South Norwood Chess Club                        Est 1881

Wernick Cup    2009 winner Richard Davis                              Club Night

Meets every Thursday
(except in August)
Small Hall, West Thornton Community Centre.     2017 xmas closure tba

AGM  tba Sept  2018

7.15 - 11.00pm         Adults and accompanied juniors

New members welcome, your first few nights are free of charge, just come along on any club night. 

Very low
  Membership fees , inc. concessions.

You can play friendly games or join our match teams, we play home and away matches with other clubs in the Croydon League and Surrey County Chess League.

Internal Club Competitions  Longplay and Quickplay (25min ea)

We are one of the venues for the Surrey Individual Tournaments in the summer.

Tea / Coffee & Biscuits....            ....too late there.....

Match Fixtures  are here  Fixtures   (a printed fixture list is available at the club.)

Contact Details 2017-2018

President & Treasurer: H Martin Cath 6 Northwood Ave, Purley, CR8 2EP   020 8660 6252

Secretary: K R Chamberlain 46 Brian Ave, Sanderstead, CR2 9NE               020 8657 6792

Enquiries:   Simon Lea                  020 8670 2687

Team Captains


Beaumont    Simon Lea                  020 8670 2687

Lauder Trophy:            David Howes   020 8657 2895

Minor Trophy:               Les Denford       020 8689 2023

Fred Manning:               Mike Collins                        020 8693 2793

Stoneleigh                   David Howes   020 8657 2895

  Croydon League

Div 2:               Ken Chamberlain     020 8657 6792

Div 3
             Mike Collins                                     020 8693 2793

Surrey County Chess Association

Croydon League

English Chess Federation

Southern Counties Chess Union