WHAT’S ON: Newcastle Falcons v London Irish

Wednesday 01 March 2023 Written by: Adam

Kicking off at 3pm on **Sunday, March 5**, here is everything you need to know ahead of the fixture.


Tickets are still available to purchase for the Gallagher Premiership fixture and are available from £10 for adults and £5 for under-16s. You can book yours **[HERE][1]**.

Group discounts are available for bookings over 15 adults, email **ticketoffice@newcastle-falcons.co.uk** to enquire today.

Limited spaces in hospitality are still available to purchase and can be done so by contacting **corporatesales@newcastlefalcons.co.uk**.


Stadium parking for the fixture is now **SOLD OUT**.

Stagecoach will be running the half-hourly X47 bus service, which picks up and drops off directly outside Kingston Park Stadium. Single tickets are available from £2 for adults and 60p for under-16s. Day passes are available at £4.50 for adults and £1.10 for under-16s. Find out more **[HERE][2]**.

Newcastle Falcons supporters receive 40% discount on LNER train journey’s with their Falcons ticket account number. Book through our dedicated page on LNER’s website today for massive match-day travel savings. The last train heading northbound out of Newcastle leaves at 9.53pm and the last train heading southbound out of Newcastle leaves at 8.33pm. Find out more **[HERE][3]**.

The stadium is also served by Kingston Park and Bank Foot Metro stations, both of which are a five-minute walk away. Both stations are on the Airport branch of the Tyne and Wear Metro with trains running every 15 minutes. Find out more **[HERE][4]**.


The club shop and ticket office based in the East Stand will be open from 9am until kick-off and will re-open for half an hour after the final whistle.


Turnstiles will open for supporters at 1.30pm.

The Defender Premiership Rugby Cup kicks-off at 10.30am with 86 community teams taking part. The tournament will conclude at 1.30pm as turnstiles open.

The Gallagher Premiership trophy will be on display in the West Stand Concourse from 2.20pm, with opportunities to grab a selfie.

The match-day ball will be presented by our Junior Falcons of the day.

Gallagher will have a flag display in our West Stand pitch side. We will also have a flag display in the West Stand seats, thanks to our friends at Wor Flags.


As per the majority of our match-days, the offering remains the same, with bars and food kiosks open through the West and South Stand concourses.

We will also have Angel’s pizza, burger and fish & chips vans within the stadium bowl.

The Pulman bus will also be open in the North East Terrace.

The Manuia stall will also be open. The beer is brewed by our very own Michael Young, Logovi’i Mulipola, Will Welch and Carl Fearns. Be sure to pay them a visit.


The Falcons Flyer will be taking place at half-time. A lucky individual picked from the crowd will have go head-to-head with a Falcons player in a virtual race across the pitch.

We’ll also have a number of community games with local teams being played on the pitch. Be sure to cheer them on!


Switching it up this week, the regular post-match DJ and karaoke will now take place in our East Stand Tap & Tackle bar, rather than the usual West Stand concourse.

[1]: https://www.eticketing.co.uk/newcastle-falcons/EDP/Event/Index/1749?position=1
[2]: https://www.newcastlefalcons.co.uk/news/story/getting-to-the-game-stagecoach-bus-services
[3]: https://www.newcastlefalcons.co.uk/news/story/getting-to-the-game-lner-train-journey
[4]: https://www.nexus.org.uk/metro