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Forthcoming Events

20th Apr 2015

Essex HUA Umpire Season Expenses Deadline

All umpires must claim their expenses when they have completed all their appointments. Please claim at the latest by 20 April

14th May 2015

Essex HA ECHA AGM (19:30) @ Chelmer Park (Chelmsford Hockey Club)

Notice is hereby given to all members of ECHA that the AGM will be held on Thursday 14th May 2015 at Chelmer Park (Chelmsford Hockey Club). Any nominations for committee members must be sent to the Honorary Secretary, Hillary Patterson, via email

21st May 2015

Essex HUA AGM (19:30) @ Chelmer Park (Chelmsford Hockey Club)

The EHUA AGM will be taking place on Thursday 21st May 2015 at Chelmer Park (Chelmsford Hockey Club).

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Recent News Items

21st April 2015
EHUA AGM - 21 May
As many will have read the EHUA AGM is to be held on the 21st May at Chelmsford HC , Chelmer Park.
Please support this event. There will be some sandwiches provided for those who have to come straight from work and the bar will be open .
We are attempting to circulate all reports form the ...
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12th April 2015
ECHA - Notice of AGM
Notice is hereby given to all members of ECHA that the AGM will be held on Thursday 14th May 2015 starting 19:30 at Chelmer Park (Chelmsford Hockey Club).

Any nominations for committee members must be sent to the Honorary Secretary, Hillary Patterson, via email
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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25th March 2015
Essex Trophy Competition, Saturday 25th April, 2015 ...(with link - click here)
Entries for the Essex Trophy Competition are now open for Mens teams in Div 5SE or lower and Ladies teams in Essex Div 3 or lower.

The competition will be run on Saturday 25th April (both men & ladies). Entries will be on a first come first served basis.

If you would like to send in an entry ...
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20th March 2015
Misuse of Social Media
All players, umpires and club officials are reminded of the potential serious implications of comments on Twitter, Facebook etc. Please remember that what you post is in the public domain, so do not put up offensive or derogatory comments about players, umpires or teams as this could result in ...
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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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16th March 2015
Essex Junior Acdemy Competitions 2015
On the 8th March the Essex Academy groups had their first East Festivals of 2015 .Playing as the Essex Scimitars or the Essex Blades, in mixed standard teams the un 13 boys and girls and the un15 girls had a very successful day . Winning 6 games drawing 2 and losing two. Great start.
March 8th saw ...
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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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