Newport Chess Club



Founded in 1855, Newport Chess Club is the oldest chess club in Wales.

New players are always welcome, whether you've never played before or you're an old pro.  Just turn up on the night - membership is very informal and you can come and go as you please.

We meet every Wednesday evening, from 7pm until 10:15pm at 

The Pen and Wig (upstairs)
Stow Hill

Free pub parking is available at the rear on North Street.

For more help finding us, see the map below. 

Email us ( using the form on the right for more information.