24/10/20 Puzzle: Solution

Solution to the chess puzzle from 24/10/20. Checkmate in one move, with solutions available for white and black. Winners of the block are announced!

Understanding Descriptive Notation

Gone but not forgotten – a chess article by IM Michael Basman on understanding descriptive notation as opposed to algebraic notation. Illustrations, and an example game show how to use and read descriptive notation with ease.