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Scottish loss keeps Falcons winless

By Leipziger
August 31 2014

The pre-season ended with a third successive defeat for Newcastle Falcons, as Edinburgh won the second annual Hawick Hack. The Scottish side won thanks to the boots of Greig Tonks and Tom Heathcote, with both teams scoring two tries.... More >

Falcons fall to tenacious Titans

Newcastle Falcons’ winless run against English sides was stretched to more than nine months with today’s home friendly defeat to Rotherham.... More >

Falcons downed in Stoop sevens

After a promising group performance last week, Newcastle Falcons crashed out of the main competition finals and the plate at the first hurdles on Friday.... More >

Young Falcons fly into 7s finals

Newcastle Falcons showed customary form in the Premiership Sevens qualifying group in Darlington on Saturday, winning all three games and securing a place in Friday’s f... More >

From the history books: Fabulous Falcons stun Saracens

The 2011/12 season may have ended in relegation, but it began with Newcastle Falcons winning the Premiership 7s at the Stoop, on what was a very happy 29th birthday for me:... More >

Plastic fantastic

This season Newcastle Falcons will join Saracens in having a plastic pitch. Here’s everything you ever wanted to know about artificial pitches, but were afraid to ask.... More >

Footballers coming home

  It was all just too predictable. The England football team sent home without a win and without getting beyond stage one. How has it come to this, and what can we learn from... More >


The football World Cup started last night. I'll put a more detailed blog up over the weekend, but we need an article today, so I thought I'd share some of my favourite tweets from ... More >

South Stand Choir awards 2013/14

Some thoughts on the best and worst of the past season:... More >

Disappointing defeat ends disappointing season

A home defeat by Exeter condemned Newcastle Falcons to their lowest Premiership points total ever, and extended the Geordies’ losing run to sixteen successive league games and, by ... More >

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