Rugby World Cup 2015: Newcastle Host City

For eight days, one of the biggest sporting events in the world makes its home in the North East. New Zealand, Samoa, Scotland, South Africa and Tonga - along with their fans - will come together in Newcastle to cheer on their team and celebrate sport.

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Scotland World Cup team training at St James Park

Scotland's Rugby World Cup team have been doing the Captain's Run at St James' Park this morning.

It's ahead of their Rugby World Cup match against Samoa on Saturday in Newcastle.

They lost their last match at the NUFC ground last Saturday 34 - 16 against South Africa.

This mornings training session at St James Park Credit: ITV News Tyne Tees
St James Park will host Scotland v Samoa this weekend Credit: ITV News Tyne Tees
Scotland in training Credit: ITV News Tyne Tees

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