Archive April 2014

Richards Happy With Rebuilding Process

Wednesday 30 April 2014

Newcastle Falcons need three points from this Saturday’s trip to London Wasps to ensure Aviva Premiership rugby is guaranteed for next season (kick-off 3pm).

Flock Swapshop

Tuesday 29 April 2014

Newcastle Falcons would like to invite members of the Flock to the club’s final swapshop of the season when Exeter Chiefs make the trip to Kingston Park on Saturday 10 May (kick-off 3.15pm).

Grab A Ticket Competition

Tuesday 29 April 2014

Rugby fans from all 12 Aviva Premiership Rugby clubs will be representing their clubs at Twickenham on 31 May.

Mayhew Relishing Wasps Test

Monday 28 April 2014

In-form flanker Richard Mayhew is relishing this Saturday’s Aviva Premiership tussle at London Wasps as the season reaches its climax.

Group Deal Offers For Exeter Chiefs Clash

Monday 28 April 2014

Newcastle Falcons have a series of fantastic Group Deal offers for the final home Aviva Premiership match of the season against Exeter Chiefs on Saturday 10 May (kick-off 3.15pm).

Squad Named For Academy Festival

Saturday 26 April 2014

Newcastle Falcons have named their squad for tomorrow’s Academy Festival at Carrington in Manchester.

Rwc Ticket Information For Season Ticket Holders

Friday 25 April 2014

Newcastle Falcons today outlined the process for members who will qualify for the right to purchase Rugby World Cup tickets via England 2015’s Priority Access Programme.

Falcons Fanatic Alex Snaps Up Free Season Ticket

Thursday 24 April 2014

A Blyth junior is the latest fan to snap up his free Newcastle Falcons season ticket as part of the under-11s free season ticket scheme.

Easter Camps A Hit With Youngsters

Thursday 24 April 2014

More than 350 kids attended Newcastle Falcons’ Easter Camps across the region, as the club continues its dedicated work in the community.

#Myfalcons Competition Deadline Looming

Thursday 24 April 2014

The closing date for the #myfalcons competition is 5pm on Friday 25 April, with two West Stand Category C or South Stand 2014-15 season tickets up for grabs for the lucky winners.

Fury Pens Deal

Thursday 24 April 2014

Warren Fury is the latest player to pledge his future to Newcastle Falcons with the Wales capped scrum-half signing a two-year deal at Kingston Park.

Falcons Warm Up For Premiership Run-In With Dominant Win

Thursday 24 April 2014

Newcastle Falcons warmed up for next week’s Aviva Premiership trip to London Wasps with a convincing 81-11 victory over Cumbria at Carlisle Rugby Club.

Falcons Launch New Bus Service

Wednesday 23 April 2014

Newcastle Falcons are excited to announce the launch of their new Falcons Flyer match day bus service in conjunction with Go North East.

Ladies Rugby Showcased At Kingston Park

Wednesday 23 April 2014

Newcastle Falcons ladies coached by England Women duo Katy Mclean and Tamara Taylor narrowly lost 25-17 to Saracens Ladies at Kingston Park on Sunday.

Strong Squad Named For Cumbria Clash

Tuesday 22 April 2014

Newcastle Falcons ‘A’ have named a strong squad for tomorrow’s trip to Carlisle RFC to take on a Cumbria County XV (kick-off 7.30pm).

Early Bird Deadline: One Day To Go

Tuesday 22 April 2014

There is just one day to go for supporters to gain the opportunity to purchase 2015 Rugby World Cup tickets when renewing their Newcastle Falcons season ticket by the early bird deadline of Monday 28 April.

Richards Lauds Fighting Spirit

Tuesday 22 April 2014

Dean Richards admits his side’s never say die attitude secured them the losing bonus-point at home to Saracens on Sunday.

Newcastle Falcons 18 Saracens 23

Sunday 20 April 2014

Newcastle Falcons edged a step closer to mathematically securing their Aviva Premiership status, snatching a losing bonus-point against high-flying Saracens at Kingston Park.

WINNER OF THE FOUNDATION FLUTTER AT NEWCASTLE FALCONS vs SARACENS

Sunday 20 April 2014

The winners of the foundation flutter from our Falcons Vs Saracens game on Sunday 20th April have been announced.

50 Not Out For Mayhew & Macleod

Saturday 19 April 2014

Committed duo Richard Mayhew and Scott MacLeod will notch up their 50th outings for Newcastle Falcons when they go toe to toe with Aviva Premiership table-toppers Saracens on Easter Sunday (kick-off 3pm).

Father's Day At Newcastle Falcons

Friday 18 April 2014

Come along and join Newcastle Falcons on Father’s Day on 15 June 2014 for some family bonding time with the chance to take part in coaching sessions and games provided by the Community Foundation.

Team News: Newcastle Falcons V Saracens

Friday 18 April 2014

Adam Powell starts Easter Sunday’s Aviva Premiership clash against his former club Saracens as Newcastle Falcons look to bounce back from last weekend’s defeat at London Irish (kick-off 3pm).

Club Shop Opening Hours For Good Friday

Thursday 17 April 2014

The Club Shop and Ticket Office will be open from 10am to 2pm on Good Friday ahead of this Sunday's Aviva Premiership clash with table-toppers Saracens at Kingston Park (kick-off 3pm).

Flexible Payment Scheme

Thursday 17 April 2014

Newcastle Falcons have renewed their partnership with leading season ticket finance providers Zebra to allow supporters to spread the cost of their season ticket across six monthly payments.

Newcastle Falcons Open Day

Wednesday 16 April 2014

Newcastle Falcons are hosting a recruitment open day in the West Stand at Kingston Park on Monday 30 June 2014 as the club looks to recruit match day retail staff, programme sellers, match day hosts, bar kiosk and waiting staff as well as chefs and kitchen porters.

Usa International Joins Falcons

Wednesday 16 April 2014

American international prop Eric Fry has signed for Newcastle Falcons, the club’s sixth signing for the 2014-15 season.

England Women's Skipper Mclean Eyes Easter Sunday Double Header

Wednesday 16 April 2014

England Women’s captain Katy Mclean believes this Sunday’s curtain raiser between Newcastle Falcons Ladies and Saracens Ladies will set the scene nicely ahead of the men’s contest later in the afternoon.

Falcons Season Ticket Holders To Gain Priority Access To Rugby World Cup Tickets

Tuesday 15 April 2014

Season Ticket Holders who renew their Falcons season ticket before the early bird deadline of 28 April will qualify for the right to purchase up to four tickets for next year’s Rugby World Cup.

Falcons Sign Leicester Hooker

Monday 14 April 2014

Newcastle Falcons have completed the signing of Leicester Tigers hooker Rob Hawkins on a two-year deal as the recruitment drive continues on Tyneside ahead of the 2014-15 season.

Dean Richards' Post Match Reaction

Monday 14 April 2014

Dean Richards slammed his side’s first half display after Newcastle Falcons were comprehensively beaten at London Irish.

London Irish 40 Newcastle Falcons 12

Sunday 13 April 2014

Newcastle Falcons were convincingly swept aside against London Irish in the Aviva Premiership at a sun-drenched Madejski Stadium on Sunday.

Wilson Ready For Exiles Trip

Saturday 12 April 2014

Cumbrian back-row Mark Wilson believes his Newcastle Falcons charges can end the campaign on a high despite a disappointing run of defeats.

Richards Backs New European Competition

Friday 11 April 2014

Dean Richards has backed the new European competition for next season after a brand new structure was unveiled last night.

Team News: London Irish V Newcastle Falcons

Friday 11 April 2014

Newcastle Falcons skipper Will Welch starts this Sunday’s Aviva Premiership clash at London Irish (kick-off 3pm).

European Rugby Statement

Thursday 10 April 2014

All nine stakeholders (listed below) are delighted to confirm that a Heads of Agreement ensuring the continuation and development of European club rugby competitions has been signed.

Ticket Exchange Is Back!

Thursday 10 April 2014

Newcastle Falcons have recently launched their season tickets for the 2014-15 campaign with a string of exciting benefits including the Ticket Exchange Scheme which has been re-introduced.

Falcons Welcome Webb Ellis Cup

Thursday 10 April 2014

The world-famous Webb Ellis Cup was on display at Kingston Park to mark the three World Cup matches coming to St James’ Park next year.

Northern Youngsters Enjoy Day To Remember

Thursday 10 April 2014

Northern RFC Under-13s flocked to Kingston Park last week to receive exclusive coaching from Newcastle Falcons coaches and staff as part of an invitation from Cellular Solutions, the Falcons’ Community Foundation partners.

Falcons Bakery To Host Sale At Kingston Park

Thursday 10 April 2014

Newcastle Falcons’ brand new bakery, the ‘West Stand Bakehouse’ will host a one off flash bread sale this Friday, with various items available to purchase including items produced by Falcons first teamers.

Gourmet Evening Is Back

Thursday 10 April 2014

The ever popular Gourmet evening is back with a bang at Kingston Park on Friday 13 June with tickets now on sale for this sought after event.

Richards: Taulava Great Capture

Wednesday 9 April 2014

Newcastle Falcons chief Dean Richards believes latest recruit Semesi Taulava will add much-needed fire-power to the pack when he arrives in the summer.

Giant Back-Row Pens Falcons Deal

Wednesday 9 April 2014

Newcastle Falcons have landed giant back-row Semesi Taulava from Worcester Warriors on a two-year deal.

Club Statement

Tuesday 8 April 2014

Newcastle Falcons head coach Peter Russell will be leaving the club for personal reasons at the end of the current season.

Win Two 2014-15 Season Tickets!

Tuesday 8 April 2014

Last week Newcastle Falcons launched their season tickets for the 2014-15 season with #myfalcons accompanying the various announcements and marketing material.

Ladies To Take Centre Stage Ahead Of Saracens Clash

Tuesday 8 April 2014

A Newcastle Falcons Ladies select side will take on Saracens Ladies at Kingston Park prior to the men’s Aviva Premiership clash on Easter Sunday (kick-off 12pm).

Falcons Sign Leeds Second-Row

Monday 7 April 2014

Newcastle Falcons have completed the capture of Leeds Carnegie second-row Calum Green on a two-year deal ahead of the 2014-15 season.

New: Free Under-15 2014-15 Season Tickets

Friday 4 April 2014

Newcastle Falcons have enhanced their free 2014-15 season ticket initiative from all under-11s to include junior rugby players up to under-15s, the club has announced today.

Port Of Tyne Festival A Hit With Youngsters

Friday 4 April 2014

On Sunday 30 March Kingston Park played host to more than 80 children participating in our Port of Tyne festival.

Big Rugby Ball To Take Place At Hilton Hotel

Friday 4 April 2014

Newcastle Falcons’ end of season ‘Big Rugby Ball’ will take place at the Hilton Hotel, Newcastle on Wednesday 14 May.

Finals Day Delight For Gosforth Academy Skipper

Friday 4 April 2014

Gosforth Academy skipper Harry Snowdon spoke of his delight at Kingston Park today after clinching silverware on AASE finals day at Allianz Park on Wednesday.

Mayhew Extends Contract

Thursday 3 April 2014

Richard Mayhew is the fifth player in the last fortnight to commit his future to Newcastle Falcons, with the Kiwi back-row signing a two-year contract extension.

White Lies To Play Alongside Kings Of Leon At St James' Park

Thursday 3 April 2014

White Lies have been confirmed as the first support act to play alongside Kings of Leon at their only UK stadium concert, which is taking place at St James’ Park this summer.

Cashback Scheme Boosts Novos' Pitch In Fund

Wednesday 2 April 2014

Novocastrians RFC raised just under £1,000 for their Pitch in Project after taking part in Newcastle Falcons’ charity ticket cashback scheme for the Worcester Warriors game.

Sinoti Delighted To Stay

Wednesday 2 April 2014

Sinoti Sinoti could not hide his delight after putting pen-to-paper on a new deal that will keep him at Kingston Park until the end of the 2015-16 campaign.

Falcons Announce 2014-15 Season Tickets

Wednesday 2 April 2014

Newcastle Falcons today unveiled their season ticket prices for the 2014-15 season and announced that all season tickets for under-11s will be free.

Bidvest 3663 Extravaganza Exhibition

Tuesday 1 April 2014

On Thursday 27 March we hosted national foodservice suppliers Bidvest 3663 and their partners for their annual Extravaganza Exhibition.

Easter Camps: Last Week To Book

Tuesday 1 April 2014

This year the Falcons Community Foundation are bringing their Easter camps to more host clubs than ever before.