We meet on Mondays from 7.30pm
The Trades Club, Holme Street, Hebden Bridge.
Our juniors also meet on Mondays between 6.00pm and 7.15pm.
We charge an annual membership fee which runs from September 1st to August 31st.
- £25 for adults (an additional venue subscription fee of £10 is also payable for those who are not a members of the Trades Club)
For non-members a weekly subscription is collected.
- £2 for adults (up to a maximum of £25 per year)
- £1 for senior citizens and those who are unemployed
- £0.25p for juniors
If it is competitive chess you’re after then you’ve come to the right place! We currently have four teams participating in the Calderdale Chess League. The ‘A’, ‘B’ and ‘C’ teams plays in League Division 1 and the ‘D’ team plays in League Division 2. Our ‘A Team’ won the League 1 title in 2011-12 and 2012-13. They are also the current holders of the Team Lightning Chess title.
As of August 2018, members of The Golden Lion chess team in Todmorden merged with Hebden Bridge Chess Club. The Golden Lion team will continue to play their matches at The Golden Lion pub and will operate as ‘Hebden Bridge A (Golden Lion)’ in the Calderdale Evening Chess League.