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Interesting facts about England

London used to be the largest and most influential city in the world. With a population of 12 million, it remains the largest city in Europe.

The world’s largest and oldest chained library is in Hereford Cathedral, which also contained the world’s best preserved Mappa Mundi.

The world’s oldest public zoo opened in London in 1828.

London Heathrow Airport is the world’s busiest airports by international passenger traffic, and the third for total traffic.

English people consume more tea per capita than anybody else in the world.

English Draughts Association

President of federation Jolliff, J.
Phone +44-150-2220548

Tel +44-161-6432985
Fax +44-161-2755819
E-mail johnr@maths.man.ac.uk

Reade, J.
123 Andover Avenue Middleton
M241JQ Manchester  
England

Best rated players Wim Martin, David Harwood, John Reade

 

News

  • EDC Executive Board Meeting 9/2023 – minutes (updated 25.01.2024)

    24.01.2024

    Dear Friends,here below, attached, in English and French the Minutes of the EDC Executive Board Meeting 9/2023 (the fourth one of the Executive Board elected on 05.08.2023), met online, on 14th December 2023.A friendly draughts embrace to all of you.Carlo …

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  • EDC Executive Board Meeting 8/2023 – minutes

    05.01.2024

    Dear Friends,here below, attached, in English, French, Ukrainian and Russian the Minutes of the EDC Executive Board Meeting 8/2023 (the second one of the Executive Board elected on 05.08.2023), met online, on 9th November 2023.A friendly draughts embrace to all …

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  • EDC Executive Board Meeting 7/2023 – minutes

    14.11.2023

    Dear Friends,here below, attached, in English, French, Ukrainian and Russian the Minutes of the EDC Executive Board Meeting 7/2023 (the second one of the Executive Board elected on 05.08.2023), met online, on 10th October 2023.A friendly draughts embrace to all …

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  • European Blitz & Rapid Championships 2023

    02.11.2023

    The European Blitz & Rapid Championships took place in Beilen (Netherlands) on 28 and 29 October.In the Rapid Jan Groenendijk (NED) won; 2nd Jos Stokkel (NED)  and 3rd Aleksej Domchev (LTU). Among the women, Darya Tkachenko (NED) won, followed by …

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  • EC Rapid and Blitz streaming broadcast

    27.10.2023

    EC Rapid and Blitz are broadcast by RTV Drenthe. Link:EC Rapid and Blitz Broadcast by RTV DrentheThis link will be open on Saturday from 09:00 till 18:00 (EC Rapid) and Sunday from 11:00 till 15:30 (EC Blitz). Roel Boomstra will …

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Ladies and gentleman, let the games begin!