Chess Club celebrate 90th birthday of member Vincent
Published 06/11/2013 | 05:22
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.