You may be interested in more informal chess and there are currently these weekly opportunities: Monday Kinson Community Centre, Kinson 1.45pm to 5pm Tuesday Ludo Lounge, Southbourne Grove, Bournemouth 2.30pm to 5pm; Wednesday Flirt Café Chess Club, Bournemouth 2.30pm to 5pm, also Wednesday Amberwood Inn, Walkford around 8pm; Thursday, Highcliffe Community Association Greystones 1.45pm; Thursday, Caffe Tratt, High Street Swanage, 10.15am to 12.15pm, but please note Café Tratt is shut from 28 Nov ’18 and reopens 7 Feb ’19. During this time the chess sessions move to an upstairs room at Chococo, Swanage BH19 1DF; Friday The Crooked Book, Boscombe 11am to 1pm; Friday (from 2 Nov ’18) Royal British Legion, Wimborne from 10am

(There are no board fees, but chess players are expected to buy a drink, i.e tea/coffee/soft drink or something to eat)