Chess Grandmaster takes on all challengers in Chatburn

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ON Thursday, February 9th, at The Brown Cow, Chatburn, Chess Grandmaster Keith Arkell will take on all challengers at the same time in what is know as a “simultaneous exhibition”.

If you fancy your chances, entry is £9 per person, which includes a buffet and slice of chess cake! The games, hosted by Clitheroe Chess Club, will start at 7 p.m. and to reserve a place contact Brendan Brown on 07800 830531 or e-mail:

Keith will let challengers choose which colour they wish to be! Up to three passes are allowed per player. Players are to make their move when the grandmaster comes to their board.