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Training & Development meeting 17th December 2020

Training and Development Committee are to hold a zoom meeting on Thursday 17th December to discuss the consistent application of the Covid-19 Law Variations by Durham County RFU Referees’ Society. It is important that any member willing to referee at this time is able to attend so that we agree on the interpretation of the […]

RFU Match Day Guidance

The RFU has produced a Covid-19 Match Day Guidance which it is hoped will help referees and players to make the return to rugby process run more smoothly.  Click here to view detail

RFU Webinars

RFU Webinar Programme details
Coaching & Referee Webinar – Tuesday 9th June – 7pm
It’s here Scrum Week
Refereeing the Scrum with Wayne Barnes and Matthew Carley

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.

Grading List May 2020

Grading Committee met virtually on the 7th May to consider the end of 2019-2020 referee gradings. Thanks to the hard efforts of the small band of MOD’s there was a total of 152 reports to consider including 29 from out of County exchanges

Hartlepool vs County Presidents XV

Hartlepool RFC celebrate their 125th Anniversary. To celebrate this great Milestone the club will face a side put together by County President David Sawyer.

Durham President’s XV

On Saturday 27th April a Durham President’s XV selected from Clubs mainly from the North of the County will face a Teesside Barbarians side at Darlington Mowden Park 12 noon kick off. Following this game Darlington Mowden Park 1st XV will face Bishop Stortford in their final game on the season

Uncontested scrummages

Some of you may have noticed some discussions regarding what happens when a team has to go to uncontested scrummages due to either and injury or a yellow or Red card being shown to a front row player. Unfortunately like with other points of law there seems to be a range of opinions from the […]