The 3rd Essex Junior Grand Prix event of 2015/16 was held at the Prince Avenue Academy School in Westcliff-on-Sea on 17 January 2016 and attracted 93 entrants (seven more than last year).
Results in the various age groups were as follows –
1st Tristan Bromelow (Hainault) 6/6
2nd (on tie break) Aarnavh Trivedi (Cambridgeshire) 5/6
3rd Rehan Shikalgar (Newham) 5/6
Under 11 (40 players!)
1st Shahjahon Saidmurodov (East Ham) 5½/6
2nd (on tie break) Lakshan Siddharth (Basildon) 5/6