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Landlord buys hockey pitch to spruce up pub ahead of reopening

Phil Taylor may well have the same name as a great in darts, a pastime favourite in pubs, but the Norfolk landlord is bringing an infinitely more active sport …

Jo Hunter returns to Buckingham after leaving Surbiton

GB midfielder Jo Hunter is back in the club game after signing for Buckingham HC, the current national indoor hockey champions. After nearly 18 months away …

England Hockey optimistic on season start, Holland issues spectator edict

England Hockey’s return to hockey roadmap remains at Step 2, although the national governing body is still hopeful of the 2020/21 season taking place. …

How do I become a better hockey defender?

Our resident coaching expert Todd Williams has been giving the best advice for budding juniors since 2017 Q: My favourite player is Hollie Pearne-Webb. How do …

No one wants to be in hospital on Monday morning, says top hockey coach

By Richard Bright Jon Royce, the former GB coach, says that ‘mismatches’ in junior hockey skills are accounting for the current dangers at grass …

Beeston hockey matches set for regional free-to-air TV

By Richard Bright In what has been billed as a first for domestic hockey in England, the sport will be aired on free-to-air television for the 2020/21 season …

‘No black role models didn’t discourage me from playing hockey’

By Cassie Worth Darcy Bourne, the England under-21 player who went viral last week following an image shared by thousands at a Black Lives Matters protest, …

Coaching: The Top Trumps for hockey

Jack Rolfe explains why his MatchPlay Cards make hockey fun to understand The concept They say every idea starts with a problem and I suppose the first concept …

Racism in hockey: It’s time to open the dialogue and fix the issue

Opinion | By Stephen Williams Racism in hockey is nuanced. It’s not always abusive, although, as Tendo Kimuli explained in The Hockey Paper last week, it can …

Club hockey file: Kettering hit by council setback in growth bid

In our latest club file series, Jaime Cox, club chair and umpire, and Barry Coe, club vice chair discuss how Kettering, EH club of the year in 2018, is …