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Brian Watt
Posted by: Dave Picken
Date: 31/10/2017 17:32
We’ve received this sad news from John Denham the County secretary

It is with great regret that I have to inform you of the death of Brian Watt.
He passed away last night in hospital.
All our thoughts are with Jennifer and her family.

Brian was a member of Hartlepool Rovers FC.

He was in his 41st year as a member of the society, having joined in season 1977-78.

He was appointed as the Schools' Union Representative to the DCRFU General Committee for 16 seasons -1989-90 to 2004-05 and
was installed as the President of the Durham County RFU for season 2002-03.

This season was his 25th season as a DCRFU Representative to the Referees' Society Committee.

Since Season 2006-07 he has been the RS Advisers' Secretary.

For his many years of outstanding service to the Society, he was awarded Honorary Membership in season 2003-04 and Life Membership in season 2011-12.

Details of his funeral will be forwarded when known.

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