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Durham County Pioneers of Young Referee Programme

Durham County RFU have recently featured in the England Rugby Touchline update for pioneering the way with our YMO Programme. The Schools Union YMO programme is proudly sponsored by Vic Young (South Shields) Ltd. A glimpse of the article below; "No fewer  than 250 Young Match Officials and 25 schools ... More

Durham County Schools Union Schools Competitions 2019-2020

2019-2020 was a successful year for Durham County RFU Schools Union County Cup Competitions. The 150 School Union events that took place throughout the season helped to develop the skills of the YMO's. Many thanks to the Durham County Referee Society for supporting the YMO programme, and helping to mentor the studen... More

This Sunday, 15th March, sees Durham U20 take on Yorkshire U20 in the Jason Leonard Championship

Durham County RFU are hosting Yorkshire U20 in the Jason Leonard Championship, the game will be played at Stockton RFC, 2:15pm KO. Durham RFU lost to Lancashire in January, with quite literally the last kick of the game, then in February Lancashire went on to defeat Yorkshire. Sunday's game is a crunch match ... More

Vic Young (South Shields) Ltd continue to sponsor Durham County Schools Union for 2020-2021

The Schools Union are pleased to be able to announce that Vic Young (South Shields) Ltd have agreed to continue to sponsor the Vic Young, Young Match Official programme and the Vic Young Schools Union Competitions for the 2020-2021 season. More

State of Mind Sport attending Durham County Club, Hartlepool RFC

All Clubs are welcome to attend and learn to develop your 'Mental Fitness'. For more information, please email hartlepoolrugbyclub@outlook.com More

Information for Age Grade Coaches on changes to the DPP and CB Age Grade Pathway programs

You may already have heard of the changes that have been made following a national consultation in relation to the DPP and Age Grade Rep Rugby.  I’ve attached the summarised report for coaches to view but wanted to highlight the key points (all relevant from the start of 2020/21 season)  - DPP (Developing ... More

Durham County RFU announce Sedgefield RUFC as January’s Story of the Month Winners

Durham County RFU started 2020 with a bang, offering Clubs the chance to win £100.00. Clubs where asked to submit stories about the County's AGP's! Many thanks to Sedgefield RUFC for submitting this great story on how they used Billingham RFC AGP to play their first ever County Vets match. Please read below story, ... More

Durham County U18 North of England Press Release

Hot off the Press… Durham County are delighted to announce the selection of three of our U18 players  to the North of England Counties squad that was announced last night. The players selected are: Joe Berry from Darlington Mowden Park and Newcastle Falcons Academy Louis Peacock - Barnard Castle ... More

Durham County RFU Mentoring Workshop

Durham County RFU Coaching Committee are proud to bring you 'How to Mentor', a Mentoring Workshop with a focus of leaning how to help others. THIS EVENT HAS BEEN POSTPONED - PLEASE KEEP AN EYE ON THE WEBSITE FOR UPDATES ON RESCHEDULED DATES The day is free, however you must book in advance to secure your place. ... More


Lancashire RFU will be hosting Durham County RFU in todays U20's fixture. Lancashire have stared a new initiative, and will be generating the Programmes electronically. The electronic Programme can be viewed by clicking here or scanning the below code on smart phones. Many thanks to Lancashire RFU, and we wish ... More