Archive October 2016

FOUNDATION VACANCY - Durham Development Officer

Monday 31 October 2016

Dynamic and driven individual needed to join Falcons Community Foundation.

See in the new year with Falcons' party night

Monday 31 October 2016

See in 2017 at Kingston Park Stadium, with tickets now on sale for our new year's eve party.

Richards salutes effort but calls for more accuracy

Sunday 30 October 2016

Director of rugby Dean Richards felt the 31-6 margin did not tell the full story as Newcastle Falcons tasted Aviva defeat at Wasps on Sunday.

Wasps 31 Falcons 6

Sunday 30 October 2016

Newcastle Falcons showed no shortage of spirit but were left empty-handed on Sunday at the Ricoh Arena as Wasps claimed the Aviva Premiership victory.

Watson back to his best after busy summer

Saturday 29 October 2016

Marcus Watson insists he is back to his best following an injury-hit start to the season, as his Newcastle Falcons side prepares for Sunday’s Aviva Premiership trip to Wasps.

International ticket update

Friday 28 October 2016

Newcastle Falcons wishes to advise supporters that the club's allocation of England autumn international tickets has now arrived at Kingston Park.

Taione Vea benefit evening

Friday 28 October 2016

Newcastle Falcons are holding a benefit evening on Wednesday December 14 for Taione Vea, the 27-year-old prop who this week was forced to retire from rugby after suffering a serious spinal injury.

Aviva Premiership debut for Chick at Wasps

Friday 28 October 2016

Callum Chick will make his Aviva Premiership debut for Newcastle Falcons on Sunday when they travel to second-placed Wasps.

Falcons fledglings impress at Urban Rugby festival

Friday 28 October 2016

Urban Rugby squad programme draws to a close at Sixways.

Witty highlights Falcons' progress

Thursday 27 October 2016

Will Witty believes Newcastle Falcons are now a better side than the one which lost by a single point at Wasps last season.

Slight delay receiving England tickets

Wednesday 26 October 2016

Supporters claiming England autumn international tickets via Newcastle Falcons are advised of a very slight delay in the club receiving their tickets.

Kick-off change for Anglo-Welsh Cup game at Saracens

Wednesday 26 October 2016

Newcastle Falcons' Anglo-Welsh Cup tie at Saracens on Saturday November 12 will now be a 1pm kick-off.

Well received festival for U9s

Wednesday 26 October 2016

Falcons Community Foundation festival hailed by participants following Sunday's match day.

Special guest Santa to visit Christmas lunch

Wednesday 26 October 2016

Book now for Santa lunch on December 11th

Fans' forum set for November 10

Wednesday 26 October 2016

Newcastle Falcons' latest fans' forum will be held on Thursday November 10, with chairman Semore Kurdi, director of rugby Dean Richards and managing director Mick Hogan taking supporters' questions.

Grow, move or host in support of Movember

Tuesday 25 October 2016

Premiership Rugby is proud to continue to support the Movember Foundation

Free halloween party on Thursday at KP

Tuesday 25 October 2016

There is still time to register for Thursday's free halloween party at Kingston Park Stadium's 1877 Bar.

Saints next up at Kingston Park Stadium

Tuesday 25 October 2016

Newcastle Falcons kick off their Anglo-Welsh Cup campaign at Kingston Park Stadium on Sunday November 6, when Northampton Saints are the visitors.

Vea forced to retire

Monday 24 October 2016

Newcastle Falcons prop Taione Vea has been forced to retire from rugby as a result of the spinal injury he suffered in the Aviva Premiership opener against Sale Sharks on September 2.

VIDEO: Welch makes landmark start in Euro win

Monday 24 October 2016

Falcons captain makes 150th start in 50-7 win over Grenoble in European Rugby Challenge Cup

Wilson happy with half-century against Grenoble

Sunday 23 October 2016

Mark Wilson declared himself largely satisfied by Newcastle Falcons’ efforts following Sunday’s 50-7 European Challenge Cup victory over Grenoble at Kingston Park Stadium.

Falcons are back in the Euro frame, says Richards

Sunday 23 October 2016

Dean Richards believes his Newcastle Falcons side are back in with a shout of European Challenge Cup progression following Sunday’s 50-7 home triumph over Grenoble.

Falcons 50 Grenoble 7

Sunday 23 October 2016

Newcastle Falcons got their European Challenge Cup campaign back on the rails, putting French visitors Grenoble to the sword at Kingston Park Stadium on Sunday.

Places remain for October half term camps

Friday 21 October 2016

Give your aspiring rugby stars the best possible start with one of the Falcons Community Foundation’s half term coaching camp.

Falcons opt for experience against Grenoble

Friday 21 October 2016

Newcastle Falcons captain Will Welch returns as one of 10 changes for Sunday’s European Challenge Cup visit of French side FC Grenoble to Kingston Park Stadium (kick-off 3pm).

Minute's silence for Anthony Foley on Sunday

Friday 21 October 2016

Newcastle Falcons will observe a minute’s silence before Sunday’s European Challenge Cup visit of FC Grenoble, in tribute to Anthony Foley.

Hodgson signals Falcons' attacking intent

Thursday 20 October 2016

Fly-half Joel Hodgson says there will be no let-up in Newcastle Falcons’ intensity when they welcome French visitors FC Grenoble to Kingston Park Stadium on Sunday.

Falcons out to continue dominance over Grenoble

Thursday 20 October 2016

Newcastle Falcons host French club Grenoble in Sunday's European Challenge Cup encounter, the two clubs having met twice before in the competition.

Falcons link up with Ultimate Strongmen

Wednesday 19 October 2016

Newcastle Falcons welcomed a host of the world's top strongmen to Kingston Park Stadium this week ahead of their upcoming Ultimate Strongman World Championship at Metro Radio Arena.

Local clubs have chance to win coaching masterclass

Wednesday 19 October 2016

Newcastle Falcons are giving local rugby clubs the chance to win a coaching masterclass from first-team players by selling tickets for our 'Big Night Oot' against Exeter Chiefs on Friday November 18.

Competition winner for Christmas party table of 10

Wednesday 19 October 2016

Mark Foster is the lucky winner of a table for 10 at a Newcastle Falcons Christmas party night.

Strong early ticket sales for BIG NIGHT OOT

Wednesday 19 October 2016

Newcastle Falcons' efforts to attract a sell-out crowd for the “Big Night Oot” against Exeter Chiefs on November 18 have got off to a flying start, with over 500 tickets sold since the launch of the promotional campaign.

England call-ups for Falcons youngsters

Wednesday 19 October 2016

Newcastle Falcons hooker Jamie Blamire has been named in England Under-20s' Elite Player Squad for the 2016-17 season.

Season ticket members' 10% shirt discount deadline

Tuesday 18 October 2016

Season ticket members have until October 31 to take advantage of their 10% discount offer on Newcastle Falcons replica match shirts.

Free curry after every home game

Tuesday 18 October 2016

Newcastle Falcons will treat their supporters to FREE curry after every home game, starting with Sunday's European Challenge Cup visit of Grenoble.

Home crowds rise by 18.3%

Monday 17 October 2016

Newcastle Falcons have reported an 18.3% increase on attendances so far this season, and are hopeful of further growth to come.

Free cocktails and canapes at our halloween party

Sunday 16 October 2016

Newcastle Falcons are hosting a free halloween party on Thursday October 27 to mark the official opening of the new 1877 Bar.

Falcons AASE U18s showing fantastic progress

Saturday 15 October 2016

This week's 29-24 triumph at Worcester saw Newcastle Falcons' AASE Under-18s squad finish their northern group campaign in second place.

Richards turns the focus to Grenoble

Friday 14 October 2016

Dean Richards says the visit of Grenoble on Sunday October 23 gives his Newcastle Falcons side the ideal chance to bounce back from Friday’s 45-0 European Challenge Cup loss at Ospreys.

Burdon backs Falcons to bounce back against Grenoble

Friday 14 October 2016

Fred Burdon says Newcastle Falcons need to get back on the horse after starting their European Challenge Cup campaign with a 45-0 reverse at Ospreys on Friday night.

Ospreys 45 Falcons 0

Friday 14 October 2016

Newcastle Falcons began their European Challenge Cup campaign with a defeat at Ospreys on Friday night, a much-changed side showing plenty of endeavour against experienced opposition.

VIDEO - Ben Sowrey on first start

Friday 14 October 2016

Hooker Ben steps up to the starting line up against Ospreys and gives his thoughts to Falcons TV

Falcons freshen up for European opener

Thursday 13 October 2016

Newcastle Falcons have made 13 changes for Friday’s European Challenge Cup trip to Welsh side Ospreys (kick-off 7.05pm).

Teachers invited to "Big Night Oot"

Wednesday 12 October 2016

Special offers for teachers at schools that support Falcons Community Foundation.

Willis determined to take his chance in Europe

Wednesday 12 October 2016

Craig Willis is ready to seize his first team chance on Friday night when Newcastle Falcons travel to Welsh side Ospreys in the opening game of the European Challenge Cup.

Falcons launch their Big Night Oot

Wednesday 12 October 2016

Newcastle Falcons are inviting fans to a “Big Night Oot” at Kingston Park Stadium on November 18th, as the club aims to sell out Kingston Park Stadium for the first time in over eight years.

Poster player Sinoti hails home support

Wednesday 12 October 2016

Samoan winger expects capacity crowd to provide an electric Friday night atmosphere

BIG NIGHT OOT: £5 tickets for season ticket members

Wednesday 12 October 2016

Season ticket members are the first to receive a special ticket offer for November’s Big Night Oot against Exeter Chiefs on Friday November 18, as Newcastle Falcons make 500 tickets available for just £5.

Radwan signs up for next season

Tuesday 11 October 2016

Eighteen-year-old flyer Adam Radwan has become Newcastle Falcons' first new signing for next season, having agreed senior academy terms.

Get 20% off your festive celebration

Tuesday 11 October 2016

Book your festive celebration with us before the end of November and receive a 20% discount.

Two-for-one on Grenoble hospitality

Tuesday 11 October 2016

Newcastle Falcons are offering a 'buy one get one free' deal on all match-day hospitality for the European Challenge Cup visit of Grenoble on Sunday October 23.

Challenge Cup commences with Ospreys opener

Monday 10 October 2016

Newcastle Falcons take to the road for first game of 2016/17 European Rugby Challenger Cup campaign.

Green targets further improvement

Saturday 8 October 2016

Calum Green says his Newcastle Falcons side are still hungry for more despite ending the first block of Aviva Premiership games perched in the top half of the table.

Mixed emotions for Richards after Bristol triumph

Saturday 8 October 2016

Director of rugby Dean Richards had mixed feelings after Newcastle Falcons’ 19-14 Aviva Premiership victory over Bristol on Saturday.

Falcons 19 Bristol 14

Saturday 8 October 2016

Newcastle Falcons secured a third victory of the Aviva Premiership season on Saturday as they left Bristol win-less at the foot of the table.

In today's programme...

Saturday 8 October 2016

Cover star Dominic Waldouck reveals his journey from Richmond Under-6s to Premiership and European glory in today's official match programme.

VIDEO: Simon says Bristol yet to hit their best

Friday 7 October 2016

Simon Hammersley says Newcastle Falcons will have to be on their A game on Saturday if they are to prevail against Bristol Rugby (kick-off 3pm).

Two changes for Bristol game

Friday 7 October 2016

Newcastle Falcons have made two changes for Saturday’s Aviva Premiership visit of Bristol to Kingston Park Stadium, Michael Young and David Wilson both coming into the side for the 3pm kick-off.

Bristol match-day information

Friday 7 October 2016

All you need to know to enjoy your match-day at Kingston Park

Asprilla and Gillespie up for Sunday's KP reunion

Thursday 6 October 2016

Magpies greats Faustino Asprilla and Keith Gillespie are relishing the chance to roll back the years when Newcastle Legends tackle a Manchester Select XI at Kingston Park Stadium on Sunday.

Olmstead primed for Bristol tussle

Thursday 6 October 2016

Evan Olmstead is braced for a full-on tussle against Bristol at Kingston Park Stadium on Saturday despite the newly-promoted outfit finding the going tough in the Aviva Premiership.

Wasps away tickets and travel on sale

Wednesday 5 October 2016

A trip to table-topping Wasps is Newcastle Falcons' next Aviva Premiership Rugby away assignment, with tickets and travel now available for fans wishing to make the trip to Coventry.

WIN a table of 10 at our Christmas party nights

Wednesday 5 October 2016

Win a table of 10 at one of Newcastle Falcons' Christmas party nights.

Exeter hospitality almost completely sold out

Wednesday 5 October 2016

Less than 50 hospitality places remain on sale for the Aviva Premiership visit of Exeter Chiefs on Friday November 18.

You book the room and we pay the VAT

Wednesday 5 October 2016

Newcastle Falcons are aiming to make Kingston Park Stadium an even better venue for meetings and conferences by paying the VAT on any business hire up until the end of February.

Places remaining for Girls' match day development camp

Tuesday 4 October 2016

Free match day coaching available at Kingston Park this weekend.

Women's Premiership clash part of Saturday double

Tuesday 4 October 2016

Women's World Cup winner Tamara Taylor gives the lowdown ahead of Darlington Mowden Sharks facing Bristol Ladies at Kingston Park this Saturday

Bristol next up for Falcons on Saturday

Tuesday 4 October 2016

Newcastle Falcons play their first home game for three weeks on Saturday when Bristol Rugby are the visitors to Kingston Park Stadium.

Free room hire on catered functions for more than 100

Tuesday 4 October 2016

Newcastle Falcons will offer free room hire on functions with catering for 100 or more people.

Development Team 39 Worcester Cavaliers 18

Tuesday 4 October 2016

Newcastle Falcons’ Development Team got back to winning ways at Worcester Warriors on Monday night, recording a 39-18 triumph at Sixways.

Orr set for Development Team debut at Worcester

Sunday 2 October 2016

Harrison Orr will make his 15-a-side debut for Newcastle Falcons' Development Team in Monday night's Aviva A-League trip to Worcester Cavaliers.

Richards frustrated after Sixways showdown

Sunday 2 October 2016

Dean Richards admitted the officiating of the scrum was one of a handful of frustrating factors to emerge from Sunday’s 11-9 defeat at Worcester Warriors.

Super Mac and Joe Allon to give Legends talk-in

Sunday 2 October 2016

Fans arriving early for Sunday's Newcastle Legends football game at Kingston Park Stadium can hear the thoughts of Toon greats Malcolm Macdonald and Joe Allon in a pre-match talk-in.

'Tank' to join 100 Club at Bristol game

Sunday 2 October 2016

Title-winning prop Paul Van-Zandvliet will be the latest Newcastle Falcons player inducted into the 100 Club when Bristol are the Aviva Premiership visitors on Saturday (kick-off 3pm).

Worcester 11 Falcons 9

Sunday 2 October 2016

Newcastle Falcons were left frustrated at Sixways on Sunday as they were forced to make do with an Aviva Premiership losing bonus point.

Wilson aiming for winning start

Sunday 2 October 2016

David Wilson is hoping to make a winning start to his second stint as a Newcastle Falcon when they travel to Worcester Warriors today.

Falcons mourn the loss of Terry Parsons

Saturday 1 October 2016

Newcastle Falcons are saddened to learn of the death of Terry Parsons, who passed away while playing for Newton Aycliffe RFC last weekend.

VIDEO: Waldouck expects tough Warriors test

Saturday 1 October 2016

Centre Dom Waldouck is expecting a tough test in Sunday's trip to Sixways Stadium as Newcastle Falcons look to add further momentum to their good start to the season against Worcester Warriors (kick-off 3pm).