Archive March 2014

Sinoti Sinoti Commits To Newcastle

Monday 31 March 2014

Newcastle Falcons winger Sinoti Sinoti has signed a two-year contract extension, the club has announced this evening.

Saull Leads Rdp At Novos Rfc

Monday 31 March 2014

Newcastle Falcons back-row Andy Saull took charge of a Regional Development Programme (RDP) at Novos RFC last week, with more than 25 coaches from across Northumberland in attendance alongside 15 players from the Novos first team.

Kingston Park To Host Sevens

Monday 31 March 2014

Premiership Rugby today confirmed the draw and venues for the 2014 Premiership Rugby 7s Series and for the first time Newcastle has been included as a venue.

Dean Richards Post-Match Comments

Monday 31 March 2014

Dean Richards spoke of his disappointment following Sunday’s Aviva Premiership defeat to Worcester Warriors at Kingston Park.

Newcastle 12 Worcester 17

Sunday 30 March 2014

Newcastle Falcons could only muster a losing bonus-point against struggling Worcester Warriors at Kingston Park on Sunday afternoon.

Foundation Flutter Winners At Worcester

Sunday 30 March 2014

The winners of the foundation flutter from our Falcons Vs Worcester game on Sunday 30th March have been announced.

FALCONS UNDER-16s IN ACTION

Saturday 29 March 2014

After last week’s convincing win over East Lothian, Newcastle Falcons Under-16s will make the trip to Murrayfield this weekend to face international opposition in the shape of Scotland Under-16s.

Falcons Seal Tipuna Deal

Friday 28 March 2014

Bristol Rugby scrum-half Ruki Tipuna has signed a two-year deal with Newcastle Falcons ahead of the 2014-15 season.

County Cup Showcases Young Talent

Friday 28 March 2014

Youngsters from across the area competed in the County Cup last weekend with some fantastic rugby on show.

Team News: Newcastle V Worcester

Friday 28 March 2014

Gonzalo Tiesi captain’s Newcastle Falcons in this Sunday’s crucial Aviva Premiership clash with Worcester Warriors at Kingston Park (kick-off 2pm).

Fury Eyes Warriors Test

Thursday 27 March 2014

Newcastle Falcons may have their fighting spirit to thank for ending a lengthy Aviva Premiership try bonus-point drought at the weekend but Warren Fury insists a more disciplined display is what is needed to prevent another defeat.

Falcons get involved with Sport Relief

Thursday 27 March 2014

Recent weeks have seen Newcastle Falcons get involved with sports clubs and community organisations around the country to help raise much needed funds for Sport Relief.

Skipper Welch Gets Fundraiser Off To A Flyer

Wednesday 26 March 2014

Sintons have named Macmillan Cancer Support as its charity of the year in recognition of the care received by a partner in the firm who died from cancer last year.

Newcastle Falcons Special Live On Bt Sport Tonight

Wednesday 26 March 2014

Newcastle Falcons will take centre stage on BT Sport’s Rugby Tonight show this evening.

Tiesi & Thompson Commit

Tuesday 25 March 2014

Gonzalo Tiesi and Matt Thompson have penned new deals at Newcastle Falcons as the announcements continue in the build-up to this Sunday’s Aviva Premiership clash with Worcester Warriors at Kingston Park (kick-off 2pm).

Exclusive Fairstone Offer

Tuesday 25 March 2014

Do you have investments or an existing pension? If your answer is ‘yes’, then Fairstone have teamed up with Newcastle Falcons to offer a FREE, no-obligation pension and investment review with a ‘Fairstone Pro.’

Macleod Re-Signs

Monday 24 March 2014

Scott MacLeod has extended his contract with Newcastle Falcons ahead of this Sunday’s Aviva Premiership showdown with Worcester Warriors at Kingston Park (kick-off 2pm).

Do You Want To Fly Like A Falcon?

Monday 24 March 2014

Newcastle Falcons in partnership with Teenage Cancer Trust have a limited number of spaces in this year’s Tyne Bridge Zip Slide.

Shop Sale Continues Ahead Of Worcester Clash

Monday 24 March 2014

The Club Shop has massive reductions on a number of items throughout this week in the build-up to Sunday’s Aviva Premiership clash with Worcester Warriors at Kingston Park (kick-off 2pm).

Falcons Could Have Snatched Maximum Points: Richards

Sunday 23 March 2014

Newcastle Falcons boss Dean Richards admits his side ultimately ran out of time in their bid to end their barren run with victory over Gloucester Rugby at Kingsholm in the Aviva Premiership.

Academy In Double Header

Saturday 22 March 2014

Newcastle Falcons under 16s and under 18s are both on the road today in a double header against East Lothian at Dunbar RFC.

Gloucester 40 Newcastle 33

Saturday 22 March 2014

Newcastle Falcons snatched two precious Aviva Premiership points at Gloucester Rugby thanks to four late tries.

Team News: Gloucester V Newcastle

Friday 21 March 2014

Dean Richards has made four changes to his Newcastle Falcons side for tomorrow’s Aviva Premiership trip to Gloucester Rugby (kick-off 3pm).

Newcastle Fans Needed For Bt Sport Show

Friday 21 March 2014

BT Sport are appealing for Newcastle Falcons supporters to be on their Rugby Tonight show on Wednesday 26 March.

Book Your Place At The Next Talk-In

Friday 21 March 2014

Newcastle Falcons are holding a Talk-in with a series of first team players on Tuesday 25 March, starting at 7pm.

Referees Cpd

Thursday 20 March 2014

The Falcons Community Foundation trustee and IRB international referee Ian Ramage held a referees CPD at Penrith RFC on Wednesday evening.

Rugby International To Star In Business Expo

Thursday 20 March 2014

Former England international Rory Underwood will feel on home turf when he leads a team of business experts out at next month’s North East Expo on 16 April.

Noon To Be Inducted Into 100 Club

Wednesday 19 March 2014

Newcastle Falcons legend Jamie Noon will be inducted into the 100 Club before Dean Richards’ men take on Saracens at Kingston Park on Sunday 20 April (kick-off 3pm).

Socino Relishing Newcastle Switch

Wednesday 19 March 2014

Newcastle Falcons’ latest recruit Juan Pablo Socino is excited at the prospect of playing in the Aviva Premiership.

Barnard Castle Residential Camp: Last Two Weeks For Early Bird Price

Wednesday 19 March 2014

The Newcastle Falcons Residential camp is now in its tenth successful year of running and its sixth consecutive year at host school, Barnard Castle.

Falcons Land Argentine & Re-Sign Hot Prospects

Tuesday 18 March 2014

Newcastle Falcons have landed Argentine centre Juan Pablo Socino from Rotherham Titans, while burgeoning talents Dom Barrow and Scott Wilson have signed two-year contract extensions the club announced today.

Exclusive Announcements At Fans Forum

Monday 17 March 2014

There are still a limited number of places left for this Tuesday’s Newcastle Falcons fans forum with chairman Semore Kurdi, director of rugby Dean Richards and commercial consultant Mick Hogan.

Big Two Weeks Ahead: Godman

Monday 17 March 2014

Phil Godman insists Newcastle Falcons have a huge fortnight ahead of them in the Aviva Premiership starting with a trip to Gloucester Rugby this Saturday (kick-off 3pm).

Academy Players Benefit From Inspirational Talk

Saturday 15 March 2014

The Rugby Players’ Association (RPA) organised for one of the world’s leading practitioners on motivation and effectiveness to address Newcastle Falcons Academy players at Kingston Park recently.

Student Sellers Looking To Eclipse Saints Ticket Sales

Friday 14 March 2014

With tickets for Newcastle Falcons’ upcoming Aviva Premiership game against Worcester Warriors selling fast, the student brand managers are working hard to continue their work increasing the student support in universities across the North East.

Falcons Gear-Up For Worcester Showdown

Friday 14 March 2014

Preparations are well underway in the North East for Newcastle Falcons’ Aviva Premiership humdinger with Worcester Warriors at Kingston Park on Sunday 30 March (kick-off 2pm).

Bt Something To Chew On

Thursday 13 March 2014

This week our BT Supporter’s Club Something to Chew On Programme was launched in schools throughout Blyth and Cramlington.

Lawson Starts For Scotland

Thursday 13 March 2014

Newcastle Falcons hooker Scott Lawson has been named in the starting line-up for this Saturday’s Six Nations clash with Wales at the Millennium Stadium.

Port Of Tyne Festival A Hit With Youngsters

Thursday 13 March 2014

Harton Technology College were kind enough to play host to the Newcastle Falcons Port of Tyne Festival on their 3G pitch on Thursday 13 February.

Bidvest 3663 Extravaganza

Wednesday 12 March 2014

It’s less than two weeks to go until Newcastle Falcons play host to the Bidvest 3663 Extravaganza at Kingston Park on 27 March 2014.

Falcons Bolster Pack

Wednesday 12 March 2014

Newcastle Falcons have bolstered their second-row options with the signing of former Saracens and Plymouth Albion man Harry Spencer until the end of the season.

Falcons Scoop Two Awards At Glitzy Ceremony

Tuesday 11 March 2014

Newcastle Falcons scooped two awards at the Sport Newcastle Dinner held at Newcastle Civic Centre on Monday night.

Two Foundation Spaces Left For Bupa Great North Run

Tuesday 11 March 2014

This year the Newcastle Falcons Community Foundation have two spaces available for the Great North Run.

Kibirige Try A Youtube Sensation

Tuesday 11 March 2014

Zach Kibirige’s wonder try in England Under-20s 67-7 Six Nations victory over Wales Under-20s at Kingston Park has instantly become a YouTube sensation, with more than 60,000 hits.

Last Call: Fans Forum

Tuesday 11 March 2014

Newcastle Falcons would like to remind supporters that the club will be holding a fans forum on Tuesday 18 March at 7pm at Kingston Park with chairman Semore Kurdi, director of rugby Dean Richards and commercial consultant Mick Hogan taking questions.

Gloucester Away Tickets

Tuesday 11 March 2014

Newcastle Falcons supporters wishing to buy tickets for the away match at Gloucester on 22 March are reminded that the Falcons Ticket Office will have tickets available to purchase for this match until 3pm on Friday 14 March.

Aysgarth School Scoop Ultimate Prize

Monday 10 March 2014

Aysgarth School were the worthy winners of Newcastle Falcons’ Ultimate Rugby Competition.

England U20 67 Wales U20 7

Friday 7 March 2014

England Under-20s ran riot against Wales Under-20s, running in 10 tries to take their Six Nations campaign into the final weekend.

Durham University 0-50 Newcastle Falcons 'A'

Thursday 6 March 2014

Newcastle Falcons ‘A’ team enjoyed a productive evening on Monday against Durham University, running out 50-0 at Durham City RFC.

Guess The Score Winner: Anderson's Of Durham

Thursday 6 March 2014

Anderson’s of Durham are delighted to present Newcastle Falcons fan Pamela Stott with a pair of Barker shoes after she won the ‘guess the score’ competition.

Moth Ball: Last Few Spaces Remaining

Thursday 6 March 2014

Following the announcement of Newcastle Falcons’ first ever Moth Ball we are pleased to inform supporters that the Moth Ball now has limited availability with the last few tickets remaining.

Falcons Host Biggest Festival Of The Season

Thursday 6 March 2014

The biggest rugby festival of the season took place at Kingston Park on Sunday morning with all participants receiving a free ticket for Newcastle Falcons’ Aviva Premiership clash with Leicester Tigers.

Wilson & Kibirige Start For England

Wednesday 5 March 2014

Scott Wilson and Zach Kibirige have both been named in starting line-up for England Under-20s’ Six Nations clash with Wales Under-20s at Kingston Park this Friday (kick-off 7.45pm).

Brewin Dolphin Match Sponsor For England V Wales Clash

Wednesday 5 March 2014

Newcastle Falcons are delighted to announce that Brewin Dolphin will be match sponsor for this Friday’s international between England Under-20s and Wales Under-20s at Kingston Park (kick-off 7.45pm).

Pilgrim & Fitzpatrick To Move On

Wednesday 5 March 2014

Chris Pilgrim and James Fitzpatrick have signed two-year deals with RFU Championship outfit Leeds Carnegie.

Rfu Disciplinary: Kieran Brookes Suspension

Tuesday 4 March 2014

Newcastle Falcons tighthead prop Kieran Brookes has been handed a six week ban for acts contrary to good sportsmanship, contrary to law 10.4(m) following an RFU Disciplinary hearing.

Lawson Starts For Scotland

Tuesday 4 March 2014

Scott Lawson starts for Scotland against France at Murrayfield in the Six Nations on Saturday (kick-off 5pm).

World Cup Winner Hails Kibirige Ahead Of U20 Showdown

Tuesday 4 March 2014

World Cup winner Lewis Moody has hailed hot prospect Zach Kibirige, who has been nominated for the LV= Breakthrough Player Award after his sterling performances in the competition this season.

Falcons 'A' Team To Face Durham University

Monday 3 March 2014

Newcastle Falcons have announced a youthful 'A' Team to face current BUCS Champions Durham University tonight at Durham City RFC (kick-off 7.30pm).

Richards Lauds Home Support

Sunday 2 March 2014

Dean Richards praised the Newcastle Falcons fans following his side’s defeat to Leicester Tigers at Kingston Park.

Newcastle 18 Leicester 41

Sunday 2 March 2014

Leicester Tigers had to come from behind to beat a spirited Newcastle Falcons outfit at Kingston Park in the Aviva Premiership.

Foundation Flutter Winners At Leicester

Sunday 2 March 2014

Winners of the foundation flutter at Leicester have been announced.