Category: General


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

Law implementation changes from January 3rd 2017

From January 3rd 2017 there is a significant step in the interpretation of the law and the sanctions that are being applied for reckless and dangerous tackles particularly to the head and neck area In a change to law, World Rugby has redefined illegal (high) tackle categories and increased sanctions to deter high tackles via […]

January 2017 Training Meeting

The Society Training meeting will be held on the Friday 20th June 2017 We will be covering the CMOD tackle module in our January meeting at Durham City. Details have been sent regarding booking All referees should really make an effort to ensure they attend CMOD events John Heselwood  

Referee Courses

Coming soon- Referee courses to teach you how to ref a game of rugby union. For more information see here. Course cost £50 and you must be 14 years old or above.

Stockton on the Move

Stockton RFC on the move On 1 August Stockton RFC moved from Norton . The Clubhouse is at Stockton Cricket Ground in Oxbridge Avenue TS18 4JF , about 2 miles along the ring road A1027  from where we were . There are 2 senior pitches and changing facilities immediately over the road at the top of […]

Consett open up new clubhouse

Consett open club house at their Belvue Park, Medomsley Road ground. Dean Richards will official open the new clubhouse on the 5th September 2015 when Consett will then take on Ponteland in their first Durham and Northumberland Division 1 game of the season. The facilities include new changing rooms and a bar and function room […]