Police tackle international challenge on the rugby pitch
England wasn't the only rugby team to take to the pitch this week, with Northumbria Police's own officers representing their country.
Six members of the force were called up to represent the England Police and the British Police Women's teams.
Inspector Lesley Wheatley, PC Victoria River, PC Helen Kane, PC Tony Moody, PC Ian Gerrard and PC Greg Haynes.were competing at Kingston Park, home to the Newcastle Falcons, on Wednesday.
British Police Women faced off against Novocastrians WRFC in a match that ended in a victorious 20-10 win, and this was followed by a tough game for England Police... read more
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