International fixture confirmed for March 8th
Newcastle Falcons are pleased to announce that Kingston Park will host the Under 18 International between England and Scotland on Sunday 8th March, kick off 5.30pm.
The game will take place after the Aviva Premiership encounter between the Falcons and Leicester Tigers which kicks off at 3.00pm.
Supporters attending the Falcons v Tigers match will be encouraged to stay on for the England U18 v Scotland U18 fixture, with no additional admission charge for supporters who have tickets for the Aviva Premiership game.
Supporters who wish only to attend the U18 International tickets will be able to buy tickets exclusively for this game at a cost £10 for adults/concessions and £5 for Under 16s. Admission to the ground for these ticket holders will be from 4.45pm.
All tickets for the U18 fixture are valid for the West Stand only on an unreserved seat basis.
Speaking about the fixture Falcons Managing Director Mick Hogan said:
“We are delighted that Kingston Park has been chosen to host such a prestigious fixture. The new 3G artificial surface allows us to stage double header events and with a big crowd anticipated for the Falcons v Tigers fixture it promises to be a huge event.
We want to ensure that as many Falcons fans as possible stay on to watch the English and Scottish stars of the future.”
England Under 18 Coach Peter Walton added: “This is a great opportunity for our players to represent England at a Premiership venue, and it’s a game we’re massively looking forward to. Scotland will provide a stern test, as they always do, and it would be great to have a strong crowd there to support us.”
Tickets for the Falcons v Tigers (which includes free entry for the U18 fixture) or for just the England U18 v Scotland U18 game are on sale by ringing 0871 226 6060 or by clicking here