Thanet and East Kent Chess League

The League are organisers of the Thanet Chess Congress and a member organisation of the Southern Counties Chess Union

The constituent Thanet and East Kent chess clubs are:

The league runs competitions for all levels of playing strength, details of club venues and where and when they meet and contact details are available through the English Chess Federation League Management System

Currently in view of the Coronavirus pandemic the League has set up an online presence for competitions; Players with an interest and living in the Thanet and East Kent area are invited to register on–east-kent-league


  • Individual Buzzer 17.03.20 – Cancelled
  • Team Buzzer 12.05.20 – Cancelled
  • Jamboree Margate 11.06.20 – Cancelled
  • Individual Quickplay 23.06.20 – Cancelled
  • 51st Thanet Chess Congress 2020 St Georges 21 – 23 Aug 2020 – Cancelled


  • Committee Meeting Zoom 04.08.20
  • League AGM at Bridge Cancelled