Archive March 2013

Talented Trio Pen New Deals

Sunday 31 March 2013

Newcastle Falcons are delighted to announce that three of the club’s academy products have signed new contracts.

Falcons Wish Jersey Centre A Speedy Recovery

Saturday 30 March 2013

Newcastle Falcons Rugby Club would like to wish Jersey centre Mark McCrea a speedy recovery after sustaining a dislocated ankle during yesterday’s RFU Championship match with the Channel Islanders at Kingston Park.

Newcastle 34 Jersey 12

Friday 29 March 2013

A resurgent second-half display from Newcastle Falcons earned a 34-12 victory over Jersey at Kingston Park to underline their supremacy at the summit of the RFU Championship table.

Winner Of The Foundation Flutter At Jersey

Friday 29 March 2013

The foundation flutter winners from the Newcastle Vs Jersey RFC game on 29/3/13 have been announced

Hodgson Raring To Go

Thursday 28 March 2013

Joel Hodgson is itching to don the No.10 shirt and strut out onto the hallow Kingston Park turf for tomorrow’s Good Friday battle with Jersey RFC (kick-off 5pm).

Match Sponsors Announced

Thursday 28 March 2013

Falcons confirm match sponsors for this season’s remaining home fixtures.

Congratulations To Newcastle University Second Team On Winning The Conference Bucs Final

Thursday 28 March 2013

Newcastle University second team powered to a storming victory over Manchester University in the conference BUCS final at Manchester’s home ground.

Rfu Championship Launch Twitter Campaign

Thursday 28 March 2013

The RFU Championship is continuing to pave the way in innovation, leading on from Sky Sports’ behind the scenes footage and RefCam with a live Twitter stream of a Round 22 game, as voted for by supporters.

Big Match Preview: Newcastle V Jersey

Thursday 28 March 2013

Dean Richards has rung the changes for tomorrow’s Good Friday clash with Jersey RFC at Kingston Park (kick-off 5pm).

Fury Fired-Up For Jersey

Wednesday 27 March 2013

Newcastle Falcons scrum-half Warren Fury admits he can sense a real togetherness at the club ahead of the business end of the season.

Flash Goes On The Road

Wednesday 27 March 2013

Flash and the Falcons' Commercial team are on the road this week.

Club Shop Bank Holiday Opening Hours

Wednesday 27 March 2013

Confirmation of the opening hours for our Club Shop over the Easter weekend.

Tu'ifua Disciplinary Verdict

Tuesday 26 March 2013

Newcastle Falcons players Taiasina Tu'ifua and Joe Robinson appeared before an RFU disciplinary panel on the evening of Monday 25 March 2013 at the Preston South Holiday Inn Express.

Falcons Host Fashion Match

Tuesday 26 March 2013

Kingston Park played host to the North East’s biggest fundraiser, Fashion Match on Friday night to raise money for local charities.

Tu'ifua Disciplinary Verdict

Tuesday 26 March 2013

Newcastle Falcons players Taiasina Tu'ifua and Joe Robinson appeared before an RFU disciplinary panel on the evening of Monday 25 March 2013 at the Preston South Holiday Inn Express.

Travel To Falcons Vs Jersey Game

Tuesday 26 March 2013

Due to disruption, we are encouraging all fans to leave extra time for any journeys to Friday’s game against Jersey that involve the Tyne and Wear Metro Service.

Newcastle 'A' 13 Northampton 29

Monday 25 March 2013

Newcastle Falcons ‘A’ Team succumbed to a 29-13 defeat against Northampton Wanderers at Percy Park on Monday afternoon.

Twickenham Glory For Kibirige

Monday 25 March 2013

Hot prospect Zach Kibirige helped Yarm School lift the Daily Mail RBS Vase at Twickenham on Saturday with a 17-15 victory over Felsted School, of Essex.

'A' Team Match Venue Switch

Monday 25 March 2013

Tonight’s ‘A’ team fixture between Newcastle Falcons and Northampton Wanderers scheduled to take place at Doncaster RFC, has been switched to Percy Park RFC due to the weather (kick-off 3pm).

Falcons U16s Take On Scots

Saturday 23 March 2013

Newcastle Falcons Under-16s take on Scotland Under-16s on the 3G pitch at Murrayfield this Sunday (kick-off 2pm).

'A' Team Gear-Up For Northampton

Saturday 23 March 2013

Newcastle Falcons ‘A’ are in action against Northampton Wanderers this Monday at Doncaster RFC (kick-off 4pm).

Richards Pleased With 'Second-Half Dominance'

Saturday 23 March 2013

Newcastle Falcons chief Dean Richards insists he was confident his side would claim victory, even when Nottingham led 12-8 with less than 20 minutes remaining.

Richards Expects Stern Test

Friday 22 March 2013

Dean Richards is expecting a tough battle when his charges take to the field against Nottingham at Meadow Lane this evening (kick-off 7.45pm).

Nottingham 12 Newcastle 14

Friday 22 March 2013

A late show from Newcastle Falcons ensured a 14-12 victory over Nottingham at an unseasonal Meadow Lane.

One Week Left Until Falcons Easter Half Term Camps Begin

Thursday 21 March 2013

Do you want to improve your rugby skills this easter? There is only one week left to book onto our half term rugby camps in the Easter Holidays.

Big Match Preview: Nottingham V Newcastle

Thursday 21 March 2013

Adam Powell will make his Newcastle Falcons debut in tomorrow night’s RFU Championship clash with Nottingham at Meadow Lane (kick-off 7.45pm).

Good Friday? Great Rugby!

Thursday 21 March 2013

Start your Easter weekend with a trip to the rugby for Newcastle Falcons’ Easter family day and match against Jersey live at Kingston Park!

Falcons Hit 10,000 On Twitter

Thursday 21 March 2013

Earlier today the Falcons hit the 10,000 followers milestone on social networking site Twitter.

Season 2012/13 Sale Now On

Wednesday 20 March 2013

Visit our online store or club shop now to receive 50% off many items.

Powell Relishing Promotion Push

Wednesday 20 March 2013

Newcastle Falcons’ latest signing Adam Powell is fired-up for this Friday’s RFU Championship blockbuster at second place Nottingham (kick-off 7.45pm).

Supporters Club Talk In A Big Success

Tuesday 19 March 2013

A big thank you to everyone who came along to our Supporters Club’s talk in last night.

Falcons Help Nottingham Beat Pre-Sale Record

Tuesday 19 March 2013

Ahead of Newcastle Falcons’ game away to Nottingham this Friday, travelling Falcons fans have helped the hosts beat their pre-sale ticket record.

Aviva Tag Rugby Programme Festival At Darlington Mowden Park

Monday 18 March 2013

Following five weeks of coaching in local schools the Falcons organised a festival kindly hosted by Darlington Mowden Park at their new home ground Darlington Stadium on Thursday 14th March.

Hudson Signs For Gloucester

Monday 18 March 2013

Newcastle Falcons can confirm that James Hudson will move to Gloucester Rugby at the end of the current campaign.

Do You Have Your Tickets Yet For Our Big Rugby Ball?

Monday 18 March 2013

Don’t miss out on your chance to celebrate the success of this season at our end of season party and player awards!

Early Bird Offer For Falcons Residential Camps 2013 Close To End

Friday 15 March 2013

The early bird offer for the Newcastle Falcons Residential Camp ends on April 1st so book your place now to avoid disappointment!

A Team Match Postponed

Thursday 14 March 2013

This Saturday’s A Team match against Newcastle University has been postponed, the club can confirm.

Carlo Del Fava Coaches Gosforth Under 8’S At Druid

Tuesday 12 March 2013

On Sunday 3rd March Falcons forward Carlo Del Fava took to the pitch with Gosforth Under8’s in a community training session.

Alnwick Receive Player Visit On Behalf Of Lance Robson

Monday 11 March 2013

Lance Robson from Kaims Country Park kindly donated a training session with Falcons players to Alnwick Under 13s, this took place on Sunday 17th February

Falcons Seal Powell Deal

Sunday 10 March 2013

Newcastle Falcons are delighted to confirm that Adam Powell has joined the club from Saracens.

Attitude Wins The Day

Saturday 9 March 2013

Newcastle Falcons chief Dean Richards praised his troops for their ‘never say die’ attitude after his side’s dramatic 17-15 triumph over Bedford Blues at Kingston Park.

Helleur Talks To Falcons Tv

Friday 8 March 2013

Jamie Helleur has urged fans to get right behind Newcastle Falcons and back the club’s promotion push as the business end of the season looms large.

Aviva Programme Running In Schools Around The Region

Friday 8 March 2013

The Falcons are running a six week long, tag rugby programme for year four children in schools, from the Darlington region of the North East.

Foundation Flutter Winning Numbers

Friday 8 March 2013

The foundation flutter winners from the Newcastle Vs Bedford Blues game on 23/2/13 have been announced

Newcastle 17 Bedford 15

Friday 8 March 2013

A last gasp try from debutant Noah Cato and a pressure kick from Jimmy Gopperth sealed a dramatic victory for Newcastle Falcons over Bedford Blues at Kingston Park.

Offer To New And Existing Flock Members For Falcons Vs Jersey

Thursday 7 March 2013

We are offering a free flock pack to those who sign up to the flock (our junior supporters club) and purchase tickets for our Falcons Vs Jersey game on Friday 29th March at our reduced group deal rate.

Big Match Preview: Newcastle V Bedford

Thursday 7 March 2013

Noah Cato is set to make his Newcastle Falcons debut in this Friday’s RFU Championship showdown with Bedford Blues at Kingston Park (kick-off 8pm).

Retro Shirts Now Available To Pre-Order

Thursday 7 March 2013

Newcastle Falcons, in association with TOFFS, are pleased to offer ladies’ and men’s retro shirts now available for pre-order.

Guess The Score

Thursday 7 March 2013

Get it right and win two places in hospitality for a game of your choice

Introducing The Young Athlete Development Academy

Wednesday 6 March 2013

Newcastle Falcons are pleased to introduce the Storm Fitness Young Athlete Development Academy.

Gopperth Signs For Leinster

Monday 4 March 2013

Newcastle Falcons fly-half Jimmy Gopperth has signed for Heineken Cup champions Leinster on a two-year deal.

Brookes Is Back

Monday 4 March 2013

Newcastle Falcons are pleased to announce the signing of Kieran Brookes from Leicester Tigers on a dual registration contract until the end of the season.

Rotherham 22 Newcastle 34

Saturday 2 March 2013

Newcastle Falcons’ rip-roaring form continued with a bonus-point triumph over Rotherham Titans at Clifton Lane.

Maximum Points Satisfies Richards

Saturday 2 March 2013

Dean Richards was satisfied with his side’s maximum point haul in a 34-22 victory over Rotherham Titans at Clifton Lane.

Big Match Preview: Rotherham V Newcastle

Friday 1 March 2013

Newcastle Falcons are unchanged for this Saturday’s RFU Championship trip to Rotherham Titans (kick-off 3pm).

U18 League: Saints V Newcastle

Friday 1 March 2013

Newcastle Falcons have named their squad for Saturday’s Aviva Under-18 League clash at Northampton Saints (kick-off 5.15pm).