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October 27, 2022
Cardiac Screening for Young People at Our Arena

This weekend the Vertu Motors Arena is donating space to a charity that identifies people at risk from sudden cardiac death with a screening programme for young adults. Cardiac Risk in the Young (CRY) will be checking the hearts of young people from across the region aged 14-35. The Scotswood Road venue, owned and operated…

Arena
October 27, 2022
MayFli Christmas Market on Sunday 6 November at the Arena

Next Sunday the Vertu Motors Arena is excited host small business shopping website MayFli’s Christmas Market. On Sunday 6 November from 10am until 4pm over 55 local businesses will be selling a wide selection of Christmas gifts in The Brian Manning Suite. Delicious food and snacks as well as some festive treats will be on…

Arena
October 13, 2022
GB vs Serbia in Newcastle Next Month

Great Britain will once again make Newcastle home as they face Serbia in the next stage of the FIBA Basketball World Cup 2023 Qualifiers at the Vertu Motors Arena on Friday 11 November. The fixture announcement continues a consistent run of sold-out crowds in the national team’s previous outings in the North East. It will…

Arena
September 29, 2022
Fans Set To Flock To Eagles Fanzone

The North East’s newest fan zone will deliver a family-friendly World Cup experience with a difference as thousands of football fans flock to the home of Newcastle Eagles. The Vertu Motors Arena has built a burgeoning reputation as the premier indoor venue for world class sport and entertainment in the North East. And now big…

Arena
September 16, 2022
Arena Closed on Monday Out of Respect For The Queen’s Funeral

On Monday 19 September 2022 our Vertu Motors Arena will be closed to the public out of respect for the funeral of Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II. Staff, teams and members of the public have been paying the respects at the venue during the pre-season games and will continue to do so this weekend prior…

BBL
September 9, 2022
Tonight vs Scorchers Goes Behind Closed Doors

As a mark of respect following the passing of Her Royal Highness Queen Elizabeth II yesterday, tonight’s pre-season game against Surrey Scorchers will now take place behind closed doors. Saturday’s tip-off at the Vertu Motors Arena, which is also against the Scorchers, will go ahead as planned with players, staff, officials and fans observing a…

Arena
July 30, 2022
Latvian Stars to Light Up Newcastle

NBA superstar Kristaps Porzingis looks set to thrill another capacity crowd on Tyneside next month as international basketball returns to the North East. More than 1,000 tickets for Great Britain’s latest World Cup qualifier against Latvia were snapped up within 24 hours. And confirmation that Washington Wizards star Porzingis will suit up against Nate Reinking’s…

Arena
July 5, 2022
Josh Kelly Leads Star Studded Boxing Line-Up On July 30

In a huge night of professional boxing, the North East’s very own Josh Kelly will headline at the Vertu Motors Arena on Saturday 30 July. The home of Newcastle Eagles, the most successful British basketball team of all-time, is set to be the venue for even more sporting successes as some of the region’s brightest boxing…

Arena
July 3, 2022
Preview: GB vs Turkey at the Vertu Motors Arena

Nate Reinking is convinced Great Britain can bounce back from midweek defeat in Greece and serve up a third successive win on Tyneside. Star studded Turkey visit the Vertu Motors Arena this afternoon as Group B’s World Cup qualifiers conclude on Tyneside. And after GB’s headline-grabbing wins against Germany and Greece at the home of…