Premiership side Newcastle Falcons have welcomed the not guilty verdict given in the rape trial of winger Zach KibirigeRead the full story ›
Newcastle Falcons winger Zach Kibirige has been cleared of all charges during his rape trial at Newcastle Crown Court.Read the full story ›
Newcastle Falcons will face Sale Sharks on the opening day of the new Aviva Premiership campaignRead the full story ›
Newcastle Falcons pair Callum Chick and Andrew Davidson get their World Rugby U20 Championship campaigns underway tonightRead the full story ›
Newcastle Falcons are excited at the prospect of facing Enisei STM in the European Rugby Challenge Cup.
The Falcons welcome the Russian club to Kingston Park on Sunday. The return fixture then takes place in Sochi in January.
The club's Director of Rugby, Dean Richards, said the team are looking forward to playing the Siberian club for the first time.
Newcastle Falcons player Dominic Barrow has today left the club.Read the full story ›
With only 100 days until the beginning of the Rugby World Cup click here to find out when the Web Ellis Cup arrives in North East.Read the full story ›
Prince Harry helped mark the 100 days until the start of the Rugby World Cup at a launch event in London, ahead of its arrival in the North East.
Newcastle is hosting three matches this October and tourism experts hope the tournament could bring as much as £43 million into the region.
Prince Harry made a speech the Trophy Tour at Twickenham this morning, alongside England legend Jonny Wilkinson.
The Webb Ellis Trophy is coming to the region at the end of next month as part of a nationwide tour.
South Africa is one of five international rugby teams that will play in the North East for the Rugby World Cup, which starts in 100 days.Read the full story ›
It's 100 days until the beginning of the Rugby World Cup 2015. The three matches to be hosted by Newcastle will be staged at St James' Park.
Here are the details:
- October 3 - South Africa v Scotland at 16:45
- October 9 - New Zealand v Tonga at 20:00
- October 10 - Samoa v Scotland at 14:30