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100 up for Hammersley

By Aidanb
March 8 2019

Simon Hammersley makes his 100th appearance for Newcastle Falcons on Saturday when they travel to take on Wasps in Gallagher Premiership action. The 25-year-old full-back is the top ball-carrier in this season’s Premiership and forms part of a team showing just one change from the one which defeated Worcester Warriors last weekend, a minor calf injury ruling out Scotland centre Chris Harris... More >

Testimonial season for Tait

Double centurion Alex Tait has been awarded a testimonial season after more than a decade at Newcastle Falcons. The versatile back sits seventh in the Falcons’ list of all-ti... More >

Richards rues semi-final exit

Director of rugby Dean Richards admitted it was a game of two halves as Newcastle Falcons suffered a 59-33 Premiership Rugby Cup semi-final defeat at Northampton Saints on Saturday... More >

Ian Smith's Six Nations - Part 2

The eve of the first game of the 2019 Six Nations competition seems a fitting time to muse over the development of the competition as we know it today. In Part 2, we pick up where ... More >

Ian Smith's Six Nations - Part 1

The 2019 Guinness Six Nations officially kicks off tomorrow with the official launch & the build-up to the first game on Friday 1st Feb, France v Wales. Ian Smith, best known a... More >

Nagusa back to face Toulon

Fiji No 8 Nemani Nagusa returns to Newcastle Falcons’ side for Friday’s Heineken Champions Cup visit of French club RC Toulon to Kingston Park Stadium (kick-off 7.45pm)... More >

Rugby, as seen by Bertie Wooster.

  This sort of has a Christmas theme, is about rugby, and should keep the message board alive for a couple of weeks. It might not be everybody’s cup of tea, but I hope s... More >

Team news v Gloucester Sun 23rd Dec - Matavesi Returns

Josh Matavesi returns from a three-and-a-half-month injury lay-off as Newcastle Falcons host Gloucester in Sunday’s Gallagher Premiership clash at Kingston Park Stadium. The ... More >

Team news: Falcons name side to face Edinburgh

Ryan Burrows captains Newcastle Falcons against Edinburgh in the Scottish capital on Friday night as they aim to build on their position at the top of Heineken Champions Cup pool f... More >

Mark Wilson as if you needed to know

This is some basic info about the man Back-row Mark Wilson joined the Falcons full-time in the summer of 2010. A former student at Northumbria University, Cumbrian Wilson played hi... More >