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Rugby News

Robshaw pleased to have Wilson back in the frame

Another defeat for Durham

Four Mowden Park players in Durham's squad for opening defeat

Four Mowden Park players in Durham's squad for opening defeat

Talented Finn set for national bow

Talented Finn set for national bow

Falcons name settled side to travel to Sale

Falcons name settled side to travel to Sale

Northallerton hope to make amends for Twickenham disappointment

DARLINGTON, UK. APR 25TH.  *** during the Blaydon vs Darlington Mowden Park  match in the RFU National League 1 match at the Crowtrees, Hexham Road, Swalwel, Gatesheadl on Saturday 25th April 2015. (Photo: Mark Fletcher | Shutter Press)  (24331404)

Mowden's season ends on a flat note

STAYING PUT: Mowden's Ollie Hodgson will stay with the club next season. Mowden play at Blaydon today, Picture: STUART BOULTON

North-East eyes focus on Blaydon v Mowden

AWARD WINNER: Tamara Taylor

Darlington rugby star wins Player of the Year award

Darlington Mowden Park v Old Albanians at the Echo Arena, Darlington.  Mowden's Thomas Kill is tackled.  Picture: CHRIS BOOTH (23574281)

Mowden Park aiming to end the season as North-East top dogs

Darlington Mowden Park v Old Albanians at the Echo Arena, Darlington.  Mowden's Cameron Henry Robinson trys to evade the Albanian tackles.  Picture: CHRIS BOOTH (23574279)

Blaydon lose out in entertaining encounter

Darlington Mowden Park v Old Albanians at the Echo Arena, Darlington.  Mowden's Thomas Kill is tackled.  Picture: CHRIS BOOTH (23574283)

Mowden fail to rise to the occasion

ON THE ATTACK: Jordan Meads

Newcastle Thunder lose their unbeaten start to the season

Mowden out to finish on top of the North-East pile

RUGBY: Billingham RUFC v Morley RUFC-
Billingham's Elliott Husband gets tackled.
Picture: TOM BANKS (22972645)

Larder lords it for Mowden

GOING OVER: Lee Mapals scores a try for Newcastle Thunder

RUGBY LEAGUE: Newcastle Thunder maintain 100 per cent start to the season

WARY: Kieran Brookes is aware of the threat posed by Bath's England backs

Brookes wary of Bath's England stars

Northallerton look forward to their biggest day with Twickenham trip

Exeter Chiefs vs Newcastle Falcons (Saturday, 8pm)

Falcons shift their focus as European campaign reaches a critical phase

RUGBY: Mowden's Henry Robinson gets away. Picture: STUART BOULTON. (21877051)

Bumper crowd turns out for Mowden Park defeat

Mowden in need of muscle

RETURN: Ollie Hodgson returns for Mowden against Rosslyn Park today. Picture: STUART BOULTON

Vaioleti and Hodgson recalled by Mowden

Mowden hope Rosslyn game will be fun for all the family

Falcons sign Scotland international

Falcons sign Scotland international

New deal for Kibirige

NEW DEAL: Zach Kibirige has signed a new one-year deal with Newcastle Falcons

Yarm youngster signs new deal with Newcastle Falcons

Parling promoted for crucial clash

Lancaster issues fan rallying call

CALL UP: Stockton's Geoff Parling

Stockton's Geoff Parling promoted to England second row for crunch 6 Nations clash with France

Northallerton need to take one final step

NEW DEAL: Director of rugby Dean Richards has signed a new three-year deal with Newcastle Falcons

Richards signs new contract to commit himself to Newcastle Falcons

Falcons centre signs contract extension

Falcons centre signs contract extension

INTERNATIONALS: Action from England Women's victory over Scotland at The Northern Echo Arena on Friday night	Picture: STUART BOULTON

Blaydon eye showdown with Mowden Park

OFF AND RUNNING: England's Abigail Brown

Home sweet home for Darlington's England internationals

GOING OVER: England's Paul Hill scores the second try. Pics: Stuart Boulton

England Under-20s win international opener in Darlington

TRAINING: The England U20 rugby squad training at The Northern Echo Arena in Darlington. Picture: STUART BOULTON

England coach calls on players to ignite the Darlington crowd as international rugby comes to town

NEW HOME: Darlington FC is hoping to move to Blackwell Meadows Rugby Club from the start of next season

COMMENT: As one club prospers in Darlington, another flounders

MOWDEN V'S COVENTRY: Mowden's Grant Connon. Picture: STUART BOULTON. (20138251)

Mowden hope to go one better after recording impressive Coventry victory

Three of Darlington Mowden Park's own will feature in England Women's game against Scotland at The Northern Echo Arena

MOWDEN V'S COVENTRY: Mowden's Darren Fearn. Picture: STUART BOULTON. (20138261)

Bring on England, Mowden declare

Rugby 7's: Zach Kibirige and Talite Vaioleti at The Northern Echo Arena. Picture: STUART BOULTON. (8551267)

Kibirige sights set on an early return to action

FORMER FALCON: Mathew Tait enjoyed four successful seasons as a player at Kingston Park

Tait expecting tough encounter as he makes Kingston Park return

Brown set for England return

Mowden's game against Coventry is a good yardstick of progress

Vunipola looks to Wales for inspiration

Concerned West looking over their shoulders

Falcons keen to exploit Saracens absentees

Falcons keen to exploit Saracens absentees

England's James Haskell gets past Itely's George Fabio Biagi during the 6 Nations match at Twickenham, London. PRESS ASSOCIATION Photo. Picture date: Saturday February 14, 2015. See PA story RUGBYU England. Photo credit should read: David Davies/PA Wire (

Choke tackles don't concern Haskell

Newcastle bolster their attacking options

Newcastle bolster their attacking options

PARIS DATE: Wales' Leigh Halfpenny, whose team play away to France on Saturday. Picture: Joe Giddens/PA

Halfpenny enjoying home from home

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