10 Dec, 12:23
Ireland's John Lacey will referee his first ever RBS 6 Nations match in February, while Alain Rolland is also included in the Elite Panel in what is his last season.
Free travel and low cost ticket purchases are being offered to any club or school for Ireland's Rugby World Cup qualifying match against Georgia at Lansdowne Road on Saturday, September 28th (k.o 3pm).The Irish Rugby Football Union's Marketing Division has devised attractive packages open to any sports club or school in Ireland via the Provincial Branch network. Coach hire costs to the value of 450 will be paid for by the IRFU for the following packages:
* Adult club or parties, pre-purchasing a minimum 48 Stand tickets on purchase 2 - get 2 free basis at for 50 Euro.
* Minimum 45 schoolchildren, pre-purchasing tickets at 5 Euro.
* Any combination of Adult/Children at a pre-purchase ticket value of 450 Euro.
Please note that each schoolchild's coach must be supervised by a minimum of four adults to avail of the offer.
Provincial Contact details: Connacht - 091 770236; Munster - 021 4323563; Leinster - 01 2693224; Ulster - 048 90649141.
NB: In addition to the coach-ticket incentive, the IRFU also offer a purchase 2 - get 2 free ticket package, e.g. buy 2 stand (or touchline) tickets @50 Euro and get another 2 absolutely free - i.e. 4 tickets for 50 Euro. Single terrace tickets are 10 Euro and schoolchildren - 5 euro.