Thunder to mark 20 years at Oldham match General March 13, 2019 Newcastle Thunder will celebrate the club’s 20th Anniversary on Sunday 7th April, when Oldham are the visitors to Kingston Park Stadium (KO 3pm) The action-packed day will kick off with the club’s U19s academy will face Leeds Rhinos, in a repeat of the first match played by the newly formed Gateshead Thunder back in the 1999 Super League. This momentous occasion will be followed by Betfred League One action where Thunder will face one of their sternest rivals in this year’s League 1 competition Oldham RLFC in round four. In the build-up to the fixture, Thunder will be looking back and reflecting on the 20 years of professional rugby league in the region and how the club plays an integral role in the development of the game. Follow our social media accounts where Thunder will be announcing further details of additional match-day activities in due course. Join the #ThunderFamily in the lead up to an action-packed day where we hope to get a bumper crowd to attend the game and be part of the celebrations. Tickets for the match are available online, calling our ticket hotline 0871 2266060 or by visiting the Kingston Park Stadium ticket office.