Pic Special: First Glimpse Of Famous Gates

They were removed 14 years ago, during the redevelopment of the stadium, but soon the historic St. James' Park gates will be back where they belong.

Work started on Friday morning to recover and lift the huge wrought-iron gates from Sir John Hall's farmland at Woolsington Hall and transport them to a workshop ready to be refurbished and then, later this summer, installed on Barrack Road.

It comes as a result of a successful partnership between the Club, NUFC Fans United, former chairman Sir John's Magpie Group and Wonga.com, the Club's new principal sponsors who have stepped in to provide the necessary funding to make a long-held dream become a reality.

The iconic gates will be officially unveiled close to the beginning of the Barclays Premier League season and, thanks to North News & Pictures, we can give supporters this first glimpse ahead of what will be an emotional homecoming.

nufcTV subscribers will be able to see a video of the gates being recovered and lifted, including an interview with Sir John Hall, later today

Chelsea Tickets

Tickets for Newcastle United's home game against Chelsea are now on general sale from £44 for adults & £23 for children.

Chelsea Tickets

Part Season Tickets

Newcastle United's part season ticket is now on sale, prices start from just £332 for adults and £158 for children.
Part Season Tickets

BassBoomz And BassBuds

Fantastic high performance headphones and portable bluetooth speakers are available now.
NUFC web ad

Members Kit On Sale Now

The limited edition Newcastle United Members kit is on sale now from official club stores.
Members Kit

Third Kit Available Now

The 2014/15 third kit is available now. Order yours today!
Third kit asset

Download Your Programme

Save a massive 40% when you subscrible to the NUFC digital matchday programme.

Click here to find out more

138.com - Betting Partner

Check out the 138.com Newcastle United specific section of our site.
138 BET 149x141 thumbnail

Win tickets for NUFC games

We're running competitions to win tickets and matchday experiences. Check them out here.
NFC-home-Banner_Image

Download The Official BB App

The Official Newcastle United BlackBerry App is now available to download FREE from BlackBerry App World.
Blackberry-bb-app-club-asset-149x141