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CHESS Magazine - October 2016
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CHESS Magazine – October 2016 Wesley So takes clear first at the Sinquefield Cup and tops the Grand Chess Tour standings Magazine, 60 pages UK’s most popular CHESS Magazine – established 1935! All the regular features of the UK’s best-selling CHESS magazine plus more! In this issue: 60 Seconds with…

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free outdoor chess
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Come visit our new outdoor chess area. Free to use chess sets available to use during shop opening hours (Monday to Saturday: 9.30am to 6pm, Sundays: 11am to 5pm). Play chess outside, browse some books inside, play some more outside! Grab a coffee or drink from the many other establishments

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Grand Chess Tour 2016
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  The Grand Chess Tour is a circuit of international events, each demonstrating the highest level of organization for the world’s best players. The 2016 Tour was created in partnership between the Chess Club and Scholastic Center of Saint Louis (Sinquefield Cup) and Chess Promotions Ltd. (London Chess Classic). The legendary Garry Kasparov, one of

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Dramatic video from Dailymotion Games promotes the return of the best chess players in the world to Paris, France. Rapid and Blitz play will challenge the best players at the Paris Grand Chess Tour stop, including world champion Magnus Carlsen. The first stop on the Grand Chess Tour begins June

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Official Press Release: We are very happy to announce, that during Cannes Film Festival, Arrow Films have acquired the rights for UK and Ireland for feature documentary, MAGNUS. Acquisitions Director for Arrow Films, Tom Stewart says: “We’re delighted to be continuing our long relationship with our friends at TrustNordisk to bring

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CHESS Magazine - April 2016
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CHESS Magazine – April 2016 CHEATS! Junior Tay takes a look at the players that go to extraordinary lengths to win Magazine, 60 pages UK’s most popular CHESS Magazine – established 1935! All the regular features of the UK’s best-selling CHESS magazine plus more! In this issue: 60 Seconds with

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Fritz 15 - 64 bit multiprocessor version (PC-DVD)
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Fritz 15 – 64 bit multiprocessor version (PC-DVD) New Fritz, new friend The completely reworked “friend” mode makes Fritz 15 the ideal training partner. During the course of a game, Fritz is able to constantly tailor its level to your playing strength and how much time you are using. The

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Across the Board Radio 4
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Natan Sharansky Dominic Lawson conducts a series of interviews over a game of chess. In this episode he plays the former Soviet dissident and Israeli politician Natan Sharansky. [Listen in pop-out player] [Available for download via the BBC website] All episodes available to listen to on BBC iPlayer Radio Play through

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Across the Board Radio 4
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Dominic Lawson conducts a series of interviews over a game of chess.

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