Chess Club celebrate 90th birthday of member Vincent

Published 06/11/2013 | 05:22

Vincent Denard who celebrated his 90th birthday recently plays one of the youngest members of Bray Chess Club, Sean Kilcullen (10).
Vincent Denard who celebrated his 90th birthday recently plays one of the youngest members of Bray Chess Club, Sean Kilcullen (10).

THE members of Bray Chess Club had a special evening last Wednesday to celebrate the 90th Birthday of their oldest member; Vincent Denard.

Vincent was presented with a 'chess cake' specially made by Liam McGarry of 'The Larder' in Bray.

The club president; Mervyn Honner made a presentation to Vincent of a

Tournament bag, containing a set board and digital clock, which is engraved: 'From all his friends in Bray-Greystones Chess Club.'

Vincent said he was very grateful to everyone and had not expected such a wonderful reception.

He and his friends then enjoyed a night of blitz chess fun with many of his friends.

'Long may he continue to make the right move,' said Mervyn.

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