Young People in Hockey

Ross on Wye Hockey Club and Ross on Wye Ladies Hockey Club have adopted England Hockey’s Policy on Safeguard and Protecting Young People in Hockey.  You can download a copy of the policy HERE »

If you have any concerns or wish to report a matter then please contact your Child Welfare Officer.

Ross on Wye Hockey Club – James Adamson

Ross on Wye Ladies Hockey Club – Sophie Rushe

Or email


Ross on Wye Safeguarding poster 2017
Suitable Checks and DBS

(Disclosure and Barring Service)

All persons of the club who work regularly with players under the age of 18 must undergo a DBS Check. If you require a DBS Check you can contact the Welfare Officer James Adamson (contact details above).


England Hockey

England Hockey has clear procedures for reporting concerns. It is not your responsibility to decide if poor practice or abuse has occurred, but it is your responsibility to report your concerns to the club’s Welfare Officer or to England Hockey.

More Information can be found on the England Hockey’s Website.

England Hockey Ethics and Compliance Team

(responsibility for Safeguarding)

Alison Hogg, Ethics and Compliance Manager – reporting concerns

Sam Hunt, Ethics and Compliance Officer – general safeguarding enquiries

Stuart Thomas, Ethics and Compliance Administrator – all DBS enquiries ext 7516
Email: first / Tel: 01628 89 (7500)