More material has been added below:
An extra Society meeting was held on Tuesday 23rd May to cover the Tackle Height Domestic Law Variation. The following materials used at the meeting are now available:
October Society Meeting - Tackle Height Presentation
Tackle Height - So now we know (presentation on PO#23 ...
Updated RFU Headcase Resources
The RFU recently updated its Headcase materials, which can be accessed from here. The resources include the e-learning Headcase Concussion Awareness module that all match officials should have completed.
Mike Hull, Chairman of Training & Development, said:
“It is worth stress...
Michael Patz (RFU Match Official Development Manager) &
Michael Priestley (Chair – Rugby Football Referees’ Union)
All Society Referees and Match Observers
We hope you are all going well, enjoying some local rugby while taking in the Rugby World Cup 2023.
We all love our ...
Michael Priestly, Chair of the Rugby Football Referees Union (RFRU), sent an open letter for the attention of all match officials. It is dated the 18th September and covers the reporting of discriminatory language either heard or reported during a match.
The letter can be downloaded from here.
Places on the England Rugby Referee Award (ERRA) courses are still available at the following locations on the dates shown:
West Park St Helens RFC
Preston Grasshoppers RFC
Please see below latest update around training for 23/24 across the North. We’ll continue to push via social media and directly via GMS but any support welcome. Please note, we are not in a position to share the personal data of those booked. If you intend to go to day 1 of an ERCA or an ERRA, you MUST notify me ...
Please see below latest update around training for 23/24 across the North. We’ll continue to push via social media and directly via GMS but any support welcome. Please note, we are not in a position to share the personal data of those booked. If you intend to go to day 1 of an ERCA or an ERRA, you MUST notify Peter ...
The Society's 2023 - 2024 Meetings Calendar is available to download in Word format. Click on link below.
2023 - 2024 Meetings Calendar
Congratulations to Andy who was presented with the first Alan Farmer award for outstanding service to the Society.
The presentation was done by the Society President John Jeskins at the Society's AGM.
Congratulations to Jon Rooke and Andy McMillan who were both presented with @hondaukcars@englandrugby Value the Volunteer awards.
Jon for his work with establishing a very successful group of YMO referees and Andy for his long and innovative work as Training and Development Officer for the Society.