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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Newcastle gripped by Rugby World Cup fever

An estimated one hundred thousand visitors flocked to Newcastle for the city's third and final match of the Rugby World Cup.

The majority of fans had travelled down from Scotland, as their team took on Samoa at St James' Park.

Watch Helen Ford's report from the official Fanzone.

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