Archive November 2012

Falcons 31 Plymouth 15

Friday 30 November 2012

The winning feeling continues on Tyneside after Newcastle Falcons helped themselves to yet another victory, this time over Plymouth Albion at Kingston Park on Friday night.

Big Match Preview Falcons V Plymouth

Thursday 29 November 2012

Andrew Higgins replaces Ryan Shortland on the wing, the only change for Newcastle Falcons as they aim to continue their unbeaten record with victory over Plymouth Albion at Kingston Park this Friday (kick-off 8pm).

Hit-Man York Ready For Albion Test

Wednesday 28 November 2012

Back-row Chris York is gunning for victory ahead of this Friday’s RFU Championship clash with Plymouth Albion at Kingston Park (kick-off 8pm).

Facebook Competition For Half Time Kicking Battle- It Could Be You

Wednesday 28 November 2012

Newcastle Falcons Community Foundation are running a Facebook competiton which could give you the chance to take part in a half-time kicking contest, at the Falcons v Newport match on December 16th at Kingston Park.

Falcons Residential Camp 2013 Announced

Wednesday 28 November 2012

The Newcastle Falcons are proud to announce the date for the Falcons Residential coaching camp 2013.

Local Talent Vie For North Of England Berth

Monday 26 November 2012

Over the past few months, Durham, Northumberland and Cumbria under-18s and under-16s have been in action against each other as well as playing against Cheshire, Lancashire and Yorkshire.

Talk In Rescheduled

Monday 26 November 2012

Please read for an important update on tonight's Supporters Club talk in.

Win Tickets To Newport Vs Newcastle Falcons

Monday 26 November 2012

Fancy coming along to watch Newcastle Falcons take on Newport at Rodney Parade?

February Half Term Camps

Monday 26 November 2012

The Newcastle Falcons February Half Term camps have been announced and we are once again taking rugby across the region.

Richards Lauds Jersey Welcome

Sunday 25 November 2012

Newcastle Falcons chief Dean Richards has hailed Jersey’s hospitality as ‘absolutely wonderful’ after his side stretched their unbeaten run to ten games with a bonus-point triumph over the Channel Islanders on Saturday, writes Stewart McCullough.

Jersey 3 Falcons 24

Saturday 24 November 2012

They say winning is a habit, and Dean Richards’ men are certainly in tune with their blistering start to the campaign after a 24-3 bonus-point victory at Jersey in the RFU Championship.

Big Match Preview: Jersey V Falcons

Friday 23 November 2012

Newcastle Falcons have made five changes to the side that defeated Nottingham 29-9 a fortnight ago for this Saturday’s RFU Championship trip to Jersey (kick-off 3pm).

Driving Grassroots Rugby At The Newcastle Falcons Premiership Rugby Club

Thursday 22 November 2012

The Newcastle Falcons Land Rover Premiership Rugby Cup, an under 11 and under 12 grassroots tournament, will be taking place on 16th December at Kingston Park.

Celebrate Christmas In Style With Flash And The Flock

Thursday 22 November 2012

Newcastle Falcons Junior Supporters Club, the Flock, will be holding their Christmas party on 23 December.

Falcons & Nusu Announce Ticketing Partnership

Thursday 22 November 2012

Newcastle Falcons are delighted to announce a new ticketing partnership with Newcastle University Students Union which will see tickets for Falcons matches on sale via the Union Box Office.

Landrover Premiership Cup

Wednesday 21 November 2012

The Newcastle Falcons Land Rover Premiership Rugby Cup, an under 11 and under 12 grassroots tournament, will be taking place on Sunday 16th December at Kingston Park.

Lawson Named In Scotland Squad

Wednesday 21 November 2012

Rory Lawson has been named in the Scotland squad for this Saturday’s Test with Tonga at Pittodrie (kick-off 3pm).

Falcons Vs Plymouth: We Need Penguins!

Wednesday 21 November 2012

Join us to celebrate the Falcons' outstanding start to the season and take part in our fantastic fancy dress compeition!

Falcons Donate Shirts To Tongan Village

Tuesday 20 November 2012

The Newcastle Falcons brand has spread to the other side of the world, after the club donated old playing jerseys to a village team in Vavau, Tonga.

100 Up For Tait

Monday 19 November 2012

Alex Tait is set to make his 100th appearance in Newcastle Falcons colours this weekend when his side make the trip to Jersey in the RFU Championship (kick-off 3pm).

Supporters Club Talk-In With Dean Richards

Wednesday 14 November 2012

The Falcons Supporters Club is hosting an exciting event with director of rugby Dean Richards and his team.

Relive The 'Sipi Tau'

Wednesday 14 November 2012

The North East and Cumbria public flocked to Kingston Park last night to witness an exhibition match of the highest proportions, as Newcastle Falcons swept aside Tonga with a 24-13 triumph.

Foundation Flutter Winning Numbers

Wednesday 14 November 2012

One of the Foundation Flutter prizes has yet to be claimed - it is you?

Storm Fitness Offer Some Advice To Aspiring Falcons

Tuesday 13 November 2012

Training and fitness advice from former professionals Spencer Davey and Lome Fa-atau.

Falcons 24 Tonga 13

Tuesday 13 November 2012

Newcastle Falcons showed that they could compete on the big stage again, after a well-earned 24-13 triumph over Tonga.

Fitness Advice For Aspiring Rugby Players

Monday 12 November 2012

Storm Fitness give their tips and advice for aspiring young rugby players. Over recent days the Storm Fitness performance department have been giving their tips and advice to aspiring young rugby players looking to focus their training. The team, made up of ex-professional rugby players Spencer Davey and Lome Fa'atau have already suggested their first two tips, which can be found here. Today, however, their suggestion is with regards to mobility versus stiffness.

Big Match Preview: Falcons V Tonga

Monday 12 November 2012

Newcastle Falcons have named their side ahead of Tuesday’s one off friendly with Tonga at Kingston Park (kick-off 7.30pm).

Falcons V Tonga - Important Ticketing Information

Monday 12 November 2012

Important information for those wishing to buy or collect tickets for tomorrow's match against Tonga.

Oli And Ritchie To Face Maoris

Saturday 10 November 2012

Oliver Tomaszczyk and Richard Mayhew have both been picked to represent the RFU Championship for their clash with the Maori All Blacks at Castle Park, Doncaster next Saturday (kick-off 12.05pm).

Training Advice For Aspiring Rugby Players

Friday 9 November 2012

Some useful training advice for aspiring rugby players from the team at Storm Fitness.

Winning Foundation Flutter Nottingham

Friday 9 November 2012

The winning Foundation Flutter numbers tonight have been drawn.

Falcons 29 Nottingham 9

Friday 9 November 2012

Newcastle Falcons continued their winning streak for the season with a bonus-point triumph over Nottingham at Kingston Park.

Big Match Preview: Falcons V Nottingham

Thursday 8 November 2012

Luke Fielden returns to the wing for Friday’s top of the table clash with Nottingham at Kingston Park, as Newcastle Falcons aim to make it nine wins out of nine in the RFU Championship.

Advice For Young Rugby Players From Storm Fitness

Thursday 8 November 2012

Storm Fitness's Spencer Davey and Lome Fat'atau give their advice to aspiring professional rugby players.

Falcons Link With Royal Regiment Of Fusilliers To Pay Tribute To Our Troops

Thursday 8 November 2012

Newcastle Falcons are proud to welcome the Royal Regiment of Fusiliers to Kingston Park this month as we mark Remembrance Day and pay tribute to our troops both past and present.

Carlo Del Fava To Take Supporter Questions

Thursday 8 November 2012

Carlo del Fava will be taking questions from supporters in the Season Ticket Holders bar before Friday's game at Kingston Park.

International Ticket Ballot

Wednesday 7 November 2012

We are trying to contact the winners of our Season Ticket Holders international ballot. Don't miss out on your tickets!

Ex-Falcon Set For Return

Tuesday 6 November 2012

Nottingham skipper and former Newcastle Falcons favourite Brent Wilson states he is relishing the prospect of returning to Kingston Park this Friday (kick-off 8pm).

Half Season Tickets Now Available

Tuesday 6 November 2012

With the Falcons currently eight points clear at the top of the Championship, we’re pleased to offer half season tickets covering all Newcastle Falcons games from 23 December onwards.

Taione Promises Entertainment

Tuesday 6 November 2012

Tongan Rugby Union chairman and former Falcons stalwart Epi Taione has promised an entertaining brand of rugby when his country locks horns with his old club at Kingston Park in a one-off international clash next Tuesday (kick-off 7.30pm).

Sipi Tau 'Awesome Sight' Reveals Tu'ipulotu

Monday 5 November 2012

Tongan centre Tane Tu’ipulotu reveals there is nothing better than the sight of the Sipi Tau, a pre-game war dance which his fellow countrymen will perform before kick-off when the Falcons do battle with the Pacific Islanders next Tuesday (kick-off 7.30pm).

Falcons Snap Up Goode

Monday 5 November 2012

Newcastle Falcons have bolstered their squad with the signing of Ospreys second-row James Goode until the end of the season.

Sternest Test To Date Admits Richards

Sunday 4 November 2012

Newcastle Falcons supremo Dean Richards admits Saturday’s victory over title challengers Bedford Blues was his side’s toughest test to date this season.

Bedford 20 Falcons 29

Saturday 3 November 2012

Newcastle Falcons’ scintillating run in the RFU Championship continued with victory over nearest rivals Bedford Blues at Goldington Road.

The Return Of Real Ale At Kingston Park

Friday 2 November 2012

Due to the popularity of real ale during the Falcons’ clash V Rotherham Titans we are pleased to announce cask beer will once again be coming to Kingston Park.

Big Match Preview: Bedford V Falcons

Friday 2 November 2012

Newcastle Falcons have made three changes for Saturday’s RFU Championship trip to Bedford, as Dean Richards’ men aim to make it eight wins out of eight in the league.

Win A Signed Tonga Jersey Ahead Of International Clash

Friday 2 November 2012

As preparations hot up ahead of the Falcons’ clash against Tonga on Tuesday 13 November (kick-off 7.30pm), we are giving away two signed replica Tonga jerseys to whet your appetite.

Autumn Test Ballot Announced

Friday 2 November 2012

The Season Ticket draw for the QBE internationals at Twickenham this November has been drawn with the following Season Ticket Holders now having the right to purchase up to two tickets for their selected match:-

Lawson Delight At Scotland Call-Up

Thursday 1 November 2012

Rory Lawson has spoken for the first time since his call-up to the Scotland squad for their autumn tests against New Zealand, South Africa and Tonga.