Saxmundham Chess Club meets on Tuesdays between 7.30 pm and 11.00 pm at Benhall & Sternfield Ex-Servicemen’s Club, School Lane, Benhall IP17 1HE, just outside Saxmundham, tel. 01728 602337. Click here to view our website. We are open all the year round and there is usually adequate parking for cars.
The club is small and friendly and was founded over 50 years ago; it caters for serious and casual players alike, providing opportunities for those who wish to play competitively and for those who simply enjoy playing chess.
We currently have 16 members of whom ten are active Suffolk League players. The ‘A’ Team plays in Division 2 and is captained by Andrew Paige and the ‘B’ Team in Division 3 is captained this year by Peter Chadwick. Club officials are John Feavyour (Chairman), Hugo Brown (Secretary) and Geoffrey Lilley (Treasurer).