June 16, 2008: The Second Hatherleigh Chess Challenge held on Saturday 14 th in the Town Square produced a fun afternoon for the 16 keen players as they battled for the bottle. The Hatherleigh Board 1 John and Alan an outsider from Bideford, who happened to be cycling past, shared the prizes. Shown here being presented with their wine and certificates from the Hatherleigh Captain Barry Coward, who is reluctantly keeping a tight grip of the bottles. Even our infamous auctioneer Mr. Pyle turned up for a game and took advantage my state alcoholic intake provided by the Tally Ho!.
The Hatherleigh Group meet on a regular basis at 41 Bridge Street on the first Saturday of each Month for an informal match the next one being on the 5 th July. Bring a board if you have one and play away!