The final Essex Junior Grand Prix event will take place at the RA Butler Academy, South Road, Saffron Walden, CB11 3DG on Sunday 25 June 2017. This is the last chance to gain vital Grand Prix points and the Essex Champion 2017 trophies will be awarded at the prize giving. Please enter early to avoid disappointment. Click on “view tournaments” for the entry form.
The next H+H Fire Train and Play event will take place at Moulsham Primary School in Chelmsford on 2 July. Joining IM Richard Pert and Robin Slade as Guest Coach is IM and WGM Harriet Hunt (Britain's highest rated female player). For more details see www.britishchess.co.uk or the flyer in the tournament section of the website.
The Essex Rapid will take place at the Scout HQ, Paradise Road, Writtle on Sunday, 16 July 2017. It is expected that there will as usual be graded sections for all standards of players and juniors are encouraged to enter. Full details will be available here http://www.essexchess.org.uk/index.php/fe-rapid17
The British Championships start on 28 July 2017 in Llandudno so if you fancy a summer break in North Wales all the details are here http://www.britishchesschampionships.co.uk/ several Essex juniors have already entered.