Category Archives: Academy News

Development Centres – May & June 2024

  • Development centres are the first step on the England Hockey Player pathway into County hockey, they are set up for all boys and girls aged 9-14 (Years 5 and up) who would like to develop their skills beyond school and club hockey.
Centre Initials Cost Day Time Dates
St Georges, Telford SG £30 Sunday 11am-1pm 12th May, 19th May, 2nd June
Meole Brace School, Shrewsbury MB £30 Thursday 6pm-8pm 16th May, 23rd May, 6th June
Sir John Talbot School, Whitchurch W £30 Tuesday 6pm-8pm 14th May, 21st May, 4th June

Further information


Academy sessions start Saturday September 9th 10.00 to 11.30

Academy sessions commence again this coming Saturday September 9th 2023 from 10.00 to 11.30.

Below is a link to the Under 18s Welcome pack containing all the information you need to attend and become a member of the club.

In advance of attending parents need to have signed up to Teamapp, completed a Under 18 Teamapp form and returned the signed version, if you havent already.

We charge in half term blocks in advance of sessions so we cover pitch hire costs and so we can arrange coaches / volunteers for the numbers attending. £24 for 9th October 23 to 21st October 23.

We request all players join as members of the club for anyone Year 7 or under the cost is £16 which covers you from 1st July 23 to 30th June 2024.

All fees can be paid via ‘Store’ on Teamapp.

We continue to keep costs to a minimum to get as many players as possible playing hockey.

If you have any issues with payment or any of the above please contact James Partington at

Under 18s Welcome pack 2023-2024

WHC Under 18 Teamapp form

WHC Code of Conduct


Under 8s & Under 10s tournament – 29-01-22

Whitchurch fielded Under 8’s and Under 10’s teams at the Telford mini tournament.

Well done to all the children, they all played fantastically in each gameand really enjoyed the chance to put all they have learnt into practice.

The results were

U8s: W2, D1 and L1
U10s: W3, D1 and L1

Special thanks to Lisa Sullivan and Pip Jones for refereeing

The next mini tournament in Telford is planned on Sunday 26th February 2023.

If you are interested in playing at the next tournament or joining our Academy sessions on Saturday mornings 10.00 to 11.30 please get in touch with Alex Fry for further details.