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Hockey Premier Division transfers 2020/21: Latest ins and outs

By The Hockey Paper staff Welcome to our ever popular men’s and women’s English Premier Division hockey transfers. We will be adding to the list in …

Community hockey project brings new audience to Surbiton

With successes at national level for the first teams and Colts sides, it’s easy to assume that Surbiton HC is a club focused solely on elite hockey. The …

England Hockey’s bold vision to boost talent development for all

By Richard Bright England and Great Britain Hockey has laid out a blueprint which the national governing body recognises will be a “seismic change” …

English domestic hockey in line for September opening

By Cassie Worth Women’s outdoor champions Surbiton will play national indoor champions Buckingham, while East Grinstead men open up against newcomers …

School and leisure centre closures pose problem for club hockey

As hockey moves nearer the Step 5 roadmap and a full return to competitive play in England, the sport’s myriad of different set ups – from clubs …

Alex Danson: ‘It was unusual to see a young kid so willing’

In our last print issue, we produced an 8-page special on Alex Danson’s fine field hockey career. Here, we speak to one of her first coaches I first saw …

England Hockey praises clubs as roadmap for full return to play continues

By Cassie Worth England Hockey says that although “outstanding work” has been done to get full competitive hockey back up and running, …

Watchyour1s: The fans hockey needs to find in droves

Surbiton supporters stumbled across the sport but more can be done to attract new fans It took a walk down the length of the pitch, past the supporters finding …

Getting safety ready for the new hockey season

Published before the pandemic, England Hockey were keen to respond to questions posed by The Hockey Paper’s readers around safety in our sport. Are …

Bowdon ‘surprised’ at England Hockey league outcome decision

One of the national league clubs hoping to keep their Premier Division ambitions alive following the curtailment of the 2019/20 season has been left …