First Meeting and Association News Update

Our First meeting of the 2017 – 2018 season is on Thursday 17th August at Rochdale Cricket Club starting at 7.30pm

We have our usual quick quiz, association news update and the main event is a discussion on the Law Amendments for the new season with Lewis Smith from the LFA.

We always welcome new members from the Rochdale and District area and we can provide advice for anyone who wishes to start refereeing.

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For Current members,your subs for 2017-18 are due (anyone who joined in 2017 is already paid up to the end of the season) See Membership page for prices.

After another successful season we presented our awards at our AGM. Pictured below from the left are Adam Watson (Ces Potts Award – Level 5/6 ),  Richard Wild (Jim Cattlin Memorial Cup), Matt Archibald (David Thompson memorial Trophy – Level 4) and Josh Gordon (John McHale Chairmans Trophy)

2016-17 Award Winners

Good luck to all members for the 2017-18 Season

2017 Monthly Meetings

Here are details of our 2017 meeting which are held on the third Thursday of the month  at Rochdale Cricket club starting at 19.30. Visit our Twitter and Facebook pages for latest information.

Thursday 19th January – Q and A with FIFA and Premier League Referee Anthony Taylor

Thursday 16th February – Ex Premier League Assistant referee Trevor Massey

Thursday 16 March – Assessor Eddie Lomas.

Thursday 20 April –  in house training session

Thursday 18th May  – AGM and presentation evening.

New members are always welcome.

December and future meetings

Our December meeting on Thursday 15th December is our annual members quiz and buffet supper. As usual we start at 19.30 at Rochdale Cricket club.

We have lined up a great programme of speakers for 2017.

On 19th January we have FIFA and Premier League Referee Anthony Taylor. Then on 16 February it is ex Premier League Assistant Trevor Massey and on 16 March we welcome back top assessor Eddie Lomas. April will be an in house training session and on to May for the AGM and presentation evening.

November Meeting – 17 November

We welcome the new Lancashire FA Referee Development Officers Lewis Smith and Sam Yates as the guest speakers at our November Meeting.

This is at Rochdale Cricket Club on Thursday 17th November starting at 7.30pm. Entrance to the upstairs function room is via the members bar entrance.

New members or anyone interested in becoming a referee will be very welcome