Archive December 2014

Catterick relishing chance at Fly Half

Wednesday 31 December 2014

For Tom Catterick, December has been an interesting month, with the versatile back taking on a new role as Fly Half for Newcastle Falcons.

Falcons see two shortlisted for Citizen try of the week

Wednesday 31 December 2014

Newcastle Falcons are inviting fans to cast their vote after both of the club’s try scorers shortlisted for Premiership Rugby’s Citizen try of the week.

Train like a pro camp a great success

Tuesday 30 December 2014

The Falcons Community Foundation are celebrating after a very successful debut for their Train Like a Pro camp last weekend.

RFU Disciplinary Hearing: Kane Thompson Suspension

Tuesday 30 December 2014

Club statement on the outcome of Kane Thompson’s RFU disciplinary meeting following his citing after Saturday’s match against Saracens.

Falcons home attendances rise by 18.3%

Tuesday 30 December 2014

Newcastle Falcons are pleased to announce that home Aviva Premiership attendances have risen 18.3% compared to the average attendance for last season.

Falcons leap up the sports social media index

Tuesday 30 December 2014

Newcastle Falcons rise seven places in the sport social media index 2014.

Harris hails fantastic support

Monday 29 December 2014

Speaking after his double try scoring Aviva Premiership debut, Chris Harris hailed the “fantastic support” from Kingston Park’s biggest crowd in over six years.

Celebrate Burns Night at Kingston Park

Monday 29 December 2014

Newcastle Falcons invite you to celebrate Burns Night 2015 with the club at the award-winning Kingston Park.

Richards hails many positives from festive fixture

Sunday 28 December 2014

Dean Richards hailed a big Kingston Park crowd and the efforts of his players after a thrilling game of rugby which saw his team run Saracens close right up until the final whistle.

Newcastle Falcons 23 - 25 Saracens

Saturday 27 December 2014

Newcastle Falcons were disappointed to come away with just a bonus point after running Saracens close in front of a six year high crowd at Kingston Park's big festive fixture.

Foundation Flutter Winners At Saracens

Saturday 27 December 2014

The winners of the foundation flutter from our Falcons Vs Saracens game on Saturday 27th December have been announced.

Falcons pull in biggest crowd in six years

Saturday 27 December 2014

The Falcons’ festive fixture against Saracens has officially pulled in the biggest crowd since 2008.

Falcons Change Three For Visit Of Saracens

Friday 26 December 2014

Two changes in Forwards and one in backs for Saturday's Festive Fixture

Don’t miss your match day programme this Saturday

Friday 26 December 2014

Coming along to our big festive fixture against Saracens this Saturday? Don’t miss your exclusive match day programme.

Welch set for Festive Fixture

Wednesday 24 December 2014

Falcons captain Will Welch will have a big family gathering this Christmas as the skipper enjoys a day of rest and relaxation ahead of this weekend’s Aviva Premiership fixture against Saracens (KO 3pm Sat)

Tickets still available for Saturday's Festive Fixture

Wednesday 24 December 2014

Falcons on track to welcome biggest attendance for six years on Saturday

Teams announced for charity game

Tuesday 23 December 2014

Newcastle Falcons are pleased to confirm teams for the Hire a Hero Gorillas vs North East Select XV game that will take place this Saturday before the Falcons’ big festive fixture vs Saracens.

Aviva A League - Falcons 35 - 13 Wanderers

Tuesday 23 December 2014

Newcastle Falcons booked their place in the Aviva A League semi-finals for the first time on Monday evening following a pulsating 35-13 bonus point win over Northampton Wanderers at Kingston Park.

Christmas Jumpers For Saracens Festive Fixture

Monday 22 December 2014

Newcastle Falcons are encouraging fans to wear their best Christmas jumper for this Saturdays Christmas Clash against Saracens KO 3pm.

Falcons A primed for visit of Northampton Wanderers

Monday 22 December 2014

Newcastle Falcons have announced their side to face Northampton Wanderers at Kingston Park this evening as the club go in search of a first ever semi final appearance in the Aviva A League.

Richards laments failure to finish

Monday 22 December 2014

Dean Richards admitted that Newcastle Falcons’ failure to finish their multitude of changes cost them a 15-7 Premiership defeat at Harlequins on Saturday.

Match day hospitality full for Saracens

Monday 22 December 2014

Newcastle Falcons are pleased to announce that match day hospitality for Saturday’s big festive fixture against Saracens is now fully booked.

Falcons one day away from A League decider

Sunday 21 December 2014

Monday night will see Newcastle Falcons face Northampton Wanderers in a match in a crucial A League Semi Final decider match. Watch the game for free at Kingston Park.

Harlequins 15 - 7 Newcastle Falcons

Saturday 20 December 2014

Despite scoring the game's only try and making the lion's share of the running Newcastle Falcons left London empty-handed, five Tim Swiel penalties consigning them to a 15-7 loss at the Twickenham Stoop.

Transport options for Saracens

Saturday 20 December 2014

With on-site car parking for the festive fixture against Saracens now fully booked, the club is suggesting alternative transport options for fans attending the game.

European round 5 and 6 fixtures confirmed

Friday 19 December 2014

Newcastle Falcons can now confirm details of their round 5 and 6 European Rugby Challenge Cup fixtures.

Eight return for Premiership comeback

Friday 19 December 2014

Newcastle Falcons name a side with eight changes as they prepare to return to Aviva Premiership action against Harlequins this weekend.

Don’t miss New Year at Kingston Park

Friday 19 December 2014

With less than two weeks left of 2014, don’t miss your chance to ring in the New Year with Newcastle Falcons.

Falcons chosen to deliver 2015 Rugby World Cup Fanzone in Newcastle

Friday 19 December 2014

Newcastle Falcons, in partnership with Ramside Event Catering, have won the tender to deliver the official Rugby World Cup Fanzone on behalf of Newcastle City Council.

Vickers raring for Premiership return

Thursday 18 December 2014

Rob Vickers says the Falcons will be pushing hard to continue positive momentum when Aviva Premiership Rugby returns this weekend.

Falcons prepare to Bring the Noise again!

Thursday 18 December 2014

Newcastle Falcons today announce plans to break their own record for the world’s loudest club rugby crowd.

Falcons play Santa at local hospitals

Thursday 18 December 2014

Newcastle Falcons players and staff visited local hospitals yesterday to bring gifts kindly supported by Blackett Walker Independent Financial Advisers and Gilbert Rugby.

Saracens selling fast

Thursday 18 December 2014

Biggest crowd of the season to date confirmed one week from kick off

12 Offers of Christmas - Number 11

Wednesday 17 December 2014

Pen sets the latest gift idea on special offer at Falcons club shop

Additional Train Like A Pro places released

Wednesday 17 December 2014

Limited number of extra places released for Saracens match day coaching camp

Away fixture update

Wednesday 17 December 2014

Change of time announced for Exeter away

A League Semi Final decider

Wednesday 17 December 2014

Anticipation building ahead of Monday night fixture in Aviva A League

Powell positive ahead of Premiership return

Tuesday 16 December 2014

Adam Powell believes a positive showing during the recent European window puts Newcastle Falcons in a strong position as the club prepare to head back into the Aviva Premiership this weekend.

Kingston Park Christmas Opening Hours

Tuesday 16 December 2014

Newcastle Falcons can today confirm the opening hours of the Kingston Park box office and club shop during the Christmas Holidays.

Penultimate Christmas offer revealed

Monday 15 December 2014

With just over a week to go until Christmas, Newcastle Falcons is pleased to announce details of the penultimate offer in the Twelve Offers of Christmas promotion.

A Team announced to face Cavaliers

Monday 15 December 2014

A Team look to remain undefeated as team travels to Worcester

Wrestling legend comes to Kingston Park

Sunday 14 December 2014

Newcastle Falcons, in association with MDA Promotions, are pleased to welcome wrestling legend Ric “Nature Boy” Flair to Kinsgton Park.

Next Generation primed as Aviva U18 League kicks off

Saturday 13 December 2014

Team comprised of exciting emerging talent ready to face Sharks in the Falcons first U18 league game of the season

12 Offers of Christmas - Number 10

Friday 12 December 2014

Free Postage available on orders over £20

Richards hails team's "Brilliant Effort"

Friday 12 December 2014

Director of Rugby pleased with team's endeavour in European Rugby Challenge Cup.

Falcons v Wasps set for BT Sport

Friday 12 December 2014

Change of kick off time as BT Sport head North when Wasps come to town

Stade Francais 31 - 24 Newcastle Falcons

Thursday 11 December 2014

Newcastle Falcons put in a strong performance in Paris during a thrilling eight try game which saw Stade Francais emerge victors.

Westoe RFC lead the race for Ultimate Rugby prize

Thursday 11 December 2014

Club Connection programme delivering stronger links between Falcons and Grassroot clubs

Dean - "France is a great spot to play in"

Thursday 11 December 2014

Director of Rugby looking forward to an away date in Paris in the European Rugby Challenge Cup.

Seven changes for Falcons as Euro adventure continues

Wednesday 10 December 2014

Squad announced for Thursday nights fixture in Paris

Discounts Galore with offers 7 & 8 of the ‘Falcons Twelve Offers of Christmas’

Wednesday 10 December 2014

Offers 7 and 8 announced with only two weeks until Christmas Eve

Full Squad signing session announced

Tuesday 9 December 2014

Players on hand to sign merchandise for fans and charities ahead of Christmas

Foundation seeks Runners for 2015 Great North Run

Tuesday 9 December 2014

Secure your entry in the 2015 Great North Run by representing the Falcons Community Foundation

Catterick rising to Fly Half Challenge in Europe

Tuesday 9 December 2014

Man of the Match performance heralds local players return to the Fly Half spot.

Saracens seated ticket offer available

Monday 8 December 2014

The seventh of our Twelve Offers of Christmas offers fans the chance to buy exclusive padded seats for the festive fixture against Saracens.

Stock rising for Robinson

Monday 8 December 2014

Back Row celebrates inaugural Falcons try in Stade Francais victory.

Saracens Game set to be biggest crowd of the season

Monday 8 December 2014

Newcastle Falcons' festive fixture against Saracens is already selling well with tickets in high demand.

RIchards delighted as European winning run continues

Saturday 6 December 2014

Director of rugby Dean Richards reserved plenty of praise for Newcastle Falcons' youngsters following Friday night's 30-23 triumph over Stade Francais.

Newcastle Falcons 30 - 23 Stade Paris Francais

Friday 5 December 2014

Newcastle Falcons made it three from three in the European Rugby Challenge Cup with a bonus point win against Stade Francais at Kingston Park on Friday.

Foundation Flutter Winners At Stade Francais

Friday 5 December 2014

The winners of the foundation flutter from our Falcons Vs Stade Francais game on Friday 5th December have been announced.

Twelve offers of Christmas continues

Friday 5 December 2014

Newcastle Falcons release the next of their twelve offers of Christmas, offering an exclusive 15% discount off certain items in the club shop.

Stade Francais - Matchday Information

Friday 5 December 2014

Ahead of this evening’s European Rugby Challenge Cup match against Stade Francais, Newcastle Falcons would like to share the following important match day information to allow you to plan and enjoy your day at Kingston Park to the fullest.

Half Season Ticket Offer Extended

Friday 5 December 2014

Newcastle Falcons fans purchasing their half Season Ticket before 10pm this evening will gain a £10 voucher for the club shop as part of our Twelve Offers of Christmas promotion.

Falcons sign sponsorship deal with Sandman Signature Hotels and Shark Club

Thursday 4 December 2014

Newcastle Falcons today announced two new partners for the remainder of the 2014-15 season. The privately owned Sandman Signature Boutique Hotel is situated at Gallowgate, Newcastle and will become the club’s Official Hotel Partner. The Falcons also unveiled a partnership with the Shark Club Bar & Grill, the gastronomically minded sports bar that is situated within the hotel’s premises.

Falcons Announce Team Aiming To Extend Unbeaten European Run

Thursday 4 December 2014

Exciting blend of youth and experience announced for European Rugby Challenge Cup round three

Brookes banking on excitement with return of European Rugby

Wednesday 3 December 2014

Falcons prop expecting fired up Stade Francais to arrive at Kingston Park on Friday night.

BT Sport Tackle Newcastle

Wednesday 3 December 2014

BT Sport and Newcastle Falcons recently visited Emmaville Primary School as part of the BT Supporter’s Club’s My Extra Time initiative.

Aviva 10th Judge is Back for November

Tuesday 2 December 2014

After another exciting month of rugby in the Aviva Premiership, Aviva 10th Judge has returned for November!

Saracens Christmas Game shaping up as a bumper crowd

Tuesday 2 December 2014

With over three weeks to go until Newcastle Falcons' festive fixture against Saracens, the game is already selling well.

Free Falcons replica shirt with financial review

Tuesday 2 December 2014

Newcastle Falcons’ sponsor Fairstone is offering fans a free replica shirt with their financial review. Read on for details.

Twelve Offers of Christmas

Monday 1 December 2014

As December gets underway, Newcastle Falcons is pleased to announce details of the second 12 offers of Christmas from the club’s shop.

Richards disappointed after Sale loss

Monday 1 December 2014

Director of rugby Dean Richards was left disappointed after a hard fought match against Sale ended with a loss for his team at Kingston Park yesterday.