35th Bury St Edmunds Congress

Results from previous events are available here. 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.

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.