Manchester & District Rugby Union Referees’ Society Ltd
Meeting at Sedgley Park R.U.F.C.
Tuesday, 4th February 2020 - 7.00 for 7.30pm
Apologies for Absence
Main item – Andy McMillan
PO# 14 ‘Understanding, Playing and Communic...
From: Rachel Brown – England Rugby Player Welfare Manager
Mental Health Webinar - Models of Good Practice from across the game
Wednesday 12th February 2020 @19:00 – 20:30
We will be hosting a webinar to provide information on what mental health guidance and support is available to those who need it. The ...
Please update your availability in WTR for period five (8th February to 20th March) by 13:00 on Sunday 19th January.
Please inform the Society in the usual way of any additional matches requiring referees and/or changes to existing fixtures for the same period by 13:00 on Sunday 19th ...
Lancashire Disciplinary have outlined the Technical Area Protocol as below:
RFU North have similar instructions.
NORTH DIVISION ADMINISTRATIVE INSTRUCTIONS 2019 - 2020 para 12:
There is a growing trend to ignore the technical area. Clubs and coaches use the excuse “the ...
You can get help in writing the report from the Society Red Card Report Co-ordinator or the Society Hon Secretary, Details are in the Handbook.
Also the guidelines below are available.
RFU Disciplinary report writing guidelines.
The Red Card and Match Official Abuse forms have been updated for ...
Please be aware that it is proposed to close the M6 in both directions for the full weekend on the 11th and 12th January between junctions 32 (Preston – Broughton) and 33 (Lancaster South – Garstang). There are also plans to close it for the following 2 weekends as well.
21st December 2019
To All Clubs - memo on WTR
To All Fixtures Secretaries
As we move through the season and there are changes to fixtures due to cancellations, postponements, rearranged fixtures and competitions, we are finding it increasingly difficult to keep up to date with appointing and reassigning referees...
Andy McMillan, Chairman of Training & Development, introduced the thinking behind the Society’s “Preferred Options” (PO) papers at the pre-season meetings in August.
The idea of the papers is to help referees and assessors work towards taking a more consistent approach and to continually improve the refereeing ...
Lancashire Colts Cup Regulations Update... Click here to see changes.
The Matchday Regulations have been updated: Click here for Colts Latest News and Updates
For clarification....... Read More
Reg 8. Shortage of Players...
The Colts League has adopted the RFU's Game-On principles.
The priority is that ...
In October the Society implemented an on-line feedback form for referees to complete after each match that they referee.
The idea is to obtain quantitative data about referees' match-day experiences. It will give insights on what is done well and where some improvement, to benefit both referees and the clubs, is ...