The city of Newcastle is bidding to host the final of both the European Champions Cup and Challenge Cup in 2018.
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Newcastle run in six tries as they overcome Harlequins in a lively game at Kingston Park.
Newcastle boss Dean Richards says the amount of academy talent in the first team is proof players have chance to impress.
Newcastle Falcons stun 14-man Northampton Saints at Franklin's Gardens, after Kieran Brookes is sent off for the hosts.
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Newcastle Falcons prop Taione Vea says a specialist's confirmation that he had to retire took time to sink in.