Kings Head Chess Club, London

Kings Head Chess Club

How do I join the Kings Head Chess Club?

When you join the Kings Head, team captains will email you with invitations to play in our many league matches (see our fixtures lists at the top left of the page). All levels of player are welcome. Membership fees are spent on venue hire, equipment and club fees for the English Chess Federation and the leagues in which we play.

Send a cheque for £50.00 payable to "Kings Head Chess Club" to our treasurer
Ian Adam
32 Braithwaite Tower
Hall Place
W2 1LP

This covers the season 2021 - end of August 2022. We are not currently set up for card or electronic payments.

If you have a printer, an application form is available here. If not, write including your:

Email address (most club correspondence is via email)
Postal address (used rarely)
Telephone number (may be useful for short-notice contact)

If you have preferences about which leagues / matches you would like to play in (or not play in), state your choices.

If you have a current (or previous) ECF grade, FIDE rating or Elo rating from another body such as the

include your rating. If not, send any results from matches or tournaments in which you have played recently, with opponents' grades / ratings if you have them. If you have only played against friends, computer programs or on the Internet, mention this and we'll put you into appropriate team squads.

You should shortly receive (via email) further details of the club and invitations to play from team captains.