NEWPORT Gwent Dragons will be holding a meet the players evening at Rodney Parade ahead of the new season.

The pre-season dinner in the Bisley Suite will see director of rugby Lyn Jones and his assistant Kingsley Jones, new signings and familiar faces take to the stage to talk about their hopes and aims for 2014/15.

The event, which is being held in conjunction with Tight 5 events, takes place on Thursday, July 17 and starts at 7pm.

Tables of 10 cost £350, which includes a welcome drink and three-course meal. For more information email or call 07810 551 197

- The Dragons’ early bird season ticket offer runs until June 30 with packages available from £99 for adults and £10 for under-16s. Contact the Rodney Parade ticket office for more information on 01633 674990.