Category: General

Jim Fox Presentation

As reported some time ago Jim Fox our Saturday Reappointments Secretary decided that the Covid-19 disruption provided the perfect opportunity for him to eventually retire having given many years service not only to the referees society but to rugby in general.  To show their appreciation of the incredible hard work Jim has done with a […]

AGM – 2020

Due to the coronavirus pandemic, that meeting will no longer be held, but the AGM will be held using email so that we are ready for next season.

Annual Dinner

Due to the CoVid-19 virus, the Annual Dinner has been postponed to provisionally 4th December at Durham City RFC

All Rugby Activity Suspended

Following government advice today, the Rugby Football Union (RFU) will suspend all rugby activity in England, at both professional and community level, including club training, league and cup matches plus rugby education courses

County XV vs Lancashire

The Durham County Senior XV will face Lancashire in their Bill Beaumont Senior Men’s County Championship opening fixture at Sunderland RFC on Saturday 4th May, 3pm kick off

State of Mind Meeting

The mental well being of all those involve in the game (and outside) is really important A  State of Mind meeting has been arranged at West Hartlepool RFC on Wednesday 21st March starting at 7pm to inform and promote mental fitness

Nigel Owens explains the tackle law

Referees and Players are struggling to understand the interpretation of the tackle law – This may help clarify some of the issues  – Nigel Owens explains the tackle law

Grading

January grading meeting will be held on Thursday the 5th of January After the meeting the suggested amendments were presented before the Referee Society General Committee on Thursday 12th January for approval. See the January 2018 updated March 2018 Grading List