35th Bury St Edmunds Congress

Work on the 35th Bury St Edmunds Congress is underway. We'll open for entries soon after the release of the ECF summer grades.

Results from previous events can be found via the relevant menu options. You may get a feel of things by viewing our Photo Archive.

The Venue

The apex is located in the arc shopping centre and is 10 minutes walk from Bury St Edmunds’ train station and 2 minutes from the bus station.

Satellite navigation users can use the postcode IP33 1TZ which takes drivers to the St Andrews long stay car park.

The Congress

A five round Swiss Tournament with Open, Major (u170), Intermediate (u145) and Minor (u120) sections.

An English Chess Federation Grand Prix event and an East Anglian Grand Prix event.

A qualifying event for the British Championships in 2018.

Car Parking

Drivers are recommended to use the St Andrews long stay car park, between Parkway and St Andrews Street North, IP33 1TZ. It is approximately 5 mins walk from the venue.

The RingGo (cashless parking) location code is 4486.