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Diary Items to Note

17th March 2018Last Scheduled League date for the 2017/18 season
28th March 201819:30League Committee Meeting @ The Hankridge Arms, Hankridge Way, Riverside Taunton, Somerset, TA1 2LR
23rd April 201819:30South Area Meeting @ @ Pavilion in the Park, OCRA, Okehampton,EX20 1PZ
24th April 201819:30North Area Meeting @ Old Bristolians HC, Longwood Lane, Failand, Bristol, BS8 3TQ
25th April 201819:30South Wales Area Meeting @ The Haywain Public House, Coychurch Road, Brackla, Bridgend. CF31 2AP
9th May 201819:30League Committee Meeting @ The Hankridge Arms, Hankridge Way, Riverside Taunton, Somerset, TA1 2LR

Latest News

9th FebCentral Area Secretary

In a temporary arrangement by the League for the remaining part of the 2017/18 season, I have taken over responsibilities as Central Area Secretary. Should your club have any concerns with teams playing within this area then please contact myself for help and assistance. If there are also any outstanding issues that have previously been raised and have not yet been resolved then please also advise me.

On behalf of the Go Crea8 Hockey League I apologies for the inconvenience this may have caused.

Thank you
Andrew Harvey
Central Area Secretary (temporary)
01392 254835 (H)
Email: andrew968harvey@btinternet.com

2nd FebWest Central 2 - Firebrands F

Firebrands F have withdrawn from West Central division 2. All fixtures concerning this team have now been removed.

20th JanSponsorship of the West of England & South Wales Hockey League

The West of England and South Wales hockey league is offering the unique opportunity to a company, small business or individual to become the flagship sponsor of the league for the next three seasons commencing next year (2018/19 season).

The total package includes:

• Exclusive naming rights of the league
• Banner on the league website linking directly to company website
• Clubs being incentivised to host a similar banner and/or logo of the sponsor on their own website
• The opportunity to attend any (or all) of the three yearly league area meetings to present trophies and give a short presentation to clubs
• Company logo on all official league correspondence
• Company name and logo on any clothing which the league may produce (no commitment is given that such materials will be produced during the life of the contract)

Interested parties are invited to submit a confidential bid for the next three years naming rights of the league to the League Secretary along with details of the nature of the companies business by 28th February 2018.

If you require any further information or wish to submit a bid please contact Jonathan Watts – Jonwattsabroad@hotmail.com

19th Jan

Mid Somerset B have withdrawn from South East Division 3. All fixtures concerning this team have now been removed.

25th Nov (2017)West Central 3 - North Somerset C

North Somerset C have withdrawn from West Central division 3. All fixtures concerning this team have now been removed.

17th Nov (2017)SHIRT NUMBERS!

Clubs are reminded that it is a requirement for all teams to have SHIRT NUMBERS worn when playing in a mens' league match. See Rule 9.2 ............Clubs who continually ignore this requirement may find their status playing within the GoCrea8 Hockey League being questioned as to their viability to participate with in it!

26th Oct (2017)Match card email address

Reminder to all GoCrea8 hockey league clubs. The email you send match cards to is just for match cards. Any other issues please contact Your Area Secretary

3rd Oct (2017)Match Cards

After the first weekend of matches, it appears some of you are using old match cards. Please only use the match card available from this website under "information and downloads", which should have a space for the umpires' registration numbers. Your co-operation would be much appreciated.

28th Sep (2017)De Cymru Division 1 - Cardiff & Met F

Cardiff & Met F have withdrawn from De Cymru division 1. All fixtures concerning this team have now been removed.

27th Sep (2017)East Central 2 - Yate B

Yate B have withdrawn from East Central division 2. All fixtures concerning this team have now been removed.

21st Sep (2017)Umpire information on Match Cards

Please remember that it IS REQUIRED that Umpire Names and registration numbers are entered onto the Match Cards,this applies to all divisions, and applies to all umpires. Even if they are appointed by an umpires association or by a club!

21st Sep (2017)Club Expenses/Discounts Etc.

As reported at the Area Meetings the League committee have now paid traveling expenses to clubs who qualified for payments. Clubs which also incurred NO penalties last season have also benefited this season with a reduction of Affiliation fees.......Well done to those clubs!

Please remember that there is also a discount for clubs who include the GoCrea8 Logo on the front page of their websites, please send a copy of the front page of your club website to the League Administrator to qualify for this discount for next season!

12th Sep (2017)De Cymru & The Marches 2 - Lydney

Lydney have withdrawn from the division De Cymru & The Marches 2, all fixtures involving this team will be removed. The division shall continue this season with 11 teams in it.

15th Jun (2017)Area Secretaries and their divisions of responsibility

The following Area Seretaries are responsible for:
Stuart Richardson :
Premiership, Championship, Conference North, Conference South
Jasminder Singh :
Central 1, Central 2, West Central 1, West Central 2, West Central 3, East Central 1, East Central 2
Pete Sim:
Southern 1,Southern 2, South East 1,South East 2, South East 3, South West 1, South West 2
Matt Walker:
DCM 1,DCM 2,Marches 1,Marches 2,De Cymru 1,De Cumru 2, De Cymru 3

25th May (2017)Notes from Area Meetings

Notes from the Area Meetings held in April 2017 are now available to view, go to Information & Downloads.

12th May (2017)2017/18 Season Teams in Divisions

Teams in divisions for the 2017/18 season are available to view see information & Downloads

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