The Falcons beat Bath 27-16 when the two met in the Guinness Premiership at The Rec in round 6, and have only once before achieved a Premiership double over Bath: way back in 1997-98.
Newcastle Falcons’ only win in their last seven games in the Guinness Premiership was 12-6 at London Wasps on 3 January.
The Falcons have not won at home in the Premiership since a 14-3 victory over Worcester on 1 November. Bath Rugby are the best team in the Guinness Premiership on current form having picked up 22 of a possible 25 league points from their last five games.
Bath have won their last two away games at London Irish and Saracens.