The Second Merthyr Tydfil Chess Championship was held in The Dowlais Community Centre on Tuesday 23 June. 182 children from nine Primary Schools from The Borough of Merthyr Tydfil took part. Everyone played 6 games, scoring individual points, plus points for their school.
Adam Toomey from Ysgol y Graig was the individual winner, being the only player with a perfect score. Gwaunfarren Primary School were the winning School, with Ysgol y Graig in second place, and St Mary's RC Primary School (last year's winners), Treoderhyw Primary School and Edwardsville Primary School coming joint third.