Newcastle Thunder’s Kingstone Press League 1 game on Good Friday will again be part of a rugby league double header at Kingston Park Stadium, with an England youth international also taking place at the ground.
Kicking off at 5:00 pm after Thunder’s clash with the high-flying Raiders, the match will see England take on France Under 16s in the first of two matches to take place over the Easter period.
England Youth head coach Danny Wilson and his assistant Alan Hunte have selected a 27-man squad to go into camp ahead of the Test series. The squad will be based at Bishop Burton College, Hull before the first game at Kingston Park.
Entry into the game is included in the price of tickets for the Thunder v Barrow match, which kicks off at 3 pm or for supporters just wishing to attend the youth international, tickets are priced at £5 for adults and free for under 16s with entry from 16:45.
Entry will be via the main East Stand entrance, with supporters able to pay the admission price on the door.
England Youth Squad (professional club and community club in brackets):
Amir Bourouh (Wigan Warriors, Siddal) Ben Dobson (Castleford Tigers, Normanton Knights) Ben Tibbs (Huddersfield Giants, Shaw Cross Sharks) Brad Martin (Leeds Rhinos, Dewsbury Moor) Cameron Lees (Wakefield Trinity, Stanley Rangers) Cole Oakley (Warrington Wolves, Rylands) Connor Bailey (Wakefield Trinity, Shaw Cross Sharks) Corey Johnson (Leeds Rhinos, Castleford Lock Lane) Dominic Young (Huddersfield Giants, Dewsbury Moor) Eribe Doro (Warrington Wolves, Saddleworth Rangers) Harvey Spence (Leeds Rhinos, Stanningley) Henry Collins (Warrington Wolves, South Trafford) Jack Broadbent (Leeds Rhinos, Dewsbury Moor) Jack Welsby (St Helens, Blackbrook Royals) Jack Wright (Warrington Wolves, Rylands) Joshua Simm (St Helens, Thatto Heath Crusaders) Lewis Peachey (Castleford Tigers, Nottingham Outlaws) Matthew Foster (St Helens, Blackbrook Royals) Max Roberts (Wigan Warriors, Blackbrook Royals) Morgan Smithies (Wigan Warriors, Siddal) Oliver Waite (Wigan Warriors, Siddal) Reece Hamlet (Wigan Warriors, Leigh Miners Rangers) Riley Dean (Warrington Wolves, Siddal) Ritchie Westwood (Castleford Tigers, Castleford Lock Lane) Ryan Forshaw (Wigan Warriors, Blackbrook Royals) Thomas Holroyd (Leeds Rhinos, Siddal) Yusuf Aydin (Wakefield Trinity, Eastmoor Dragons)