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Press vs Organisation 2016 Champions Trophy
Sunday, June 26th, 2016

The Hockey Makers, an enthusiastic organisation team of volunteers at the Champions Trophy, beat a depleted media team 6-3 on the main pitch at Queen Elizabeth Park on Thursday.

George Pinner wins Chris Moore award
Monday, June 20th, 2016

George Pinner, after an outstanding display of goalkeeping, was chosen as Britain’s best player in the 2016 Hero Champions Trophy by members of the Hockey Writers Club.

Monday, June 20th, 2016

The Marjorie Pollard Award will this year be given to the outstanding UK player at the women's Champions Trophy in London. Voting is open to members who are at the tournament or who watch the games on television.

Voting for the award will close at 7pm on Saturday June 25, after GB's final pool game (vs Australia).

The HWC intends to present the award at the venue the following day.

GW MEdia Centre
Monday, June 13th, 2016

The former chairman of the Hockey Writers Club, Graham Wilson, who died in February, has been honoured at this years Champions Trophy tournament in London.

Journalists and photographers from around the world have been working in the "Graham Wilson Media Centre" at the Lee Valley complex on the Olympic Park. 

Pat Rowley
Saturday, June 11th, 2016

Veteran hockey writer Patrick John Phillip Rowley, better known worldwide as Pat Rowley, has been awarded the British Empire Medal for services to hockey in the Queen’s Birthday Honours List published today.

Fieldhockey
Monday, June 6th, 2016

Hockey Writers' Club member George Brink has just celebrated 20 years of running the fieldhockey.com website. Here's the piece from his site reflecting on that period:

HOCKEY CROSSROADS!

Today marks the 20th anniversary of the start of Fieldhockey.com on 3 June 1996!

Tuesday, March 22nd, 2016

HOLCOMBE clinched the final play-off place in the Investec Premier Division with a 3-2 win at Clifton with goals from Emily Maguire, Nicola White and Sarah Jones. The hopes of the other contenders East Grinstead were ended after a 2-1 home defeat by the bottom club Buckingham who, despite the win, are relegated.

Bowdon Hightown avoided automatic relegation, recovering from a 3-2 deficit to win 5-3 at Reading, and face next month’s relegation/promotion play-offs with the Conference champions Slough, Wakefield and Sutton Coldfield.

Friday, March 18th, 2016

SURBITON teenager Evan Kimber hit a hat-trick in his side’s 6-3 win at Cannock which consolidated their second place and condemned Cannock to automatic relegation.

Friday, March 11th, 2016

SURBITON'S Wales international Rupert Shipperley scored a double in his side’s 2-1 win at Reading which took them above their opponents into second place, and brought them a second success, on the Premier Division’s double header weekend. Shipperley said: “We’re starting to get the momentum and progressing in the right direction, leading up to the play-offs, after three defeats in February.”

Graham Wilson
Thursday, March 3rd, 2016

The following article on Graham is courtesy of the Daily Express.

Letter - Graham Wilson
Wednesday, March 2nd, 2016

The Hockey Writers' Club has received the following letter of condolence from the International Hockey Federation following the untimely death of our late chairman, Graham Wilson. We thank the FIH for their condolences which reflect the high esteem in which Graham was held by the hockey community.

Wednesday, March 2nd, 2016

HOLCOMBE keeper George Pinner produced a superb display in the 1-1 draw at Surbiton to maintain the Kent club's unbeaten record.

Monday, February 29th, 2016

The funeral for Graham Wilson will be on Friday March 11 at St Andrew’s Church, 222 High Street, Hornchurch RM12 6QP, at 2pm followed by the wake at Havering Hockey Club, Harrow Lodge Park, Hornchurch, RM11 1ET, at 3pm.

The Art of Hockey - from the 1986 World Cup
Thursday, February 25th, 2016

The Hockey Museum has launched a UK-wide competition for primary schools, with the winning design being displayed at the Rio 2016 Olympic Games.

Higgins-Logo 150px
Wednesday, January 20th, 2016

The Hockey Writers’ Club is pleased to announce the 2015 winners of the Higgins Group  plc Youth  and  Junior Awards with the presentations to be made at the Annual Awards Presentation Lunch on Wednesday 20th January 2016 at the Royal Thames Yacht Club, Knightsbridge. 

HWC Sponsors: Investec - Mercian
Tuesday, January 12th, 2016

The Hockey Writers Club is proud to announce that the prestigious Player of the Year awards will be each be sponsored by leading hockey partners.

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