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Richards rues semi-final exit

By Aidanb
February 12 2019

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. The Falcons flew out of the blocks and led 21-0, then 28-7, before suffering a second-half deluge against a Saints side who had lost the last five meetings between the two clubs.... 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 >

Watching from afar. Why Falcons?

  Having volunteered 6months ago to write a story for the board, I have finally gotten round to putting fingers to keyboard…. So why Newcastle falcons?   For p... More >

A new experience and an old friendly face

6 OCT KO 15.00 Gallagher Premiership Sale 20 V 7 Newcastle Falcons That tells it's own story.   But the real story was getting up at 6:30am to get the dog out and excercised a... More >