March 25, 2019

Mark Wilson has been awarded the Sporting Success of the Year Award. He’s a professional rugby union player for Newcastle Falcons, who joined the Falcons Academy at 14 years old. Mark made his debut for the Falcons first team back in 2010 and within 4 years he was vote...

March 25, 2019

Doddie Weir has been awarded the Wilkinson’s Sword for Lifetime Achievement. He’s a former Scottish and Newcastle Falcon’s rugby union player. Doddie became a folk hero in his beloved borders when he won six Scottish championships with Melrose. Then in 1995 he moved so...

March 25, 2019

Nick Pyle has been awarded the Young Sporting Success award. He’s an 18-year-old swimmer specialising in backstroke and competing for Newcastle Swim Team. Nick won his first British title in the 50 metres backstroke. In January 2018 Nick competed in Austin Texas and ma...

March 25, 2019

Newcastle Eagles have been awarded for the Club of the Year Award. The Eagles are Newcastle’s Basketball team, they are the most successful team in the league’s history with 25 trophies. Since 1995 the determination to have their own arena to call home has now become a...

March 25, 2019

Northumberland cricket board have been awarded the Coaching Success Award. They oversee cricket across the county, including participation in schools and community clubs, also supporting the essentials to deliver such as umpires and ground staff. They have done a huge...

March 15, 2019

Liam Gibson is a 21-year-old footballer from Stanley, county Durham. He’s been training with the first team during 2015/16 and a regular player for the under 23’s throughout 2016/17. For 18 months Liam was fighting a serious illness that had threatened his football lif...

March 15, 2019

Elias Sorensen is a 19-year-old footballer from Denmark, he plays for Newcastle United under 23’s but currently on loan at League One Blackpool FC. Newcastle scouted him at 16 years old by the club’s Scandinavian talent spotters. Elias position on pitch is striker/cent...