For referee administration, UK is divided into UK North, UK Midlands and UK South. Other referee areas include Cyprus which is organised currently by the RAF.
Each area has a committee with the minimum of a Chairman, Secretary and Referees Appointments. Committees administer promotion assessments for Levels 7-6 and 6-5, referee appointments for Army Cups, Formation Cups, military leagues and local area referee training.
One of the responsibilities of the Divisional Referees Committees is to help develop, mentor and coach Level 9 referees. All new Level 9 referee are encouraged to make contact with the Appointments Secretary in their Division ASAP.
All appointments to games below Corps level are also made via the Appointments Secretary of the respective divisions.
ARMY FOOTBALL ASSOCIATION REFEREES’ COMMITTEE
Lt Col G Connolly REME (Gary)
Maj N Bamford RAMC (Nigel)
Capt S Finch (Steve) RLC
Capt R Pickin RLC (Rich)
WO1 B Slinn REME (Bri)
WO2 A Halliday MBE RAPTC (Andy
WO2 C Hastings AGC (RMP) (Chris)
WO2 A Moore AGC (SPS) (Andy)
Sgt S Thorburn R Sigs (Si)
Cpl D O'Shea REME (Dec)
Mr G R Brookland (Graham)
POINTS OF CONTACT
Mr Graham Brookland: ATN (94222) 7068 Fax: 94222 7072 Tel: 01252 787068
Referee Development Officer
WO2 Andy Moore: Tel: 07787 14895
Appointments Inc Army Men / Women / U23 Rep, Crusaders and Men Inter Corps
WO2 Chris Hastings: Tel: 07833 306367
Capt Steve Finch Tel: 07789 444417
Womens Inter Corps
Sgt Si Thorburn: Tel: 07983 120940
Includes Scotland and Northern Ireland plus Northumberland, Tyne and Wear, Durham, Cumbria, Cleveland, North Yorkshire, Lancashire, Merseyside, Cheshire, Greater Manchester, West Yorkshire, South Yorkshire and Humberside.
Chairman: Capt Grant Cuthbertson Tel: 07919 362291Secretary: Sgt Si Thorburn: Tel: 07983 120940E: firstname.lastname@example.org
Appointments Secretary (Eng & NI): Cpl Kierran Corrigan: Tel: 07487 800411
Appointments Secretary (Scot): CSgt Chris Bonnar : Tel: 07881 337519
Promotions Secretary (Scot): Sgt Chris Steadman : Tel: 07730 281775
East: Greater London , Oxfordshire, Berkshire, Buckinghamshire, Surrey, West Sussex, East Sussex, Kent, Isle of Wight and Hampshire.
West: Cornwall, Devon, Somerset, Avon, Dorset, Gloucestershire, Wiltshire
Chairman: Major M Shapland (Mark) Tel: 07988 429563
UK South Secretary: SSgt Gaz Dunn Tel: 07471 931740
UK South Appointments: WO2 Dan Bishop Tel: 07471 931740
Promotions/Observers Co-Ordinator: Capt Rich Pickin Tel: 07901 931827
Includes Wales plus Shropshire, Hereford and Worcester, Staffordshire, Derbyshire, Nottinghamshire, Leicestershire, West Midlands, Warwickshire, Northamptonshire, Lincolnshire, Cambridgeshire, Norfolk, Suffolk, Essex, Hertfordshire and Bedfordshire.
Chairman: Capt Steve Finch Tel: 07789 444417
Secretary/Promotions: SSgt Steve Tymms Tel: 07867 492155
Appointments Secretary: SSgt Mark Beverley Tel: 07578 111130