Category: Information

Useful information including updates from the RFU, legal stuff, and ‘good to know’ for members


Below is a message received from Mike Priestley, Chair of the RFRU. For those who are not sure what RFRU stands for it is Rugby Football Referees Union. The Society is a member and the RFRU represents match officials to the RFU. Following the… Continue Reading “RETURN TO RECREATIONAL SPORT”

When is rugby back

Return to recreational team sport framework The government has announced a framework for the return of recreational team sport which is applicable from Saturday 11 July. This is a welcomed development and a positive step towards the return of some form of competitive rugby.… Continue Reading “When is rugby back”

Centenary Kit: Final Reminder!

Just a final reminder that ALL orders for the special Centenary kit must be placed by midnight tonight, Friday 10th July, and for any additional items of kit ordered, payment must also be made by the same deadline! In case you missed it the… Continue Reading “Centenary Kit: Final Reminder!”

Message from RFU C.E.O. Bill Sweeney

A message to the rugby union community in England from Bill Sweeney, CEO RFU My thoughts and those of all of us at the RFU are with everyone impacted by COVID-19, both across the country but also within our own rugby union community. As… Continue Reading “Message from RFU C.E.O. Bill Sweeney”

Development Squad 20-21 season

Applications are now being accepted for the NMSRFR Development Squad for the 2020/21 season, and will close on 19th July 2020. The development squad offers support, coaching and advice to referees who are prepared to make a commitment to developing their refereeing. The level you currently… Continue Reading “Development Squad 20-21 season”