Google DeepMind Chess Pioneers meet Rachel Reeves and Demis Hassabis

Our Google DeepMind Chess Pioneers paid a visit to the offices of Google DeepMind and met a couple of very special guests Read more

Wrexham Schools Challenge Chess Match

CSC commenced teaching at Primary Schools in Wrexham in November 2023 Read more

BPET tournament 2024

CSC organised simultaneous tournaments in Reading and London for schools in the Bellevue Place Education Trust. Read more

Stepney Primary Schools Chess League 2023-24

This year's Stepney Primary Schools Chess League has reached its halfway point. Read more

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City of London Schools Chess Tournament 2024

A record number of children took part in the fifth edition of this fantastic tournament run by CSC. Read more

World Prison Chess Championships 2023

CSC Prison Coordinator, Peter Sullivan, captained the England teams in the World Prison Chess Championships. Read more

Woody Harrelson visits HMP Wormwood Scrubs

CSC CEO Malcolm Pein recently took Hollywood actor and chess fanatic Woody Harrelson to visit one of our prison clubs. Read more

London Chess Classic 2023 Schools' Day

CSC welcomed 150 children from across London for a day of fun chess activities including meeting the Grandmasters from the London Chess Classic. Read more

Google DeepMind Chess Pioneers

Chess in Schools and Communities partners with Google DeepMind and UCL Academy to deliver a unique course on AI to state school students. Read more

CSC Junior Grand Prix Round One

The first event in the CSC Junior Grand Prix took place on Saturday 23rd September. Read more


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CSC Newham Schools' Tournament 2023

CSC organised a tournament for all its schools in Newham at the magnificent Stratford Old Town Hall. The children were joined by several councillors who competed in their own event alongside. Read more

CSC match: Torriano vs Netley

CSC organised a match between teams from two Camden primary schools - an extremely hard-fought affair. Read more

CSC Southwark Schools' Tournament

CSC organised a tournament for its schools in Southwark to mark the end of the academic year Read more

Westminster Schools' Chess Tournament 2023

CSC organised a tournament for Westminster schools in the magnificent Lord Mayor's Parlour at Westminster City Hall Read more

Chess Tutor Training Days Academic Year 22/23

Our previous Tutor Training Days 2022/23 Read more

The CSC Junior Chess Grand Prix

The Junior Chess Grand Prix is a series of free chess tournaments organised by the charity, Chess in Schools and Communities, aimed at children aged 6 to 18. All tournaments will be held at The UCL Academy, Adelaide Rd, London, NW3 3AQ and consist of 6 rounds/games, with all competitors playing in all rounds. Read more