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Dave Howgate R.I.P.

It is with great sadness that I have to tell you that Dave Howgate passed away last weekend after a long battle with various illnesses. Dave was best known in the last views years as a Society watcher. Those referees who he watched will…

Webinar

Next Thursday the Society will host a webinar about developing watchers and coaches. The plan is to better recognise the work of these members so that they can progress and develop just like the referees they help now.  Regular watchers will be contacted directly…

Website changes

Today (Monday 20th January) a meeting was held to discuss how we can more easily keep the website updated and also ensure that we are displaying / keeping the information members need. These are early days and not too late for you to make…

Society Meeting

Thursday 9th January 7pm at the Police Training Centre, Tally Ho, Pershore Road, Birmingham. Guest speaker is Christophe Ridley, Premiership Referee. Buffet and a gift for all active members…………………..

Law Questions

Q . A penalty kick at goal, missed but is chased and then knocked on in in-goal. Decision. Society response: Law 1: The playing area includes in-goal Law 11.1 A knock-on can occur anywhere in the playing area Law 7 Advantage There is no…