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Buckingham await full season before Premier Division verdict

Buckingham women's coach on league restructure, new women's sponsor and fears over league rejig creating 'closed top six' Zak Jones, Buckingham women's coach, is expecting another “really interesting” season in the Premier Division following last season’s curtailment. With a new...

Will we ever lift the domestic game to raise hockey attendances?

As our #watchyour1s campaign gets set to return for a second season, domestic fan IAN SWINDELLS hopes that those that watch GB home games can be converted regularly to the Premier Division Well another domestic season begins on the back...

Holcombe looking to grow crowds, TV platform and professionalism

Top Kent side on installing cameras, the sport going professional and attracting crowds back to hockey Holcombe chairman Brian Field believes that his club is ready for what will hopefully be a full season ahead in the men's Premier Division. The Kent...

Star-studded Wimbledon aim to muscle in on Premier Division big guns

Wimbledon women have their eyes set firmly on a top-six place in Phase One of the Premier Division season as they look to improve on last season’s strong start. The London outfit sat second after six games in 2020/21 before...

East Grinstead look to ‘integral’ Laura Unsworth and Ellie Rayer

East Grinstead will be buoyed by the success of two Tokyo Olympic hockey stars as the West Sussex club look to continue their assault at the top of the league table. Mary Booth and Jason Lee’s side were leading the...

Wait pays off as Dunfermline Carnegie score debut top flight win

Dunfermline Carnegie finally got their Scottish Hockey Premier Division status under way after more than a year - and 112 in total - awaiting the chance. Dunfermline and Carnegie were handed promotion to Scotland's top tier for the first time...

Old Alex start new EY Hockey League in fine fettle

Old Alex were the big winners on day one of the women’s EY Hockey League as they got the best of Belfast Harlequins 4-1 while the other three times on the agenda ended in close-fought draws.  With Olympians Lena Tice...

The 3G curse: ‘We don’t know how we are going to continue to facilitate hockey’

We hear from four more clubs across England under the cosh from 3G and the widespread lack of hockey provision Correspondence to The Hockey Paper continues to grow - and there is no sign of stopping as clubs get word...

Broken hockey goals, waterlogged pitch and changing to 3G. What’s the future?

Jo Swarbrick, of Brookfield HC in North West England, says that even forward planning has scuppered buoyant club's hopes in face of 3G Since 2011, when we got kicked off the Lancashire Football Association astro pitch, our club in Bamber...

England hockey summer 2022 ticket ballot set to close

Hockey fans have until Sunday evening to enter the ticket ballot for England's men and women summer of London action in the FIH Hockey Pro League. With Commonwealth Games and women's World Cup action in 2022, Great Britain will revert...
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Alan Forsyth on GB Hockey Olympics: I gave away all my kit

Alan Forsyth, English club hockey's leading scorer who was picked as a GB reserve in Tokyo, has revealed he...
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