Announcement

British Go Journal 155 (Spring 2011) has just been posted to members.

The game records and problems are, as usual, now on the website: http://www.britgo.org/bgj/issue155.

Also included in this issue are some Book and Software reviews.



Last updated Mon May 09 2011. If you have any comments, please email the webmaster on web-master AT britgo DOT org.

The BGA is currently aware of around 75 active Go Clubs in the UK - but we'd like to know more to give us a better idea of what we can do to help clubs and what clubs can do that's good for, for example, recruitment.



Last updated Thu Apr 28 2011. If you have any comments, please email the webmaster on web-master AT britgo DOT org.

A week has passed since the Tohoku-Pacific Ocean Earthquake and Tsunami struck, which has been a disaster of unprecedented proportions for Japan.

The BGA is not organising a specific fund for people to donate to the relief operations. However, we are pleased to direct you to the one organised by the Japanese Ambassador.



Last updated Fri Mar 25 2011. If you have any comments, please email the webmaster on web-master AT britgo DOT org.

"The Ring of Water" is the fifth book in the Young Samurai series of teenage novels by Chirs Bradford. It was published by Puffin on 3rd March 2011. Its hero is an English boy stranded in 17th Century Japan who has learnt to be a Samurai in order to survive. In this book he has to play a game of Go against a Japanese lord in order to gain freedom for him and his friends.



Last updated Fri Mar 04 2011. If you have any comments, please email the webmaster on web-master AT britgo DOT org.

We've finalised an agreement with Pentangle Puzzles and Games for them to be our preferred supplier for Go books and sets. This entitles our members to receive 15% discount on purchases of all Go books and eq



Last updated Thu Mar 03 2011. If you have any comments, please email the webmaster on web-master AT britgo DOT org.

As part of our ambition to increase the number of British players above 4 dan we are planning a teaching weekend for strong players in Letchworth, Hertfordshire for the weekend April 1st-3rd.

Guo Juan (5 dan professional) will be the teacher, with a variety of lectures and exercises as we had last year.



Last updated Wed Feb 23 2011. If you have any comments, please email the webmaster on web-master AT britgo DOT org.

As a further service to the Go world we have now started providing a number of Book Reviews online as part of our website.



Last updated Fri Feb 18 2011. If you have any comments, please email the webmaster on web-master AT britgo DOT org.

Please note that our previous announcement about bookings was in error in that the hotel mentioned should have been the Premier Inn and not the Best Western. There are currently plenty of rooms at the Premier Inn.

The website has the correct and up-to-date information.

We apologise for this confusion.



Last updated Thu Feb 10 2011. If you have any comments, please email the webmaster on web-master AT britgo DOT org.
Online Team League Season 3
KGS
1 February 2011 - 15 December 2011

The draw has now been done for Season 3 of the online team league.

There are 6 teams in each of divisions 1 and 2 so the intention is that each team will play 5 matches roughly a month apart between February and June.

There are 5 teams in each of divisions 3 and 4 so each team will play 4 matches roughly 6 weeks apart with one bye between February and June.



Last updated Fri Jan 28 2011. If you have any comments, please email the webmaster on web-master AT britgo DOT org.

The closing date for the third season of our online Team League and the first season of our Individual League is 24th January, so if you're interested in joining you need to hurry.

More details are available here



Last updated Fri Jan 21 2011. If you have any comments, please email the webmaster on web-master AT britgo DOT org.
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