Newcastle Falcons' back-rower Mark Wilson has been named in England's squad for the upcoming Guinness Six Nations.
Newcastle Rugby Foundation are offering a free weekly activity programme to keep young people and families engaged during the lockdown period.
Having made a flying start to the club season with Newcastle Falcons, Gary Graham has been recalled to Scotland's squad for the upcoming Guinness Six Nations.
Newcastle and Sunderland are well-known rivals in soccer circles, but, as local historian Keith Gregson points out in this article, the two cities have been doing rugby battle since 1879.
USA lock Greg Peterson has been a mainstay of Newcastle Falcons’ flying start to the season, starting all five of their Gallagher Premiership games to help them sit second in the table.