Events

‘Kicking Off!’ – Talk by former Premier League Referee Kelvin Morton – postponed

18 May 2021

Join us at Bury St Edmunds Guildhall, as former Premier League referee Kelvin Morton shares recollections of his 50-year career.

Kelvin Morton started his referee career at the age of 15 after captaining his school’s 2nd XI team. He progressed through the leagues, from the Eastern Counties league to the Football League and finally the Premier League.

He was one of only 21 referees appointed to the list of referees for the newly created Premier League in 1992. He continued to referee in the top-flight until 1995 and officiated at three FA Cup finals at Wembley. He represented the FA in six overseas appointments including Spain, the Netherlands, and Norway.

Since retiring from the active list, Kelvin has been an assessor on the Premier League and National League and for the past 3+ seasons has been assessor coordinator for the Professional Game Match Officials Board.

Date – Saturday 26th June

Time – 3pm – 5pm

Tickets – £8