Feb 18, 2007: The Scottish Rugby Union have confirmed they are exploring the possibility of forming a professional team in England.
Feb 17, 2007: Talk about taking one for the team, and there is no greater example than Falcons skipper Matthew Burke.
Feb 16, 2007: Newcastle Falcons centre Jamie Noon has insisted club matters are paramount at Bristol on Sunday, despite a burning desire to force his way back in to the England team.
Feb 16, 2007: Newcastle boss John Fletcher claims he would have been "a stark raving lunatic" to leave out a fully-fit Jonny Wilkinson for Sunday's Guinness Premiership clash against title contenders Bristol.
Feb 15, 2007: Newcastle Falcons have named their team for Sunday's Guinness Premiership trip to Bristol.
Feb 15, 2007: Newcastle boss John Fletcher has angrily rejected any suggestion England star Jonny Wilkinson is being "rested" for Sunday's Guinness Premiership clash at Bristol.
Feb 13, 2007: Newcastle have agreed to rest Jonny Wilkinson from Guinness Premiership action this weekend to give him the best preparation for England's crunch RBS 6 Nations trip to Ireland.
Feb 13, 2007: Queensland's two teams in this year's Australian Rugby Championship now have official names - the Ballymore Tornadoes and the East Coast Aces.
Feb 13, 2007: Newcastle Falcons have confirmed that fly half Jonny Wilkinson will play no part in Sunday's Guinness Premiership trip to Bristol.
Feb 12, 2007: The South African Rugby Union has launched the Elite Squad project with the aim to bridge the significant gap amongst the age group players in the country
Feb 8, 2007: Newcastle Falcons fans have cast their vote and asked for Sunday home matches next season, after a poll on the official club website.
Feb 8, 2007: Newcastle's former Australia international Matthew Burke has been granted British citizenship.
Feb 5, 2007: The Newcastle Falcons squad flocked together again on Monday, after a week of rest and recovery.
Jan 31, 2007: The remit for England's new sevens coach Ben Ryan is not straight forward
Jan 30, 2007: Rob Andrew believes fly-half superstar Jonny Wilkinson has yet to reach his peak as he prepares for an England return in this season's RBS 6 Nations Championship.
Jan 29, 2007: Rob Andrew, England's director of elite rugby, insists Jonny Wilkinson can bury three years of injury hell and return a better player than ever before.
Jan 29, 2007: World Cup hero Jonny Wilkinson has won a shock England recall for next Saturday's RBS 6 Nations Championship opener against Scotland at Twickenham.
Jan 29, 2007: Australian rugby has lost one of its truly great players, former captain Trevor "Tubby" Allan OAM, aged 80.
Jan 28, 2007: Jonny Wilkinson has been declared "ready and available" to make a startling England comeback in the RBS 6 Nations Championship opener against Scotland at Twickenham.
Jan 27, 2007: Jonny Wilkinson came through his latest comeback but was unable to help Newcastle make a match of it as they were outplayed by new Guinness Premiership leaders Leicester in a one-sided 39-5 defeat.