Happy New Year to everyone
2021 offers much to look forward to, especially once the forthcoming vaccinations help our superb NHS and the entire Nation reach some form of normality, hopefully by the summer.
In the meantime we can still play our beautiful game online.
Indeed in many ways chess has blossomed during the lock down period, thanks to great, easy to use and FREE sites such as Lichess & chess.com, the excitement of watching the top players in the world playing blitz, and, of course, the charms of Beth Harmon in the wonderful drama ‘ The Queen’s Gambit’
Here is a puzzle to kickstart our chess brian cell(s)
White to Mate in 3