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.

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

President: David Howes 020 8657 2895

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

Enquiries: Simon Lea 020 8670 2687


Treasurer: 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: Paul Dupre 07833 297409

Div 3: Mike Collins 020 8693 2793

Surrey County Chess Association

Croydon League

English Chess Federation

Southern Counties Chess Union