Fast Friends is a programme of activities to help you make the most of your time at Northumbria. It is a great opportunity to meet students from an array of different backgrounds, make friends, and discover more of the UK.

Below are some of the trips that were ran through the Fast friends programme last year, next year's trips will be starting in September - keep an eye out over summer to find out updates on next year's exciting new programme. 

  • 28th January 2017 - Durham (10am - 3pm return) 
  • 25th February 2017 - Liverpool (8am - 4pm return) 
  • 1st April 2017 - Edinburgh Zoo (8am - 4pm return) 
  • 11th February 2017 - Manchester (8am - 4pm return) 
  • 18th March 2017 - Keswick (8am - 4pm return) 

If you would like to attend one of the above events, visit the Welcome Desk to register your interest and to purchase. 


NUFC Tickets

Enjoy the action and atmosphere of the Premiership live at St James’ Park in exclusive seats in the Milburn stand. The Fast Friends programme has negotiated discounted prices for all Newcastle's home games for the upcoming Premier League season. A list of fixtures will appear below when the Premier League fixtures for the 2017/18 season have been released. 

Prices will vary from £15 - £40 per ticket - dates and times subject to change due to television rights. 

If you would like more information about any of these matches, contact