The English Chess Federation (ECF) is the governing chess organisation in England and is affiliated to FIDE.
The European Chess Union (ECU) is an independent association for the interests of European chess.
Chess is played all over the world.
Ian Candlish Kirkwood, Lord Kirkwood (8 June 1932 – 22 April 2017) QC was a Senator of the College of Justice of the Supreme Courts of Scotland.
Paul Motwani (born 13 June 1962) is a Scottish chess grandmaster.
Robert Forbes Combe (16 August 1912 – 12 February 1952) was a Scottish lawyer and chess player who caused a major upset when he won the 1946 British Chess Championship ahead of several more established players.
The Scottish Chess Championship is organised by Chess Scotland, formerly the Scottish Chess Association.