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.
The Irish squad's training session in Thomond Park on Tuesday the 15th of January will be open to both the media and the public.
The session will commence at 3pm will run until 5pm and will afford the public the opportunity to meet the players. School children from the surrounding counties have been invited to attend the open session to see the Irish team train up close.
Venue: Thomond Park, Limerick.
Date: Tuesday 15th of January 2002