6.0 Lost 1-5
Mon 4 Mar Hertfordshire League / Hillingdon League Club night.  Letchworth & Hitchin 3 v Watford 2.Watford Jnrs A v Watford Jnrs B

At Letchworth / Watford

Won 3.5-1.5,  Watford Jnrs A won 5-0
9-10 Mar 4NCL 4NCL weekend 4 (Watford A) Delta Hotels by Marriott, Warwick Won 4-2 and 3.5-2.5
Mon 11 Mar Hertfordshire League Club night.   Watford 1 v Hertford 2 At Watford Lost 2-3
Mon 18 Mar Hertfordshire League  Club night.   Watford 2 v Hoddesdon At Watford Won 3.5-1.5
24 Mar World Chess League.live Watford Juniors v Shenzhen Peng Yue  Chess.com, 1.0 Won, w/o
Mon 25 Mar Hertfordshire League  Club night.   Stevenage 2 v Watford 1 At Stevenage Drew 2.5-2.5
Mon 1 Apr   Club night BHol  
Mon 8 Apr   Club night   Junior rapidplay - 12 competed
Mon 15 Apr Hertfordshire League Club night.  Hemel Hempstead 3 v Watford 1 At Hemel Hempstead Won 4-1 
Thurs 18 Apr Hillingdon League Harrow Juniors A v Watford Juniors B At Harrow Won 3-2
Mon 22 April Hillingdon League Club night.  Watford Jnrs A v Uxbridge Jnrs A, Watford Jnrs B v Uxbridge Jnrs B At Watford Lost 2-3 and 1-4
Mon 29 April Hertfordshire League Club night.  Watford 2 v Rothamsted At Watford .Lost 2-3
Thurs 2 May Hillingdon League  Harrow Juniors B v Watford Juniors B At Harrow  Won 5-0
4-6 May 4NCL 4NCL weekend 5 (Watford A)

At Telford (3 matches)

Drew 3-3, lost 2-4, won 3.5-2.5
Mon 6 May   Club night BHol   
Wed 8 May Hertfordshire League Little Heath 2 v Watford 1 At Potters Bar Lost 2-3
Thurs 9 May Hillingdon League Harrow Juniors A v Watford Juniors A At Harrow Lost 2-3
Mon 13 May Hertfordshire League Club night.   Watford 2 v St Albans 5 At Watford Lost 1.5-3.5 
Fri 17 May Hillingdon League Uxbridge Juniors B v Watford Juniors B  At Uxbridge Postponed to 14 June/
Mon 20 May Hertfordshire League Club night.   Watford 2 v Hertford 3 At Watford Won 3.5-1.5
Fri 24 May Hillingdon League Uxbridge Juniors A v Watford Juniors A  At Uxbridge  Lost 2-3
Mon 27 May   Club night.  BHol Herts school half term 27-31 May 
Mon 3 June Hertfordshire League  Club night.   Watford 1 v Stevenage 2 At Watford  
Fri 7 Jun Hillingdon League  Uxbridge Juniors A v Watford Juniors B  At Uxbridge  
Sun 9 Jun WLCA Event at Uxbridge - TBC    
Mon 10 June   Club night    
Fri 14 June Hillingdon League Uxbridge Juniors B v Watford Juniors B  At Uxbridge  
Mon 17 June   Club night    
Mon 24 June Friendly Club night.  UKPCC v Watford Juniors  At Westminster Postponed due to General Election
Sat 29 June   South West Herts Schools Chess League  North Watford  
Mon 1 July   Club night    
Sun 7 July  

ChessFest

Central London.  
Mon 8 July   Club night    
Mon 15 July   Club night    
Fri 19 July Admi HCA AGM    
Sat 20 July Admin FIDE Centenary   Herts school holidays 24 July - 31 August
Mon 22 July   Club night    
Mon 29 July   Club night    
Sun 1 Sept Admin LJCC qualifier (provisional) At Watford