Media Centre

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The England Hockey communications team is responsible for handling all media enquiries relating to the England hockey teams and the sport in England.

Accreditation
Accreditation is now open for the following events which will be held at Lee Valley Hockey and Tennis Centre on Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park:
- Nations Cup - GB men v Australia - Saturday 13 June
Click here to apply for accreditation for GB v AUS.

Unibet EuroHockey Championships 2015 - media accreditation information
Media accreditation for the Unibet EuroHockey Championships 2015 is now open. The tournament will be held at Lee Valley Hockey and Tennis Centre from Friday 21 – Sunday 30 August 2015. To apply for accreditation please follow this link https://www.gmsportal.co.uk/eurohockey

Applicants will be notified on 20th May if their application has been successful, unsuccessful or awaiting further information. This is to allow for applicants to take advantage of the accommodation rates before 26th May, detailed in the link below.

Applications made after the 20th May will still be eligible, however accommodation rates cannot be guaranteed following 26th May.

Extra information
If you have any specific enquiries relating to the accreditation process please email accreditation@eurohockey2015.co.uk

If you have any specific enquiries about media in the run up to and during the event please email media@eurohockey2015.co.uk

All BBC regional media/broadcasters [radio & TV] should apply via the above link [please ignore the drop down box which states non-rights holders].

We are expecting there to be high demand for accreditation, please can you ensure you reference the media outlet or National Hockey Association you will be working for. If you do not have an outlet unfortunately your application cannot be considered.

Media accommodation – official hotels
Please follow this link https://eurohockey2015.net/index.php/ for further information about media accommodation during the Unibet EuroHockey Championships in London in August 2015. By using this booking system access to official Championship hotels will be made available to you, and you'll be staying in the same hotel with fellow EuroHockey Championship attendees. Accredited personnel will also be able to utilise Information Services within each hotel and the official services to transport you to the EuroHockey Championship venue at the Lee Valley Hockey & Tennis Centre.

Access to these designated event hotels is subject to availability at the time of booking. Rates may increase after 26th May 2015, and availability will be more limited. You are advised to secure your accommodation requirements prior to 26th May 2015.

If you have any specific enquiries about accommodation please email accommodation@eurohockey2015.co.uk 

Interview & filming requests
England Hockey is happy to receive requests for interviews and filming with its athletes and staff. Please make interview requests to Jennie Byass in the first instance.

Rights free images
England Hockey can supply the media with rights free photography of its athletes and coaches.  Please contact Jennie Byass to make a request.

Other images are available on request.

Match reporting
England Hockey distributes match reports containing result, goal scorer information, summary of the match, quotes and caps information after each official, capped match involving the England teams. 

To receive match reports by email please contact Jennie Byass with your name, media organisation, phone number and email address.

England Hockey does not report on unofficial or practice matches.

England Hockey media contact
Jennie Byass, Communications Officer
jennie.byass@englandhockey.co.uk
01628 897513
07850 907320