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Coronavirus Following the lifting of lockdown, hockey may be played again. There are separate protocols for U18 (junior) hockey and adult hockey. U18s playing must follow the adult protocols for senior games. For senior hockey players living in a Tier 3 area may not cross the boundary of their area. Players in Tier 2 may not lift share other than with their own household. For full details please see the EH website. and their FAQs.

Maurice Kitrell It is with sadness that we report the death of Maurice Kitrell, President of Middlesex HA. He has served on the Middlesex committee for many years.

SCHA AGM The SCHA AGM has been delayed and is likely to be in January 2021. It is likely to be an electronic meeting.

 Sanctions for Covid 19 Offences EH brought in a range of new penalties for Red Cards and MMOs where there has been a breach of Covid 19 regulations. The minimum suspensions will be:

  • regulation 6.5(a) - 45 days (no violence used, attempted threatened)
  • regulation 6.5(b) - 60 days (violence to player used, attempted or threatened)
  • regulation 6.5(c) - 90 days (violence to official used, attempted or threatened)