Ward Hadaway sponsors Falcons Academy | 04 December 07

NEWCASTLE Falcons has announced Ward Hadaway as the official sponsor of the club’s academy.

Ward Hadaway announce sponsorship of Newcastle Falcons Academy

Helping Falcons fly - Jamie Martin, managing partner of Ward Hadaway (second left) announces the law firm's sponsorship of Newcastle Falcons Academy with (from left) Academy Manager Richard Metcalf, Academy and England Under-19 player Rob Miller and Falcons first teamer and England star Toby Flood.

The Newcastle-based law firm’s logo will appear on the front of the Falcons’ kit for all Development Team and junior matches, with the Falcons academy continuing its proud record of producing Premiership and international players.

Jamie Martin, managing partner at Ward Hadaway, said: “We are delighted to be continuing our successful relationship with the Falcons by sponsoring the academy side.

“As a firm with strong North-East roots, we believe in helping those in the region to fulfil their full potential.

“The academy has a proven track record in bringing forward the rugby stars of the future and we are proud to be doing our bit to help continue that tradition.”

Falcons commercial director, Mick Hogan, said: “We are delighted to welcome Ward Hadaway on board as the official sponsor of our academy.

“Ward Hadaway has been the Falcons’ exclusive law firm for the past two seasons, showing tremendous support to the club, and we look forward to continuing our growing association with a great North-East company through their academy sponsorship.”