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15th January 2019
February Outdoor Appointments
We have now published the February Outdoor appointments. A few things to note:

- Some of the Men's Cup matches on 3rd Feb MAY change. You will see it is impossible for a club to play league and cup on the same day. Unfortunately, this was not obvious as we made the ...
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21st December 2018
The 2019 Rules Deconstructed ...(with link - click here)
Our friend and colleague Keely Dunn has posted an excellent - and typically forthright - blog on the new 2019 rules on her FHUmpires website.

While we understand that the rules aren't due to be implemented in England this season, it will help us in our preparation for ...
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19th December 2018
EH Statement on Implementation of 2019 Rules of Hockey ...(with link - click here)
Colleagues will be aware that FIH published a new set of outdoor rules for 2019 earlier this week.

England Hockey have now announced that no changes will be made in the domestic game for the remainder of the 2018/19 season. Further details of the announcement, including a ...
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5th December 2018
EHUOPC - December 2018 Meeting Minutes ...(with link - click here)
Minutes of the December EHUOPC meeting can be found at the link below.

Congratulations to Janice Tasho, Ann Hopkins, Daran Cass, Nku Davis, Kevin Roberts, Neil Smith, Lia Waine, Ed Westbrook and Mason Wright, all of whom have been promoted to new panels.
26th November 2018
Final NPDP success of 2018
Congratulations to James Freeman on passing his L3 umpiring assessment at the weekend, completing a string of successes for NPDP during 2018. We welcome James to full membership of NPUA and wish him well with his umpiring at National level.
19th November 2018
New Honorary Life Member - Peter Worrall
For those that weren't able to attend the 2018 AGM, a proposal to make Peter Worrall an honorary life member of the Association, for his dedication and long service to NPUA, was unanimously accepted by the meeting. This is now reflected under the "NPUA Awards" section of the ...
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Congrats to Blocky
Congratulations are due to Frances Block for passing her National Umpire Assessor Award recently. Well done, Blocky!
NPDP success and a welcome return
Two pieces of news to share with you all. Will Davey is the latest member of NPDP to pass his L3 assessment. Simon Allen returns to NPUA after a short break from umpiring.
We welcome Will and Simon to the fold and wish them well.
12th November 2018
Umpire Support: 300 Club for Gary Stent
Congratulations to Gary who has reached a total of 300 umpire support appointments for NPUA. Gary is the first of our support crew to achieve this impressive milestone. 19 UM, 133 assessing and 148 coaching appointments make up the 300. That’s an awful lot of report ...
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11th November 2018
Membership updates
Congratulations to NPDP’s Ryan Croxon who was successful in his L3 assessment and becomes a full member of NPUA. Also welcome to Nku Davis who joins us from Trinidad and Tobago.

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