Assistant Referee

Referees Associations & Societies

What does the Referees Association offer you in Gloucestershire?

The Referees' Association is a National body which is made up of over 300 local Referees' Associations, Branches or Societies run by Referees for the benefit of Referees, providing assistance, support and guidance.

The Referees' Association is an organised group of people involved with Refereeing which is run by Referees for the benefit of Referees.

There are several benefits of membership of The Referees' Association:

  • Low cost Insurance Policy
  • Information publications
  • Benevolent Fund
  • Dedicated training


Secretary: Keith Iles

Tel: 07935 281732


Meetings held on the third Thursday of the month (except June and July) at The Victory Club Burlington House, Lypiatt Road, Cheltenham, Gloucestershire, GL50 2SY. Start 7.45pm.

Secretary: David Morecombe

Tel: 01225709034


Meetings held on the fourth Thursday of the month (except May, June, July & December) at the Corinium Stadium, Kingshill Lane, Cirencester, Gloucestershire, GL7 1HS. Start 7:30pm.

Secretary: Colin Smith

Tel: 07545803302


Meetings held on the first Monday in the month, (no meetings in May, June and July) at Orepool Inn, Sling, Coleford, Gloucestershire, GL18 8LH. Start 7:30pm.

Secretary: Graham Rosam


Meetings held on the first Monday in the month (except June, July and August) at the University of Gloucestershire, Oxstalls Campus, Oxstalls Lane, Gloucester. GL2 9HW. Start 7:30pm.

Secretary: Dolores Merrett


Meetings held on the third Tuesday in the month (except June, July, December and April) at the Leonard Stanley Social Club, Leonard Stanley, Stonehouse, Glos. Start 7:30pm.

Get In Touch

Roger Vaughan

Referee Development Officer


Phone: 01454 615888 (Option 4)

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