Personal Notes

Ok I hadn't updated my finger notes in an embarrassingly long time so here goes:

Oops just noticed hadn't updated this one either - living in Poet's Corner, Acton with my wonderful WIFE Sue (finger poubelle)

Commonwealth and British Champion 2012. Current FIDE 2654 and running at 2665

This note is dedicated to the memory of Jessie Gilbert, Rest In Peace, 30 January 1987 - 26 July 2006

I've written a few books. My most recent is the two volume, GM Repertoire Dragon

Looking for strong tournaments and leagues to play in around the world. Send me an email or message if you have any information

My website, is updated quite frequently these days by both me and Sue

Check out for various DVDs including the one I did on the Killer Grand Prix

My mother is an author and has written novels as well as a book for Chess Parents. Check out for more info

Enigmatic says: professional chessplayer, part time gambler, and full time monstah

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