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interview 8: All About Chess with
Episode 524th May 2022 • - If I were the Minister for Education • Simon Lewis
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Probably my own claim to fame was that I once represented Ireland in the Olympics playing chess. And before you go googling, it was 1993 and it was the Jewish Olympics and I was 14. While I stopped playing seriously I've always loved the game so I was delighted to meet with Damien Fallon and Liam Murray from to talk about Chess in Schools. are running a number of summer courses in 2022 to help teachers to teach chess in schools. You can find out more: or on their website