Archive January 2013

Cross Keys V Falcons Team News

Thursday 31 January 2013

Jimmy Gopperth is set to make his one hundredth appearance for Newcastle Falcons at Cross Keys in the British and Irish Cup this Friday (kick-off 7pm).

Big Match Preview: Saxons V Scotland A

Thursday 31 January 2013

England Saxons have named their side ahead of Friday’s eagerly anticipated international clash with Scotland A at Kingston Park (kick-off 8pm).

Wooden Spoon Programme Launched On Wednesday 30Th January

Thursday 31 January 2013

The Falcons community foundation has launched the Wooden Spoon Programme in MLD/SLD primary schools across the region.

Act Fast To Book Corporate Hospitality For Saxons Vs Scotland

Wednesday 30 January 2013

The club announces a deadline for corporate hospitality bookings for Friday's England Saxons vs Scotland game.

Dine With A Lion This Spring At Kingston Park

Tuesday 29 January 2013

Join us to celebrate those Falcons who have played their part in Lions tours over the years.

Date With The Pirates Confirmed

Tuesday 29 January 2013

Newcastle Falcons can confirm that the re-scheduled RFU Championship match with Cornish Pirates at Kingston Park will take place on Saturday 23 February (kick-off 7pm).

Join In The Fun At Our Big Rugby Ball

Tuesday 29 January 2013

Join us to celebrate the success of our 2012-13 season and the exciting future of the club at this year’s Big Rugby Ball

Falcons Academy Team Up With Saxons Stars

Tuesday 29 January 2013

Newcastle Falcons Academy were rubbing shoulders with England Saxons on Tuesday in the build-up to Friday’s international showdown with Scotland A at Kingston Park.

New Appointment At Newcastle Falcons

Sunday 27 January 2013

Newcastle Falcons are delighted to announce the appointment of Mike Elliott as commercial director.

Gopperth Poised To Join 100 Club

Friday 25 January 2013

Today should have marked Jimmy Gopperth’s one hundredth appearance for Newcastle Falcons, but the Kiwi fly-half will have to wait another day as the big freeze grips the nation.

Mayhew Moves On Loan

Friday 25 January 2013

Newcastle Falcons hooker Michael Mayhew has joined London Irish on a short-term loan deal.

Falcons Bolster Pack

Friday 25 January 2013

Talented No.8 Ollie Stedman has signed for Newcastle Falcons until the end of the season, the club are pleased to announce.

Saxons Gear Up For Kingston Park Blockbuster

Thursday 24 January 2013

England Saxons have named their side for this Friday’s trip to Galway to face the 02 Ireland Wolfhounds, as the momentum builds towards next week’s clash with Scotland A at Kingston Park.

Falcons Foundation Taking Coach The Coaches To Cumbria

Thursday 24 January 2013

The Falcons Community Foundation are taking their successful Coach the coaches sessions across the A69 to Cumbria. Where 3 clubs will host 3 coach the coaches session.

Only Three Weeks Left Until February Camps

Wednesday 23 January 2013

The falcons February half term camps are fast approaching with only three weeks left to book your place!

Watch Six Nations Rugby Live At Kingston Park

Wednesday 23 January 2013

As a reward to our loyal supporters, the Falcons will be screening the first two games of this year’s Six Nations tournament live at Kingston Park.

Cornish Pirates Match Postponed

Wednesday 23 January 2013

Newcastle Falcons can confirm that the RFU Championship match with Cornish Pirates scheduled for 8pm on Friday 25 January has been postponed following a pitch inspection carried out by the RFU at 3.15pm today.

Rugby And Romance: A Winning Combination This Valentine's

Tuesday 22 January 2013

This Valentine’s weekend why not try a little something different? Show your loved one that you care, with a romantic meal for two at the Falcons.

Cornish Pirates Match Update

Monday 21 January 2013

Newcastle Falcons are appealing to fans to help clear the snow at Kingston Park tomorrow to ensure this Friday’s RFU Championship clash with Cornish Pirates goes ahead (kick-off 8pm).

Strength Training Advice From Storm Fitness

Friday 18 January 2013

Newcastle-based fitness experts and Falcons player sponsors Storm Fitness give their advice on strength training for would-be rugby players.

Cross Keys V Falcons Postponed

Friday 18 January 2013

Newcastle Falcons’ Round 6 Pool 4 British and Irish Cup clash at Cross Keys has been postponed due to heavy snow fall in Wales.

Supporters Club Donation

Thursday 17 January 2013

Thank you to the Newcastle Falcons Supporters club who made a generous donation to the Falcons Community Foundation at the Connacht match on Saturday 12th January.

Under-18S Match Off

Thursday 17 January 2013

Due to the inclement weather, Saturday’s Aviva Under-18 League fixture at Northampton Saints has been postponed.

Catterick Ready For Welsh Test

Wednesday 16 January 2013

Tom Catterick admits his Newcastle Falcons outfit are ready to gun down Cross Keys this Saturday as they look to secure home advantage in the British and Irish Cup quarter-finals (kick-off 2pm).

Tackling Numbers With Mbna Final

Wednesday 16 January 2013

The final of the inter-school competition run through the MBNA project was held last weekend.

Leeds Carnegie Vs Newcastle Falcons

Tuesday 15 January 2013

A message from Newcastle Falcons Supporters Club and Newcastle Falcons about our forthcoming fixture away to Leeds.

Rbs 6 Nations Ballot

Monday 14 January 2013

Results of the Season Ticket Holders ballot for the right to buy ticket for this season's RBS 6 Nations.

Falcons Secure Quarter-Final Berth

Monday 14 January 2013

Newcastle Falcons boss Dean Richards bemoaned his side’s display following Saturday’s 16-6 victory over Connacht Eagles at Kingston Park, despite securing a place in the quarter-finals of the British and Irish Cup.

Season Ticket Holders Forum

Monday 14 January 2013

Thursday 10 January saw our Season Ticket Holders forum and Vision and Values evening.

U18: Falcons 0 Leicester 38

Monday 14 January 2013

Newcastle Falcons succumbed to defeat against a well-drilled Leicester Tigers outfit at Maiden Castle in the Aviva Under-18 League on Saturday.

Largest Festival Of The Season Last Weekend At Kingston Park

Monday 14 January 2013

The teams battled the weather to play a rousing four hours of rugby.

Foundation Flutter Winning Numbers

Saturday 12 January 2013

The winning numbers of the foundation flutter lottery at the Connacht game have been announced.

Falcons 16 Connacht 6

Saturday 12 January 2013

A place in the quarter-finals of the British and Irish Cup beckons for Newcastle Falcons after a 16-6 triumph over a dogged Connacht Eagles outfit at Kingston Park.

B&I Cup Preview: Falcons V Connacht

Friday 11 January 2013

Newcastle Falcons welcome back skipper Will Welch to the starting line-up for Saturday’s British and Irish Cup clash with Connacht Eagles at Kingston Park (kick-off 3pm).

Falcons Name U18s Squad For Tigers Clash

Friday 11 January 2013

The Falcons have announced their squad for Saturday’s Academy Under-18 League match against Leicester Tigers at Durham University’s 3G pitch at Maiden Castle Sports Centre (kick-off 1.30pm).

Blackett Walker Help The Falcons Foundation Spread Christmas Cheer

Thursday 10 January 2013

Over Christmas the falcons community foundation worked in conjunction with the players to visit hospitals around the region.

Richards Gears Up For Eagles Challenge

Thursday 10 January 2013

Newcastle Falcons director of rugby Dean Richards has urged his side to be more clinical in the build-up to this Saturday’s British and Irish Cup clash with Connacht Eagles at Kingston Park (kick-off 3pm).

Talk In Rescheduled

Thursday 10 January 2013

The Falcons Supporters Club talk in with Dean Richards has now been rescheduled.

North Of England P&I Make Donation For Second Year Running

Wednesday 9 January 2013

The North of England P&I made an incredible donation of £3000 to the Falcons Community foundation in December 2012, making this the second four figure donation in as many years.

Falcons Hosting Biggest Festival Of The Season This Weekend

Wednesday 9 January 2013

This Saturday the Falcons Community Foundation are hosting the largest festival this season with a huge 43 teams taking part!

Saxons Squad Named Ahead Of Kingston Park Showdown

Wednesday 9 January 2013

The England Saxons squad has been announced ahead of their match against Scotland A at Kingston Park on Friday 1 February (kick-off 8pm).

Falcons U18 21 North Of England 8

Tuesday 8 January 2013

Newcastle Falcons under-18s got 2013 underway with a strong performance against a North of England under-18s outfit containing a further six Falcons Academy players.

Saxons Vs Scotland: Limited Hospitality Places Available

Tuesday 8 January 2013

Match day hospitality for the England Saxons vs Scotland A game is filling fast. Don't miss out on your chance to be at the game.

Falcons Vs Connacht: This Weekend

Monday 7 January 2013

A reminder that the Falcons game against Connacht has been rescheduled.

Falcons Under-18S Name Side For North Of England Test

Friday 4 January 2013

Newcastle Falcons under-18s have named their squad for this Sunday’s friendly against the North of England under-18s at Druid Park (kick-off 2pm).

Falcons 12 London Scottish 9

Friday 4 January 2013

Newcastle Falcons ended 2012 on a high with victory over London Scottish in the RFU Championship at Kingston Park.

Kingston Park Gears Up For Thunder V Hull Kr Clash

Thursday 3 January 2013

Kingston Park will play host to Gateshead Thunder’s first warm-up game of the season this Sunday as they take on Super League giants Hull Kingston Rovers (kick-off 3pm).

Doncaster 10 Falcons 28

Tuesday 1 January 2013

Newcastle Falcons kicked off 2013 in style with a bonus-point triumph over Doncaster Knights at Castle Park on New Year’s Day.

Maximum Points For Richards & Co

Tuesday 1 January 2013

Dean Richards was satisfied with his side’s solid start to 2013 after a 28-10 bonus-point victory at Doncaster.