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thumbnail World Cup success for international rugby star

International rugby star Tamara Taylor has been celebrating after being part of England's winning Women's Rugby World Cup team. AlumNews chats to her about lifting the trophy and her time playing for the University.


published on: 2nd September 2014

thumbnail Newcastle University rowers strike gold at the European Universities Games

University rowers scooped up two gold and two bronze medals to propel Team Newcastle to overall second place at 2014 European Universities Games in Rotterdam, Holland.


published on: 5th August 2014

thumbnail Falcons swoop in for Newcastle University student

Newcastle University rugby star Will Witty has been signed by the North-East’s leading rugby team.


published on: 25th July 2014

thumbnail University rowers cruise to gold at the Henley Royal Regatta

Newcastle University’s men’s coxed four crew (M4+) won the Prince Albert Challenge Cup at the Henley Royal Regatta after beating Harvard University by over three lengths in the final.


published on: 24th July 2014

thumbnail Knights march into the National Basketball League

Ian Hewitt, Director of Basketball and Men’s Head Coach, said: "The introduction of National League side into our programme really sends a message of where we want basketball within Newcastle University to go and how far it has already came. 


published on: 2nd June 2014

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