A belated welcome to 3 new UK Clubs: Grimsby, Llansannan (North Wales) - now moved to Abergele - and Northampton.

Also, welcome back to the resurrected club in York and the reopened location in Edinburgh following a fire earlier this year.

There have also been some venue changes for Birmingham, Milton Keynes and Leeds in the last few months, so don't forget to check the [club list](/c





Last updated Thu Oct 27 2011. If you have any comments, please email the webmaster on web-master AT britgo DOT org.

Apologies for the delay - the highlights of the Council meeting held in March and July have now been posted online. Minutes of all Council meetings are available to BGA members by contacting the Secretary.

The next Council meeting is being held on 6th November 2011. Please contact a Council member if you wish to raise anything for discussion there.





Last updated Wed Oct 26 2011. If you have any comments, please email the webmaster on web-master AT britgo DOT org.
Tournament Name: 
London International Teams
Venue: 
Nippon Club
Tournament Date: 
16 October 2011

Ms Kobayashi Chizu, 5p, visited the UK in the middle of October. She gave two interesting game reviews to the players at the Autumn London International Teams match. Further details and results of this match, won by China A, are available.





Last updated Mon Oct 24 2011. If you have any comments, please email the webmaster on web-master AT britgo DOT org.

British Go Journal number 153 (Autumn 2010) plus the Book review and SGF files from BGJ 157 (Autumn 2011) are now available online.

BGJ 157 will be sent to members of the BGA shortly - join now to receive future printed issues.





Last updated Sat Oct 22 2011. If you have any comments, please email the webmaster on web-master AT britgo DOT org.
Tournament Name: 
Shrewsbury
Venue: 
Gateway Centre
Tournament Date: 
2 October 2011

The winner of this year's Shrewsbury tournament was Toby Manning, after a long struggle with Baron Allday, who creatively made eyes for two wandering dragons only to find his safe corner die as a result. Toby collected his prize at a run and departed to catch a plane to Kosovo, now less of a war zone than the Go board. Kathleen Timmins also won three games.





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Tournament Name: 
Pandanet Go European Team Championship
Venue: 
Pandanet
Tournament Date: 
4 October 2011

The British team lost their first match in the new season of the. Pandanet Go European Team Championship. Their B-League fixture against Belgium ended as a 3-1 defeat. The team of Bei Ge, Des Cann, Alex Selby and Andrew Simons battled hard, but only won on board 4.





Last updated Wed Nov 02 2011. If you have any comments, please email the webmaster on web-master AT britgo DOT org.
Tournament Name: 
Swindon
Venue: 
Swindon
Tournament Date: 
18 September 2011

Despite having trouble getting the community centre unlocked, the Swindon Tournament went well and attracted 36 players. Winning again after a gap of six years was Bei Ge (5 dan), who beat Francis Roads in the last round. Francis led the Wanstead club to victory in the team prize.





Last updated Fri Nov 11 2011. If you have any comments, please email the webmaster on web-master AT britgo DOT org.
Tournament Name: 
British Go Championship 2011
Venue: 
UK
Tournament Date: 
3 July 2011 - 17 September 2011

In a nail-biting game in Camden Town, Matthew Macfadyen beat Nick Krempel to take the title of British Go Champion for - if your administrator can count after 8 hours of relaying a game - the twenty-fifth time.





Last updated Tue Nov 08 2011. If you have any comments, please email the webmaster on web-master AT britgo DOT org.
Tournament Name: 
British Championship
Venue: 
Camden, London
Tournament Date: 
17 September 2011

In an exciting third and deciding game Matthew Macfadyen killed a group early on and held on against everything Nick Krempel could throw at him. Eventually Nick had to resign allowing Matthew to be champion for another year.

Details





Last updated Sat Sep 17 2011. If you have any comments, please email the webmaster on web-master AT britgo DOT org.
Tournament Name: 
Northern
Venue: 
Stockport
Tournament Date: 
11 September 2011

Richard Moulds won this year's Northern tournament. Although there were only 21 players, there were four other prize winners on maximum wins, namely: Ron Bell, Roger Huyshe, James Brownrigg and Brian Timmins. Also noteworthy is the fact that Adan Mordcovich from Wanstead, the youngest player to attend, was placed second overall.

Results





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