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13Dec19
 
We had 3 matches again this week with 2 wins and 1 defeat. In the East Lancs League division 2 our B team were away against Rossendale B, we won by the score 3.5 - 1.5 with wins from James Wildsmith and Akin Soyoye and draws from Ian Mitchell, Tony Jinks and Peter Hurn, this puts us 2nd in the league. In the Bury and Rochdale league division B our C team beat Tameside B by 3 - 1, with wins from Lucas Stubbs, Josh and Shaun Woodbridge, well done to our team of all new juniors. In the Central Lancs division B our B team were beaten by Crusaders C by a score of 2 - 3, with a win from Kyle Pelling and draws from Gareth Ellis and Steve Flaherty. This result leaves us still at the top of the league.
 
 
06Dec19
 
We had 3 matches again this week with a win and 2 losses. In the MCF cup match our 4th team beat Bolton 4 by 4.5 - 0.5 with wins from Steve Mason, Tony Jinks, Derek Marsden and Peter Hurn and a draw from Ian Mitchell, we now need to beat Eccles 1 in the final. In the B&R league we had 2 matches in Div A our A team were well beaten by a very strong team from Blue Club the final score being 1 - 3, a win from Con Carey was not quite enough. In B&R Div B our C team (mostly juniors) lost to a very strong Bury side, the final score being 0.5 - 3.5 with a draw by Bill Walton. 
 
29Nov19
 
This week we only had 3 matches. In the MCF our 2nd team took on 3c's 3rd team and came out winners by a score of 4.5 - 2.5 wins from Bill O'Rourke, Ben Atueyi, Tony Jinks and Dave Almond and a draw from Carl Tillotson puts us top of the league. In the B&R league div B our C team hosted our B team and the B team came out winners by 3 - 1, wins from John Pickersgill, Lucas Stubbs and Malachy Fielding. The 4th team in the MCF league were away to Eccles 1st team and were narrowly beaten by 3.5 - 1.5, with a win from Peter Hurn and a draw from Derek Marsden.
 
22Nov19
 
We had 5 matches this week. Our B team took on Leyland B in the CLL Division B and won quite easily by 0.5 to 4.5, wins from Kyle Pelling, Dave Almond, Steve Flaherty and Thisumi Jayawarna and a draw fron Tarini Jayawarna gave us the points and puts us top of the league. Our B team in the B&R league Division B drew with Blue Club C team 2 - 2 with wins from Josh and Shaun Woodbridge. In the ELL Division 2 our B team played our A team and a draw was the outcome, wins from Kyle Pelling (A), Dave Almond (A), Peter Hurn(B) and Vic Pelling(B) and the draw between Steve Flaherty and Derek Marsden made up the 2.5 - 2.5 final score. This result keeps our A team on top of the league. Our Top team in the MCF Division A took on strong Bolton team and won by the score of 3 - 4, with wins from Nugith Jayawarna, Bill O'Rourke and Martyn Hamer and draws from Brett Lund and Peter Jowett. This result puts us top of Division A. Also in the MCF Division C our 3rd team were narrowly beaten by a strong Marple team, the final score being 4 - 3, wins from Peter Hurn and Thisumi Jayawarna and draws from Tarini Jayawarna and Dave Almond were not quite enough.
 
15Nov19
 
We had 5 matches this week the first of which saw our A team in the ELL Div2 beat Clitheroe B by a score of 1.5 to 3.5 with wins from Dave Almond, Peter Hurn and Kyle Pelling with a draw from Steve Flaherty. The 2nd match was also away at Bury, our C team took on Bury and were just beaten 3 - 1 but a good win from Josh Woodbridge. At home we had Our B team v Tameside B in the B&RL div 2 and they won 3 - 1 with wins from Peter Hurn, John T Crompton and John Pickersgill. In the other match at home our A team took on Blue Club B team and beat them 3 - 1 with wins from Dave Almond, Gareth Ellis and a default on board 4. The last match our ELL A team were again in action and they beat Crusaders D by 0.5 to 4.5, with wins from Dave Almond, Ian Mitchell, Peter Hurn and John T Crompton and a draw from Steve Flaherty.
 
08Nov19 

Only 2 matches this week, in the Manchester League our 5th Team were beaten by Bolton 5 in a cup match the final score being 3.5 - 1.5, a win for Mark Cooper and a draw for Josh Woodbridge were not quite enough. The other match was at home in the CLL league Division A, our A team beat Atherton A by 3 - 2 in a very close match with wins from Phillip Armstrong and Gareth Ellis and draws from Matthew Searles and James Carrington.

 
01Nov19

This week we had 3 matches 2 away and 1 at home. Our Bury and Rochdale A team went to Blue Club A and were beaten by 3 - 1 with a win from John Addison. Our Central Lancs B team played at Leyland and came out winners 3 - 2 with wins from Gareth Ellis and Peter Hurn and draws from Steve Mason and Dave Almond. Our Home match was our Bury and Rochdale C team played  Blue Club C and they got a very credible draw, 2 -2, with a win from Joshua Woodbridge and draws from James Wildsmith and Shaun Woodbridge.

 
 
24Oct19

This week we had 3 matches the first involved our 2nd Team away at Worsley and came away with a 4.5 - 2.5 win with wins from Dave Almond, Steve Flaherty, Akin Soyoye and Con Carey and a draw from Gareth Ellis. We had 2 home matches our 4th team played a strong Chorlton 4 in the MCF D div and were narrowly beaten 2 - 3 with draws from Tony Jinks and Steve Mason and a de fault win on board 5. The last match was in the ELL Div 2 and our B team beat Crusaders D team by 3 - 2 thanks to wins from Bill Walton, John Pickersgill and Pete Hurn, a good win considering their superior grades.

18Oct19

This week at the club we had only 2 matches were both were at home. Our top team in the Manchester League were up against a very strong team from Blue Club of Rochdale. On top board Nugith Jayawarna won his match, but Martyn Hamer was narrowly beaten on board 2. Board 3 was a win for Peter Jowett. On board 4 and 5 both James Carrington and Steve Horrocks were just beaten. On board 6 Bill O’Rourke beat a much higher graded player as did Gareth Ellis on board 7 to give us the 4 – 3 win. The other match was our 3rd team in the Manchester League and we ran out winners 6 – 1 against Northenden’s top team. Wins from Kyle Pelling, Dave Almond, Steve Flaherty, Tony Jinks and James Wildsmith with draws from Steve Mason and Con Carey gave us the points.

10Oct19

This week we had 4 matches, the first was our 4th team away at Bolton and we came out winners by 3 - 2, with wins from Mark Cooper, Peter Hurn and Akin Soyoye. Our 2nd match was away at Bury and we got beat 3 - 1 with 2 draws from Tony Jinks and Peter Hurn. On our club night we had 2 matches, our 2nd Team beat Bury in the MCF league by 5.5 - 1.5, wins from James Wildsmith, Akin Soyoye, Bill O'Rourke and Gareth Ellis with draws from Dave Almond, Steve Flaherty and Con Carey. In the last match our B team beat Great Lever B by 3 - 2, with wins from Peter Hurn and Derek Marsden and draws from Kyle Pelling and Steve Mason.

 
03Oct19
 We had a busy week 2 away matches on Tuesday and 3 matches at home yesterday. The first match was our 1st team away at Stockport and we got beat 5-2 with a win from Kyle Pelling and draws from Nugith Jayawarna and James Carrington. Our 5th Team was away at Chorlton and lost 5-0 we had a very youthful team but no defaults thanks to the Woodbridge family. On Wednesday our 3rd Team met Denton 1 at home and were narrowly beaten by 3-4, with wins from Kyle Pelling, Lucas Stubbs and draws from Tony Jinks and Steve Mason. In the CLL Div A our A team played Preston A and just lost 2-3 with draws from Bill O'Rourke, James Carrington, Matthew Searles and David Almond. In the ELL Div 2 our B team played Clitheroe B and managed a draw 2.5-2.5 thanks to wins from Derek Marsden and James Wildsmith and a draw from Peter Hurn.