Archive April 2013

B&I Cup Final Date Confirmed

Tuesday 30 April 2013

Newcastle Falcons can confirm that the British and Irish Cup final against Leinster will take place at Kingston Park on Friday 17 May (kick-off 7.30pm).

Extended Opening Hours This Weekend At The Club Shop

Tuesday 30 April 2013

As the Falcons prepare for the first leg of the Championship play-off semi final, we’re pleased to announce extended opening hours in our Kingston Park Club Shop and Ticket Office this weekend.

Falcons Launch New Kit

Tuesday 30 April 2013

Newcastle Falcons launched their new kit at a media session held yesterday as Dean Richards’ title chasing charges gear up for this Bank Holiday Monday’s play-off semi-final first leg clash at Leeds Carnegie (kick-off 3.15pm).

Touch Rugby Returns To The Falcons

Monday 29 April 2013

The falcons community foundation announce their summer of touch campaign starting with Taster sessions for touch ruby at Kingston park on May 1st.

Richards Reflects On Blues Triumph

Monday 29 April 2013

Newcastle Falcons boss Dean Richards was happy to see his side come through unscathed against Bedford Blues to set-up a tantalising British and Irish Cup final with Leinster.

Kingston Park Meets Minimum Standards

Monday 29 April 2013

Newcastle Falcons are pleased to announce that Kingston Park has met the minimum standards criteria required to host Aviva Premiership matches next season should they win the play-offs.

U15 Squad For Sedbergh Festival

Sunday 28 April 2013

The youngest Newcastle Falcons age group team, the Under-15s, will be in action today at Sedbergh School in a warm-up festival against Leeds Carnegie and Sale Sharks before the teams venture south for the Northern Academies 12-a-side Festival in a weeks’ time.

Bedford 15 Newcastle 18

Saturday 27 April 2013

Dean Richards’ men have set-up an intriguing British and Irish Cup final with Leinster after an 18-15 triumph over Bedford Blues at Goldington Road.

Falcons Players Visit Regional Clubs

Friday 26 April 2013

Consett RFC, West Hartlepool RFC and Percy Park welcomed Falcons players to the clubs over the past few weeks for coaching sessions, as part of the Foundation’s local club visits.

B&I Cup Preview: Bedford V Newcastle

Friday 26 April 2013

Newcastle Falcons have made one change for tomorrow’s British and Irish Cup semi-final at Bedford Blues (kick-off 3pm).

North East Junior Players Tour With England U11's

Thursday 25 April 2013

Over the Easter Holidays England Lambs side toured the south of France and two of the North East's promising juniors were part of the squad.

Kingston Park To Open For Semi Finals

Thursday 25 April 2013

Newcastle Falcons will be opening Kingston Park for any fans unable to travel to the away leg of the play-off semi final.

Download Your Semi Final Poster Here!

Thursday 25 April 2013

On Sunday 12 May the Falcons play the home leg of their play-off semi finals and we need your help!

Play-Off Semi Final Tickets Now Available

Wednesday 24 April 2013

Tickets to the away leg of our play-off semi final are now available to purchase from the Falcons' Ticket Office.

Storm Fitness: The Need For Speed

Wednesday 24 April 2013

We caught up with the Young Athlete Development Academy at Storm Fitness for their views on why speed is so important for aspiring rugby players.

Family Tickets Now Available For Falcons Vs Leeds

Wednesday 24 April 2013

Special family ticketing packages are now available for the home leg of the play-off semi finals.

Jason Robinson Works Alongside The Foundation For The Prince’S Trust

Wednesday 24 April 2013

Rugby legend Jason Robinson spent the day coaching youngsters from the Prince’s Trust Fairbridge Programme based in Newcastle and Middlesbrough, at Newcastle University.

Corporate Away Trip Details Announced

Tuesday 23 April 2013

The Falcons are running a corporate coach trip down to Leeds specifically for our corporate fans and partners. Click for details.

Play-Off Semi-Final Dates Confirmed

Monday 22 April 2013

A play-off semi-final with Leeds Carnegie beckons for Newcastle Falcons as they prepare to land an assault on promotion to the Aviva Premiership.

Details Of Supporters Club Play-Off Away Trips Announced

Monday 22 April 2013

Join the Falcons and our Supporters Club on the road to see the Falcons take on Leeds Carnegie in the play-off semi finals.

Players Awards Celebration Re-Arranged

Monday 22 April 2013

Following the announcement of the Falcons Championship play-off semi final dates, plans for our players' awards celebration the Big Rugby Ball have changed. Read on for more information.

Golding Sets Retirement Date

Monday 22 April 2013

Newcastle Falcons prop Jonny Golding has announced his intention to retire at the end of the current season.

Falcons Unveil Three More Signings

Sunday 21 April 2013

A trio of new signings will showcase their talents for Newcastle Falcons next season each having all pinned their colours to the ambitious club ahead of the 2013-14 campaign.

Guess The Score V Bristol

Saturday 20 April 2013

Guess correctly and win two seats in Falcons hospitality next season

Winner Of The Foundation Flutter At Bristol

Saturday 20 April 2013

The winners of the foundation flutter at today's game have been announced.

Newcastle 14 Bristol 19

Saturday 20 April 2013

Newcastle Falcons suffered their first defeat of the campaign against Bristol Rugby on the final day of the regular RFU Championship season.

Big Match Preview: Newcastle V Bristol

Friday 19 April 2013

Jimmy Gopperth starts at fly-half for tomorrow’s RFU Championship clash with Bristol Rugby at Kingston Park after recovering from a slight hamstring injury that kept him out of last week’s trip to Plymouth Albion (kick-off 3pm)

Falcons Host North East Expo

Friday 19 April 2013

Newcastle Falcons were delighted to welcome the North East Expo 2013 for their debut at Kingston Park on Wednesday.

Richards Previews Bristol

Friday 19 April 2013

Newcastle Falcons boss Dean Richards is expecting a stern test when Bristol Rugby come to town for tomorrow’s RFU Championship showdown at Kingston Park (kick-off 3pm).

Falcons Swoop For Saull

Thursday 18 April 2013

Saracens flanker Andy Saull has signed a two-year contract with Newcastle Falcons.

Falcons Golf Day 2013 Is A Great Success

Thursday 18 April 2013

The annual Falcons Golf Day took place yesterday at Ramside Hall and was another great success for the club.

Falcons Announce Plans For Next Season

Wednesday 17 April 2013

As the season draws to a climax Newcastle Falcons announce their plans for match scheduling and Season Tickets next season.

Cumbria 17 Newcastle 'A' 24

Wednesday 17 April 2013

Newcastle Falcons ‘A’ locked horns with a Cumbria select XV at Carlisle Rugby Club on Wednesday night for what is hoped will be a regular fixture in the calendar.

Cpd’S Head To Cumbria

Tuesday 16 April 2013

Over the past few weeks members of the Falcons coaching staff, went over to Cumbria to deliver two coach the coaches sessions.

Clegg Seals Falcons Move

Tuesday 16 April 2013

Newcastle Falcons academy product Rory Clegg is set to return to Kingston Park after signing a two-year-deal with the club.

Falcons Community Foundation Gears Up For Bristol With Toon Sevens & More

Monday 15 April 2013

Our upcoming fixture against Bristol is playing host to a range of Falcons Community Foundation activities.

Cumbria V Newcastle Falcons 'A'

Monday 15 April 2013

Cumbria will play Newcastle Falcons ‘A’ Team in a warm up game on Wednesday night at Carlisle RFC (kick-off 7pm).

Powell And Brookes Commit To Falcons

Sunday 14 April 2013

Newcastle Falcons are delighted to announce that Adam Powell and Kieran Brookes have committed their futures to the club.

Plymouth 10 Newcastle 25

Saturday 13 April 2013

Newcastle Falcons remain on course for an unbeaten end to what has been an extraordinary campaign in the RFU Championship for the North East club following a 25-10 victory over Plymouth Albion at The Brickfields Ground.

Steadman Upbeat Ahead Of Albion Test

Friday 12 April 2013

Defence coach Graham Steadman insists his Newcastle Falcons outfit are in fine fettle ahead of this weekend’s RFU Championship clash at Plymouth Albion (kick-off 3pm).

Falcons Duo Set To Leave

Thursday 11 April 2013

Newcastle Falcons can announce that back-row Taiasina Tu’ifua and hooker Michael Mayhew will be leaving the club at the end of the current season.

Retro Shirts Available To Pre-Order

Thursday 11 April 2013

The limited edition TOFFS retro shirts will be available in store soon. Have you ordered yours?

Flock To The Falcons With In Town Ticket Sales

Thursday 11 April 2013

Newcastle Falcons are thrilled to announce a ticketing partnership with NewcastleGateshead Initiative.

Big Match Preview: Plymouth V Newcastle

Thursday 11 April 2013

Newcastle Falcons have made five changes for this Saturday’s RFU Championship trip to Plymouth Albion (kick-off 3pm).

Falcons Prepare For Region's Biggest Business Networking Event

Wednesday 10 April 2013

Newcastle Falcons are thrilled to welcome the North East Expo 2013 to Kingston Park.

Easy Decision To Commit Reveals Skipper Welch

Wednesday 10 April 2013

After putting pen-to-paper on a new two-year contract with Newcastle Falcons, captain Will Welch took time-out to speak to Falcons TV about his hopes and ambitions for the future.

Semi-Final Date Confirmed

Wednesday 10 April 2013

Newcastle Falcons’ British and Irish Cup semi-final against Bedford Blues at Goldington Road will take place on Saturday April 27 (kick-off 3pm).

Travel To The B&I Cup Semi Final

Wednesday 10 April 2013

The Newcastle Falcons Supporters Club have now released details of their travel plans to the B&I Cup semi final.

Double Delight For Falcons Kids

Tuesday 9 April 2013

The Falcons fledglings went on the road to play the East Lothian Falcons last weekend at Under-16 and Under-18 level with both sides leaving Scotland with four tries and a win. East Lothian U16s 5-22 Newcastle Falcons U16s

Falcons Host Largest Festival At Kp

Tuesday 9 April 2013

Newcastle Falcons hosted the largest ever rugby festival at Kingston Park on Sunday, as the club continues its commitment to grassroots rugby in the region.

Hall To Join Bristol

Tuesday 9 April 2013

Newcastle Falcons prop James Hall has completed a move to Bristol Rugby for the 2013-14 season, the club can announce.

Nottingham Reaction With Falcons Tv

Monday 8 April 2013

Newcastle Falcons director of rugby Dean Richards and lock-forward Scott MacLeod spoke to Falcons TV following Friday’s 72-17 British and Irish Cup quarter-final victory over Nottingham at Kingston Park.

Falcons Draw Bedford In Cup Semi-Final

Sunday 7 April 2013

Newcastle Falcons have been drawn away to fellow RFU Championship side Bedford Blues in the British and Irish Cup semi-finals.

Falcons Land Blair

Sunday 7 April 2013

Newcastle Falcons are delighted to announce the signing of experienced international scrum-half Mike Blair on a two-year-deal from French side Brive.

North East Duo Commit To Falcons

Saturday 6 April 2013

Newcastle Falcons skipper Will Welch and second-row Sean Tomes have signed new contracts at Kingston Park, the club are delighted to announce.

Russell Previews Nottingham With Falcons Tv

Friday 5 April 2013

It is an exciting stage of the season according to Newcastle Falcons head coach Peter Russell, who took time-out to speak to Falcons TV in the build-up to this evening’s British and Irish Cup quarter-final clash with Nottingham Rugby at Kingston Park (kick-off 8pm).

Winner Of The Foundation Flutter At Nottingham

Friday 5 April 2013

The winners of the foundation flutter at tonight's game have been announced.

Newcastle 72 Nottingham 17

Friday 5 April 2013

Newcastle Falcons booked their place in the British and Irish Cup semi-finals with a comfortable 72-17 victory over Nottingham Rugby at Kingston Park.

B&I Cup Preview: Newcastle V Nottingham

Thursday 4 April 2013

Latest signing Adam Powell retains his place at centre for this Friday’s British and Irish Cup quarter-final showdown with Nottingham Rugby at Kingston Park (kick-off 8pm).

Help Us Promote The B&I Cup Quarter Final

Thursday 4 April 2013

As the Falcons prepare for their B&I Cup Quarter final match tomorrow, we're asking fans to help us promote the game.

Powell Relishing The 'Toon'

Thursday 4 April 2013

Adam Powell reveals he is settling in nicely to life on Tyneside in the build-up to this Friday’s British and Irish Cup quarter-final clash with Nottingham Rugby at Kingston Park (kick-off 8pm).

Congratulations To Morpeth U11 Players On England Selection

Thursday 4 April 2013

Two players from the Morpeth U11 squad have been chosen to represent England U11 Lambs national side whilst touring the south of France.

Fielden Signs For England Sevens

Thursday 4 April 2013

Newcastle Falcons winger Luke Fielden will join the England Sevens set-up from next season.

Unearthing Rugby's Stars - Vote For The Falcons

Wednesday 3 April 2013

The Falcons are asking for your help in making their game against Bristol the first RFU game to be streamed live on Twitter.

Falcons Foundation Launch Summer Of Touch

Wednesday 3 April 2013

This summer the falcons summer of touch returns with a huge range of touch rugby activities for all ages and abilities to enjoy.

Falcons Vs Nottingham - It's A Steal

Tuesday 2 April 2013

Take advantage of our fantastic offer on tickets for Friday's B&I Cup Quarter Final.

Three More Pledge Future To Falcons

Monday 1 April 2013

Newcastle Falcons are pleased to confirm that three more of its young guns have signed on the dotted line at Kingston Park.