Council News etc.

We'd like to apologise for the excessive delay, but the minutes of the 2013 AGM are now finally available online, via the Members Area.



Last updated Thu Feb 13 2014. If you have any comments, please email the webmaster on web-master AT britgo DOT org.

Thanks to John Collins we now have a new system to handle online Registration for our Tournaments. This does not handle any payments, but allows anyone to enter a tournament using a simple online form, provide an ICS calendar entry and also look at the list of publicly available entrants.

This system is available as a free service to any Tournament Organiser who is a BGA member.

It provides a number of options for specifying different classes of entrants, early booking discounts etc. and provides the organiser with the full list of entrants as well as a file suitable for direct import into Godraw to potentially make the draw for the first round of the tournament. Tournaments can be created from scratch, by cloning another one, e.g.



Last updated Wed Mar 15 2017. If you have any comments, please email the webmaster on web-master AT britgo DOT org.

The 2014 AGM for the British Go Association will be held on 1st March 7:30pm as part of the British Go Congress at Butlins Resort, Bognor Regis

Any members with motions for inclusion on the Agenda are requested to send them to the Secretary by 15th January.



Last updated Wed Dec 18 2013. If you have any comments, please email the webmaster on web-master AT britgo DOT org.

The latest two sets of minutes are now available to be viewed by members here and here.



Last updated Wed Oct 09 2013. If you have any comments, please email the webmaster on web-master AT britgo DOT org.

The BGA AGM was held during the British Go Congress at Stevenage between 18:45 and 19:45 on 6th April.

  • The previous minutes were accepted, as were the accounts for 2012, presented by the Treasurer and approved by the Auditor.
  • The President, Secretary and Membership Secretary also presented reports.
  • The officers, auditor and three council members were re-elected.


Last updated Mon Apr 08 2013. If you have any comments, please email the webmaster on web-master AT britgo DOT org.

Although I've written in the forthcoming British Go Journal that all Council members are offering themselves for re-election, it turns out that two of the existing members have recently decided not to for a variety of personal reasons.

We thank them for their efforts and hope that they will still continue working with the BGA to promote and develop Go in the UK.

Nominations for Council membe



Last updated Wed Mar 20 2013. If you have any comments, please email the webmaster on web-master AT britgo DOT org.

This summarises the major discussions and actions from the BGA Council meetings 13th October and 2nd December 2012 and preceding discussions:



Last updated Thu Apr 25 2013. If you have any comments, please email the webmaster on web-master AT britgo DOT org.

This summarises the major discussions and actions from the BGA Council meeting 14th July 2012 and preceding discussions:



Last updated Wed Sep 05 2012. If you have any comments, please email the webmaster on web-master AT britgo DOT org.

This year, the BGA is making a concerted effort to attract new players to the game of go by encouraging new go clubs to form in Universities and Colleges.



Last updated Wed May 30 2012. If you have any comments, please email the webmaster on web-master AT britgo DOT org.

This summarises the major discussions and actions from the BGA Council meeting 22nd April 2012 and preceding discussions:



Last updated Fri May 25 2012. If you have any comments, please email the webmaster on web-master AT britgo DOT org.
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