Referees News

New Referee Courses – ELRA

The next 2010/2011 ELRA (Entry Level Referees Award) course at Ealing with Ed Turnill (our RFU Referee Development Officer) will take place on the following dates: Monday 4 Oct (evening) Monday  11 Oct (evening) Monday  18 […]


Refereeing the Portugal Youth Festival

Four referees from Ealing, plus one Ealing list referee, formed part of a party of eight from the London Society of Referees who took part on the Portugal Youth Rugby Festival in Lisbon on 26th and 27th March 2010.


Wayne Barnes at Ealing – 2009

 Wayne Barnes’ Tackle Area The tackle area is one of the most contentious areas of the game at the moment and features in almost every match report, from the Premiership down to the community game.


Pete Paterson gains further recognition

Pete Paterson has been recognised as "an outstanding volunteer who has made a significant contribution to grass roots rugby" and has been invited to attend the RFU Centenery Dinner at Twickenham on 2 November 2009 to celebrate 100 years of Rugby. 


Mark Lynch Appointed to RFU

Mark Lynch (a London Society Referee) has been appointed by the RFU as a Club Referee Development Officer, working under Ed Turnill and Dave Broadwell. Mark will be training new club referees, continuing the excellent […]


Referees 2009/2010

Dear Referees

Welcome to the Referee Section. Our aim is to promote the interests of referees, as you will see from the Mission Statement. We aim to do this through various means, including training new referees, continuing the development of existing referees and promoting our services within the club. You are a very important part of the club structure and without you no games can be played in the minis or youth section.