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Forthcoming Events

25th May 2015

Essex HA Website Closes

Our website will be taken offline on May 25th 2015. A brand new site will then launch 3 weeks later at . All public information will be deleted, so please download anything that you may want. Most of the data is being backed up and will be uploaded to the new website . All personal area information should be kept and should be available for viewing after it has been transferred over to the new website. However, it is recommended that you backup your personal history just in case!

Recent News Items

11th May 2015
Essex Ladies League Secretary
The League Secretary will have very limited access to emails from Monday 11th May for the next 6 weeks.
26th April 2015
Umpire's Personal Area - IMPORTANT INFORMATION
Please note that from 26 April until 30 April Tex Solutions will be carrying out some modifications to the Umpires Personal Area section of the website

These changes are being done ready for our new website

As a result, you may experience technically problems when trying to access your ...
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23rd April 2015
Essex Hockey Website ... IMPORTANT INFORMATION ...(with link - click here)
The Essex Hockey website is about to undergo a major revamp, with a new design and system. We will also be launching on a new domain at or

The new website will be using FixturesLive for club and league administration and will continue with Tex Solutions for the umpiring ...
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19th April 2015
Spaces for the annual Essex Mixed 7s tournament going fast!
This year's tournament is being held a little later than usual, on Saturday June 20th, at Redbridge Sports Centre.

As ever, there will be a bar, BBQ, cake stall and hockey shop selling discounted kit on the day; not to mention a variety of awards from trophies to wooden spoons to watering ...
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3rd April 2015
Tribute to John Oakshatt Ė Essex VP and Junior Coach
It is with huge regret that we have to inform you that John Oakshatt, an Essex VP, sadly passed away on 15th March 2015 after a short illness.

About 300 people, including representatives of both Essex and East hockey, England XL club, NPUA, EHF, FIH and the Felsted and Lindsell communities, ...
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Menís Cup / Ladies Rosebowl ...(with link - click here)
We would like to invite your club to enter the Essex County Cup & Rosebowl Competitions. The Menís competition will be held on Saturday 12th September and the Womenís competition on Sunday 13th September.

Entries will be limited to the first ten teams who send in a completed form and entrance ...
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27th March 2015
New rules to be introduced ...(with link - click here)
England Hockey have announced that new rules will be introduced into the game of hockey. The full statement and further information on these changes from England can be found by following the link, but to summarise the changes:

1. Breaking at a Penalty Corner (All Hockey)
2. Free Hits awarded ...
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20th March 2015
Lee Valley Summer League
Lee Valley Hockey Centre are running a Summer League. It is a chance to play your hockey on the same pitches that are being used in the Euro Hockey Championships in August. This will be for both Ladies and Mens teams. The Mens competition will be held on Tuesday evenings and the Ladies on ...
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5th March 2015
England Hockey Launches NEW Umpires E-Learning CPD Module ...(with link - click here)
England Hockey has launched a new online training module - Decision Communication

This module is designed for new or inexperienced umpires and will help you understand how to communicate decisions effectively.

The module contains five sections. Your learning in each section will be helped by ...
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25th February 2015
Essex Schools, Youth Indoor and In2hockey Schools and Clubs Competitions Administrator
Following the recent retirement of the volunteer who held this position, ECHA is advertising this position as a paid role on a self-employed basis. Good Computer skills and some knowledge of the School and In2hockey competitions would be required.

The role involves:
ē Inviting Essex schools and ...
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