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Best online casino in UK: Cashmio

Best online casino in UK: Cashmio

Cashmio is a Swedish casino that has just been launched at the end of May 2016. Expectations were of course very large and we got the latest information about this new adventure casino. Cashmio is a first class mobile casino and have a really, really nice design that is suitable […]

 
While You’re Here, Try Streatham Common

While You’re Here, Try Streatham Common

No one can watch Streatham Redskins play hockey all day, not least because a hockey match – even with the two intervals – only lasts an hour and a half. Streatham Common is a very short walk away, and well worth the visit. Like any English common, it’s an area […]

 
How The Game Is Played

How The Game Is Played

Ice hockey is played on an ice rink, which is narrower in North America than in Europe, although both are the same length. Some people say that Canadians like the rink to be narrower because it stops people getting away from each other and, therefore, encourages more fisticuffs. This may […]

 
The English Premier Ice Hockey League

The English Premier Ice Hockey League

The English Premier Ice Hockey League (the EPIHL) represents the second tier of ice hockey in the UK. Much like the Elite Ice Hockey League, but unlike the National Ice Hockey League, in which Streatham Redskins play, the EPIHL is made up of professional teams. It is, however, regarded as […]

 
The Elite Ice Hockey League

The Elite Ice Hockey League

There was a time when Streatham Redskins, having been British champions for a series of successive years, would have expected to be in the most important ice hockey league in Britain. Perhaps one day Streatham may be back in the top level. It does no harm to dream. In any […]

 
The National Ice Hockey League

The National Ice Hockey League

Streatham Redskins play in division one of the National Ice Hockey League (NIHL) South. Until 2012, the league was the English National Ice Hockey League but the name was changed because a number of teams in Scotland and Wales had become members. The essential aspect of the NIHL is that […]

 
The English Ice Hockey Association (EIHA)

The English Ice Hockey Association (EIHA)

The English Ice Hockey Association (EIHA) is more hands-on than Ice Hockey UK because its mission is to develop players in England and Wales and, to that end, it looks after the leagues as well as managing development programmes. It also manages the England hockey teams (men’s, women’s and juniors) […]

 
The History Of Ice Hockey In Britain

The History Of Ice Hockey In Britain

Difficult to believe it may be, but ice hockey has not always been a minority British sport carried on without most of the population knowing it exists. Although ice hockey is now dominated by Canada and the Nordic countries, that has not always been the case. In 1936, the British […]

 
Ice Hockey UK

Ice Hockey UK

Governing bodies for ice hockey in the UK have a chequered history, as the game has gone in and out of popularity, with crowds rising and falling and available money growing and shrinking. Ice Hockey UK is now the national governing body (it took over from the British Ice Hockey […]