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Forthcoming Events

Thursday 18th Sep 2014

Special General Meeting of the Devon Hockey Umpires Association (19:15) @ Dolphin Hotel, Bovey Tracey

Tuesday 23rd Sep 2014

DHUA Umpire Coaches Meeting (19:30) @ Dolphin Hotel, Bovey Tracey

DHUA Selection and Coaching Committee Meeting (18:30) @ Dolphin Hotel, Bovey Tracey

Saturday 11th Oct 2014

Level 1 Umpire Course (09:00) @ Plymouth HC

Monday 13th Oct 2014

DHUA Management Committee Meeting (19:30) @ Dolphin Hotel, Bovey Tracey

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20th September 2014
Team Feedback on Umpires ...(with link - click here)
As part of the consultation process undertaken earlier this year there were several requests for teams to have a facility to provide simple feedback on umpires performance at a game as umpires currently do on home team's hospitality.

Home teams who receive appointed umpires will soon be able to ...
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Red Card & Match Day Misconduct Form ...(with link - click here)
The latest (September 2014) version of the Red Card & Match Day Misconduct Form can be found in the Downloads area or by following this link. The Guidance document is also to be found in the Downloads section. Please do not us the links to these forms on the All Links Section as they are awaiting ...
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Devon Hockey Code of Contact for Players, Team Officials, Umpires and Spectators. ...(with link - click here)
Devon Hockey Association and Devon Hockey Umpires Association have jointly produced a Code of Contact for all involved in hockey within Devon.

The complete document is available form the Downloads area of this web site or by following the link.
19th September 2014
BUCS Fixtures
BUCS fixtures have now been uploaded to the web site so please enter your availability asap so that appointments can be made for the first week.

Bob Whitell is the BUCS Appointments Secretary so please contact Bob and not Graham Woolcock if you have any queries.
18th September 2014
PLEASE NOTE - TORQUAY JDC FOR SUNDAY 21st IS CANCELLED
Unfortunately due to coaching availability, the TORQUAY JDC is cancelled. All players due to attend this JDC should attend the Exeter JDC. Please contact David Chard chard353@btinternet.com
17th September 2014
EH Level 1 Umpire Assessment Criteria Now Available ...(with link - click here)
For those who have passed the new Level 1 Umpire Course and wish to become an Level 1 Assessed Umpire the complete process and documentation can be found by following the link on this news item. Those umpires who passed the old Level 1 qualification route may care, if they are brave enough, to have ...
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16th September 2014
Level 1 Umpire Course - Saturday 11th October 2014 @ Plymouth HC ...(with link - click here)
Please follow the link to join this course. Deadline for applications - Wednesday 1st October 2014. Don't forget the Kickstart Initiative which offers free places on all Level 1 courses. Details to be found on the Downloads section of this web site.
Help Plymouth Marjons Raise Funds from the Lloyds Bank Community Fund. ...(with link - click here)
Please can you vote to help Plymouth Marjon HC raise some much needed funds through the Lloyds Bank Community Fund by texting 'VOTE PVH' to 61119. It costs nothing but could make a big difference. Alternatively follow the link to vote or tweet a message with a ...
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8th September 2014
URGENT - THIS AFFECTS UMPIRE APPOINTMENTS THIS SATURDAY 13 SEPTEMBER
All please note that due to a West Umpire Training day on Saturday some umpires will be withdrawing their availability to attend an all day event. It is therefore essential for Club UDO's to check the website - I will try and notify by email of any amendments being made.

Graham Woolcock
DHUA ...
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7th September 2014
Umpiring Appointments for 27 September
Dear Clubs and Umpires

Sorry for the delay but the NPUA have only just completed their appointments following their conference this weekend. The West have a meeting on the 9th September to finalise their appointments and as soon as these are published I will be able to get Devon's appointments ...
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6th September 2014
URGENT ANNOUNCEMENT - TORQUAY JDC
Due to circumstances beyond our control we have had to cancel tomorrow's JDC session at Torquay Girls Grammar School. If you have registered through England Hockey you should have, or will shortly receive an email offering you a place at either the Tavistock or Exeter Centres (your choice). If you ...
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4th September 2014
IMPORTANT - SINGLE SYSTEM ANNOUNCEMENT
It is with sadness that we have today learnt of Sue Hutchings decision to resign from her role of Single System Coordinator. The DHA, and I'm sure many individuals, will wish to thank Sue for the time and enthusiasm she has put into the role ensuring the Single System was a success in Devon.
The ...
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3rd September 2014
Roger Reffell retires! ... (with image)
Umpiring legend, Vice President and one of the founding lights of DHUA has finally decided to retire from umpiring. Roger has been a continuous presence on the umpiring scene in Devon for many decades and a good friend and friendly ear to many umpires in that time. His contribution to hockey in ...
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1st September 2014
Umpire Aspirations
Do you have a development plan or any specific goals or aspirations for the coming season?

To enable the Selection and Coaching Committee to use our limited resources to best effect, it would help us to know what your expectations and aspirations are for the coming season in terms of your ...
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27th August 2014
Martyn Harvey accepted on to National Programme Development Panel - Another DHUA success ... (with image)
Congratulations to Martyn Harvey who has been accepted on to the National Programme Development Panel of the NPUA. Martyn started umpiring for DHUA in 2007/08 and gained his Level 2 in 2010 which goes to show how quickly a young umpire with the right ability and commitment can move up through the ...
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26th August 2014
EuroHockey Ticket and Umpire Shirt Scam
The following has been received from England Hockey:
'We have been made aware of fraudulent activity involving the purchase of EuroHockey Championship 2015 tickets in the Yorkshire area.
As far as we’re aware, the scam involves someone making phone calls posing as England Hockey to take ...
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