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Eric Fry of the USA Eagles

USA Eagles prop Eric Fry wings in for Newcastle Falcons

USA international Eric Fry joins up with Newcastle Falcons for next season as they continue to build

Dean Richards: Newcastle Falcons relegation fight could go to wire

Dom Barrow of Newcastle Falcons secures a lineout ball against London Irish
Newcastle Falcons director of rugby Dean Richards believes his side are not yet safe from relegation

Mark Wilson adamant Newcastle Falcons can bounce back from loss

Mark Wilson in action for Newcastle Falcons
Newcastle Falcons back-row man Mark Wilson sees London Irish trip as ideal chance to atone for Worcester defeat

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Eric Fry of the USA Eagles

USA Eagles prop Eric Fry wings in for Newcastle Falcons

USA international Eric Fry joins up with Newcastle Falcons for next season as they continue to build

Dom Barrow of Newcastle Falcons secures a lineout ball against London Irish

Dean Richards: Newcastle Falcons relegation fight could go to wire

Newcastle Falcons director of rugby Dean Richards believes his side are not yet safe from relegation

Mark Wilson in action for Newcastle Falcons

Mark Wilson adamant Newcastle Falcons can bounce back from loss

Newcastle Falcons back-row man Mark Wilson sees London Irish trip as ideal chance to atone for Worcester defeat

Newcastle Falcons scrum half Warren Fury in action

Warren Fury backs recharged Newcastle Falcons to fly

Newcastle Falcons scrum-half Warren Fury says break has filled the tank as Newcastle gun for Premiership survival

Darlington Mowden Park in action against Stourbridge RFC

Big promotion picture not distracting Darlington Mowden Park

Victory at Luctonians the only thing on Danny Brown's mind as National Two North promotion race enters home straight

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Twickenham chance for Northumberland Under-20s

Only Gloucestershire stand between Northumberland Under-20s and a place at Twickenham as the County Championship hots up

Dean Richards, head coach of the Newcastle Falcons

Newcastle Falcons hoping injured stars return at London Irish

Jamie Helleur, Adam Powell, Noah Cato and Mike Blair tipped to be back for Madejski Stadium clash as Newcastle battle the drop

Newcastle Falcons boss Dean Richards

Newcastle Falcons snap up Calum Green

Newcastle Falcons have continued their policy of snapping up the best talent the RFU Championship has to offer - Leeds lock Calum Green their latest addition for next season

Keith Richardson

North East native in bid to sharpen up youth rugby coaching

Ex-England A coach Keith Richardson aims to point youth coaches in right direction following launch of new book

Newcastle Falcons boss Dean Richards

Dean Richards not dismissing Newcastle Falcons' drop threat

Dean Richards is getting Newcastle Falcons' house in order rather than worrying about Worcester's points total

Tynedale's Graeme Dunn in action

Matty Outson back as Tynedale relegation race hots up

Versatile back returns from shoulder injury as Tynedale host Cinderford in National One crunch clash

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Spanish flavour to weekend's North-East rugby schedule

Spanish delegation spending the weekend as guests of Durham and Northumberland rugby unions

Newcastle Falcons' Sinoti Sinoti in action

Newcastle Falcons 12 Worcester Warriors 17: Drop threat a reality for Falcons

Newcastle slump to their worst ever run of Premiership defeats as Josh Drauniniu's late try sees basement side Worcester to victory

Dean Richards, head coach of the Newcastle Falcons

Dean Richards calls for cool Newcastle Falcons heads

Director of rugby wants Falcons to think their way through Sunday's basement battle with Worcester

Chris York of Newcastle Falcons rises to claim the line out during the match between Gloucester and Newcastle Falcons

Roger Uttley: Newcastle Falcons are in the driving seat

Former England captain says Newcastle Falcons are in position to control Sunday's relegation crunch tie with Worcester.

Zach Kibirige scores the first try for Newcastle Falcons

Heartbreak injury for Newcastle Falcons young gun Zach Kibirige

Newcastle Falcons winger Zach Kibirige has broken his leg and is out for the rest of the season

England international rugby player Geoff Parling visits his old club Stockton, and coaches the U13's

Scrum Down: Geoff Parling remains grounded with Stockton RFC

England and Lions star back to his roots to extol the virtues of volunteering.

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Ben Frankland double keeps Tynedale survival hopes going

Centre Ben Frankland steers two late mauls to the try-line for a dramatic Corbridge triumph

Alex Tait of Newcastle Falcons beats the tackle of Rob Cook of Gloucester

Gloucester 40 Newcastle Falcons 33: Five tries as Falcons hit late rhythm

Newcastle Falcons salvage a valuable pair of bonus points as Gloucester let a 30-point lead evaporate into seven

Zach Kibirige

Zach Kibirige finally given licence to fly with Newcastle Falcons

Eased in slowly to senior rugby, England Under-20s flyer Zach Kibirige will finally make his much-anticipated Premiership debut this afternoon when Newcastle Falcons travel to Gloucester

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