34th Bury League Congress

Welcome to the 34th Bury League Congress. I hope you can join us. If you haven't taken part in previous years, you may get a feel of things by viewing our Photo Archive. You can also view the 2015 results here.

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 3BA which takes drivers to the Parkway Multi Storey 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 2017.


We've negotiated special rates at the Dragonfly hotel. For more details and for other options please visit our Accommodation page.

Car Parking

Drivers are recommended to use the pay and display car park in Parkway (5 mins walk from the venue) or the multi-story car park on the opposite side of the road. See Map