4 Area Hockey Club


Photos of match against Kent Police at Belvedere Hockey Club on 04.02.1981 courtesy of Peter Willis (Warren Magazine)


Metropolitan Police 4 Area Hockey Club

The 4 Area Hockey Club was established in 1980 and supported by Warren, Metropolitan Police 4 Area Sports Club in Hayes. Andy Jagger the Club secretary and main organiser who had 24 players on the book and therefore the problem of player unavailability was never an issue. Members were happy to attend as players or supporters.

By 1981, the Club had fixtures against:
Hants Police
Guys Hospital
H M S Penbrooke
Ministry of Defence
Thames Polytechnic
Welsh Guards
Kent Police
Gloucester Police
Royal Naval College
Almost Old Admiralty
Lloyds Insurance
Lloyds Bank
Royal Naval College

The following players made regular appearances for the Club
Andy Jaggar
Les Lang
Dil Bahra
Tony Turner
Frank Attwood
John Fleming
John Drury
Simon Weston
Jim Marchant
Colin Couves (Blackheath)
Dave Jarvis (Belvedere)
Barry Gilbert (Old Bordemians)
George Armstrong (Burnt Ash)

Peter Neville, Rolly Castleton and Graham Williams (Belvedere HC) Umpired the matches.

Dil Bahra


Article from 4 Area Magazine - Spring Edition 1981


Match sheet


Members 1980