Archive November 2016

Goneva in full flow for Harlequins visit

Wednesday 30 November 2016

Vereniki Goneva is glad to be back in the groove after an injury-interrupted start to his time as a Newcastle Falcon – the Fijian flyer now looking forward to Sunday’s Aviva Premiership visit of Harlequins.

Falcons fans get 15% discount on strongman tickets

Wednesday 30 November 2016

Newcastle Falcons fans can enjoy a 15% discount on tickets for the Ultimate Strongman World Championship at Metro Radio Arena on Saturday December 10.

Aviva Tackling Numbers programme continues

Wednesday 30 November 2016

Falcons Foundation Coaches continue to deliver innovative numeracy improvement programme

Jimmy Gopperth to become latest 100 Club inductee

Tuesday 29 November 2016

Jimmy Gopperth will become the latest Newcastle Falcons great to be inducted into the 100 Club when his Wasps side visits Kingston Park Stadium on Friday December 30.

Season ticket members: 10% off hoodies and polos

Tuesday 29 November 2016

With winter approaching, there is no better time for Newcastle Falcons season ticket members to take advantage of their 10% discount on Gilbert club hoodies.

Win with Citizen and Aviva Premiership Rugby

Tuesday 29 November 2016

A pair of Aviva Premiership Rugby final tickets and a Citizen watch are up for grabs!

Half season tickets now on sale

Monday 28 November 2016

Secure your preferred spot for the rest of 2016/17 from just £104 for adults

Fewer than 450 seats left for Sunday's visit of Harlequins

Monday 28 November 2016

Fewer than 450 seats remain on sale for Newcastle Falcons' next home assignment on Sunday, when Harlequins are the Aviva Premiership visitors to Kingston Park Stadium.

Burns Supper at Kingston Park

Sunday 27 November 2016

Celebrate Burns Night 2017 with the club at the award-winning Kingston Park.

Free bucket of beer with our 'Christmas cracker' deal

Sunday 27 November 2016

Book a table of ten for our 'Christmas cracker' games against Wasps and Lyon, and receive a free bucket of beer.

Wilson turns focus towards visit of Harlequins

Saturday 26 November 2016

Captain Mark Wilson has already turned the focus to next Sunday’s Aviva Premiership visit of Harlequins to Kingston Park Stadium, following Newcastle Falcons’ 22-16 triumph at Northampton Saints.

Deano hails 'sheer class' of match-winner Goneva

Friday 25 November 2016

Dean Richards hailed Newcastle Falcons’ match-winner Vereniki Goneva as ‘sheer class’ following his 76th minute clincher at Northampton Saints on Friday night.

Northampton 16 Falcons 22

Friday 25 November 2016

Vereniki Goneva’s 76th minute interception try handed Newcastle Falcons a second Aviva Premiership away win of the season as they toppled Northampton Saints at Franklin’s Gardens on Friday night.

VIDEO: Watson previews Saints

Friday 25 November 2016

Falcons winger looks ahead to Aviva Premiership Rugby round nine

Falcons on international duty this weekend

Thursday 24 November 2016

Newcastle Falcons scrum-half Sonatane Takulua wins his 19th cap for Tonga on Saturday when he starts against Italy in Padova.

Wilson skippers side for Northampton Saints trip

Thursday 24 November 2016

Newcastle Falcons have made five changes to their side for Friday night’s Aviva Premiership trip to Northampton Saints (kick-off 7.45pm), with Mark Wilson skippering the team.

Falcons to wear rainbow laces at Northampton

Thursday 24 November 2016

A host of Newcastle Falcons players will wear rainbow laces in their boots during Friday's televised Aviva Premiership match at Northampton Saints, raising awareness around tackling hate crime, homophobia, biphobia and transphobia.

Falcons fans dig deep for military charities

Thursday 24 November 2016

Over £1000 raised for Poppy Appeal and Army Benevolent Foundation at Kingston Park Stadium

Ricoh launch Rugby Change series

Thursday 24 November 2016

Premiership Rugby official partner launches new report and first in a series of videos

Wilson back to full sharpness for Saints trip

Wednesday 23 November 2016

David Wilson insists he is fully back in the groove and ready to fire for Newcastle Falcons in Friday’s Aviva Premiership trip to Northampton Saints.

Vacancies - Developing Player Programme lead coaches

Wednesday 23 November 2016

Newcastle Falcons and the RFU are recruiting lead coaches for their Developing Player Programme (DPP).

Bag a bargain with Black Friday offers

Wednesday 23 November 2016

Special offers available on tickets, merchandise, hospitality and events.

Anglo-Welsh Cup fixture dates confirmed

Tuesday 22 November 2016

Sunday and Saturday dates for rounds three and four announced,

Fabulous prizes in Taione Vea benefit night silent auction

Tuesday 22 November 2016

Newcastle Falcons have announced a number of fabulous silent auction prizes for Taione Vea's benefit evening, to be held at Kingston Park Stadium on Wednesday December 14.

Falcons pushing for further crowd growth

Monday 21 November 2016

Newcastle Falcons are aiming for further crowd growth over the remainder of the campaign, having welcomed a season-high attendance for Friday's 'Big Night Oot' against Exeter Chiefs.

Bring in the New Year in style at Kingston Park

Monday 21 November 2016

New Year's Eve party details confirmed.

Free food at Friday's big-screen Saints event

Monday 21 November 2016

Newcastle Falcons supporters can watch Friday's Aviva Premiership trip to Northampton Saints live on the TVs at Kingston Park.

Harlequins next up at Kingston Park Stadium

Friday 18 November 2016

Having hosted a season-high home crowd of 8,061 against Exeter in their last game, Newcastle Falcons are next in home action when Harlequins visit Kingston Park Stadium on Sunday December 4.

Richards disappointed at failure to reward fans

Friday 18 November 2016

Dean Richards thanked the region’s supporters for providing Newcastle Falcons’ biggest crowd of the season, expressing his disappointment that it was not rewarded with a home win over Exeter Chiefs on Friday.

Falcons 19 Exeter 32

Friday 18 November 2016

Newcastle Falcons drew a season-high crowd to Friday’s ‘Big Night Oot’ at Kingston Park Stadium, but it was Exeter Chiefs who enjoyed the upper hand in an attritional Aviva Premiership encounter.

Jon Welsh the star in a packed match programme

Friday 18 November 2016

Jon Welsh is the cover star and poster boy in another action-packed match programme for this evening's Aviva Premiership game with Exeter Chiefs.

Falcons storm into national AASE final

Thursday 17 November 2016

Newcastle Falcons will be represented in a major national final on Friday December 2 when their AASE side, Gosforth Academy, take on Exeter College.

Match Day Info - Big Night Oot

Thursday 17 November 2016

All you need to know about what is on at Kingston Park on Friday's match day.

Falcons name side for 'Big Night Oot'

Thursday 17 November 2016

Dean Richards says the Kingston Park faithful can play their part in Friday night’s Aviva Premiership visit of Exeter Chiefs, having named his Newcastle Falcons side for the 8pm kick-off.

Fly the Falcons Flag courtesy of Stratstone Land Rover

Thursday 17 November 2016

Free flags available at Friday's game thanks to Newcastle's Land Rover main dealer.

Lawson relishing 'Big Night Oot' buzz

Wednesday 16 November 2016

Scott Lawson says a large and vocal Kingston Park crowd can make the difference as Newcastle Falcons host Exeter Chiefs in Friday’s ‘Big Night Oot’.

Midweek prices for post-match drinks

Wednesday 16 November 2016

Supporters can enjoy post-match drinks at midweek prices in the East Stand bars following Friday night’s match with Exeter Chiefs at Kingston Park Stadium.

Welsh aims to reward increased support

Tuesday 15 November 2016

Prop Jon Welsh says repaying Newcastle Falcons' fans for their increased levels of support is a major part of his team's motivation against Exeter Chiefs on Friday night.

BIG NIGHT OOT - Linguistic lessons with Micky Ward

Tuesday 15 November 2016

Falcons coach lends language expertise to Mouritz Botha and Juan Pablo Socino

Less than 500 seats left for 'Big Night Oot'

Monday 14 November 2016

Less than 500 seats remain on sale for Friday's 'Big Night Oot' as Newcastle Falcons play host to Exeter Chiefs.

Fan-assisted Falcons continue to grow

Monday 14 November 2016

Newcastle Falcons are on course for their biggest crowd of the season against Exeter Chiefs on Friday night, having already seen their Aviva Premiership home gates up 18.3% on the same games last season.

Deano urges fans to get in quick

Sunday 13 November 2016

Newcastle Falcons’ supporters have a big role to play on Friday, insists Dean Richards, as Exeter Chiefs are the visitors in the Aviva Premiership ‘Big Night Oot’.

BIG NIGHT OOT - Top tries v Exeter

Sunday 13 November 2016

Six of the Falcons best tries against the Chiefs across the seasons.

University clash to kickstart 'Big Night Oot'

Sunday 13 November 2016

Northumbria University provide the first half of a rugby double header at Kingston Park Stadium on Friday when they host Hartpury College prior to Newcastle Falcons' Aviva Premiership clash with Exeter Chiefs.

Round-up: Falcons trio on international duty

Saturday 12 November 2016

Newcastle Falcons scrum-half Sonatane Takulua shone for Tonga on a weekend when he and his club-mates were spread right around Europe on international duty.

Socino enjoys scoring debut

Saturday 12 November 2016

Santiago Socino has spoken of his delight at making a scoring contribution on his Newcastle Falcons debut.

Richards hails youngsters' efforts

Saturday 12 November 2016

Dean Richards highlighted the positive contribution of Newcastle Falcons’ younger players despite saying naivety played its part in Saturday’s 29-18 Anglo-Welsh Cup loss at Saracens.

Saracens 29 Falcons 18

Saturday 12 November 2016

A youthful Newcastle Falcons side gave it absolutely everything at holders Saracens on Saturday but fell to a second consecutive Anglo-Welsh Cup defeat.

Botha relishing Saracens reunion

Saturday 12 November 2016

Mouritz Botha is determined to grab his opportunity today when the former England lock starts for Newcastle Falcons at his old club, Saracens.

Radwan handed senior debut at Saracens

Friday 11 November 2016

Adam Radwan will make his competitive debut for Newcastle Falcons in Saturday’s Anglo-Welsh Cup trip to Saracens (kick-off 1pm).

Falcons on international duty

Friday 11 November 2016

Newcastle Falcons have a host of players on international duty on Saturday.

Fans' forum a big hit

Friday 11 November 2016

Newcastle Falcons supporters turned out in force to quiz the club's top brass at Thursday night's fans' forum.

Harris loaned to Wasps

Friday 11 November 2016

Newcastle Falcons prop Ben Harris has joined Wasps on a short-term loan, and is available for their Anglo-Welsh Cup match this weekend.

Burdon backs Falcons to pounce on opportunities

Thursday 10 November 2016

Fred Burdon believes Newcastle Falcons can make big gains from small adjustments as they head to Saracens in Anglo-Welsh Cup action on Saturday.

Additional England tickets for season ticket members

Thursday 10 November 2016

Newcastle Falcons season ticket members have an additional opportunity to secure tickets for England's upcoming internationals against Argentina and Australia at Twickenham.

Shop stocking up for Christmas countdown

Thursday 10 November 2016

New lines aplenty coming in store by the end of November.

England call-ups for five young Falcons

Wednesday 9 November 2016

Five Newcastle Falcons academy players have received call-ups by England at Under-17s and 18s levels.

'Santa Sunday' coming to Kingston Park Stadium

Wednesday 9 November 2016

Father Christmas will be the guest of honour at Kingston Park Stadium on December 11 as Newcastle Falcons host their 'Santa Sunday'.

Double Curry Corner for 'Big Night Oot'

Wednesday 9 November 2016

Such has been the popularity of Newcastle Falcons' FREE post-match food, the club is doubling the number of 'Curry Corners' for the visit of Exeter Chiefs on Friday November 18.

Car park filling up fast for Exeter game

Tuesday 8 November 2016

Strong demand for the 'Big Night Oot' against Exeter Chiefs on Friday November 18 means supporters should act quickly to secure a car park space at Kingston Park Stadium.

Falcons AASE team in action at KP on Wednesday

Tuesday 8 November 2016

Newcastle Falcons' AASE team, Gosforth Academy, are in action at Kingston Park Stadium on Wednesday as they host Saracens' representatives, Oaklands.

Richards rues cup loss

Sunday 6 November 2016

Director of rugby Dean Richards made no attempt to hide his disappointment after Newcastle Falcons’ Anglo-Welsh Cup campaign began with a 24-16 home defeat to Northampton Saints on Sunday.

Falcons 16 Northampton 24

Sunday 6 November 2016

Newcastle Falcons tasted defeat in their first Anglo-Welsh Cup game of the season despite a late rally on Sunday at Kingston Park Stadium.

Holmes fully charged for competitive debut

Sunday 6 November 2016

Tyrone Holmes says he is chomping at the bit for his Newcastle Falcons debut in today’s Anglo-Welsh Cup visit of Northampton Saints, after an injury-hit start to the season.

VIDEO: Walder looks ahead to Anglo-Welsh Cup kick off

Saturday 5 November 2016

Falcons attack coach looking forward to competition's return, starting with the visit of Saints on Sunday

Davidson and Holmes set for debuts against Saints

Friday 4 November 2016

Andrew Davidson and Tyrone Holmes will make their Newcastle Falcons debuts on Sunday when Northampton Saints are the Anglo-Welsh Cup visitors to Kingston Park Stadium (kick-off 3pm).

Match Day information - Northampton Anglo-Welsh

Friday 4 November 2016

All you need to know about what is on at Kingston Park on Sunday's match day.

Falcons support grassroots clubs in Aviva Community Fund

Thursday 3 November 2016

Grassroots clubs in running for funding and need your help to secure it.

Just one table left for Exeter match

Thursday 3 November 2016

Newcastle Falcons have just one table left in the 100 Club for the 'Big Night Oot' against Exeter Chiefs on Friday November 18.

Young signals attacking intent v Northampton

Thursday 3 November 2016

Scrum-half Michael Young says Newcastle Falcons will have the courage of their attacking convictions when Northampton Saints visit Kingston Park Stadium in Sunday’s Anglo-Welsh opener.

Burns Supper tickets on sale

Thursday 3 November 2016

Allow our award-winning hospitality team to give you the ultimate Burns Supper at Kingston Park Stadium on January 21.

BIG NIGHT OOT - Experience packages all but gone

Wednesday 2 November 2016

Clubs and community groups lending their backing to Big Night Oot push

BIG NIGHT OOT - Post match music confirmed

Wednesday 2 November 2016

Big Night Oot off field plans confirmed

Shearer at Kingston Park to collect charity cheque

Wednesday 2 November 2016

Alan Shearer visited Kingston Park Stadium on Wednesday to collect a cheque for £53,000 in aid of his foundation, having last month staged a Newcastle Legends football match at the home of Newcastle Falcons.

Meaty match as Falcons and Toro join forces

Wednesday 2 November 2016

Newcastle Falcons and Toro Foodworks Wholesale have teamed up to ensure the club’s up-and-coming players are fully stocked with meat, fish and poultry products.

BIG NIGHT OOT - BUCS match forms on field double header

Wednesday 2 November 2016

Team Northumbria to take on Hartpury College ahead of Falcons v Exeter

Archer set for 100 Club induction

Tuesday 1 November 2016

Garath Archer will become the latest Newcastle Falcons great to be inducted into the 100 Club at the Aviva Premiership visit of Exeter Chiefs on Friday November 18.

Falcons to honour armed forces personnel on Sunday

Tuesday 1 November 2016

Newcastle Falcons will be honouring armed forces personnel at Sunday's Anglo-Welsh Cup visit of Northampton Saints.