Society Awards

Young Referee of the Year

Current Winner
Tolver Arnold
Previous Winners
  • 2016 - Callum Kelly
  • 2015 - Denton Arnold & Jamie Barr
  • 2014 - Craig Smith
  • 2013 - Craig Smith
  • 2012 - Jamie Barr
  • 2011 - Ryan Snelson
  • 2010 - Rob Gaskell
  • 2009 - Ben Patey
  • 2008 - Rob Gaskell
  • 2007 - Ben Patey
  • 2006 - Ben Patey
  • 2005 - James Cross
  • 2004 - Matthew Piggott & Ian Radcliffe
  • 2003 - Chris Leatherbarrow
Award Criteria

This honour is to be awarded to the young member (aged 18 or under) who has made the most progress in their officiating over the past 12 months.

Referee of the Year

Current Winner
Craig Smith

Previous Winners
  • 2016 - Craig Smith
  • 2015 - Mike Woodhead
  • 2014 - Craig Hill
  • 2013 - Mike Woodhead
  • 2012 - George Stokes
  • 2011 - Jamie Callaghan
  • 2010 - George Stokes
  • 2009 - George Stokes
  • 2008 - Chris Leatherbarrow
  • 2007 - John Rigby
  • 2006 - Chris Leatherbarrow
  • 2005 - Simon Barrie
  • 2004 - Craig Hill
  • 2003 - Phil Smith
  • 2002 - Julian King
  • 2001 - Ian Fairweather
Award Criteria

This honour is to be awarded to the member (regardless of age) who has made the most progress in their officiating over the past 12 months.

Alan Unsworth Memorial Trophy

Current Winner
Craig Hill

Previous Winners
  • 2016 - Brian Cummings & Dave Webster
  • 2015 - John Kinsella
  • 2014 - Innes Arnold
  • 2013 - Phil Smith
  • 2012 - Craig Hill
  • 2011 - Dave Webster
  • 2010 - Brian Cummings
  • 2009 - Alan Unsworth
Award Criteria

This honour is to be awarded to the member who has supported and contributed most to the running of the Society & the supporting of its members.