Former England fly-half Andy Goode has come out of retirement and sealed a three-month understanding with Newcastle.
The 35-year-old announced his retirement in Sep since of damage problems.
Falcons have also sealed scrum-half Justin Booth, 21, on a three-month understanding from New Zealand side Manawatu Turbos.
Goode and Booth will yield cover for Mike Delany and Ruki Tipuna, who are both harmed and not approaching to play again until a spring.
Both newcomers might make their debuts in a Premiership opposite Bath on 2 January.
“We’re gay to acquire Andy and Jamie to Kingston Park, nonetheless there is apparently beating that they come by injuries to Mike and Ruki,” pronounced Falcons executive of rugby Dean Richards.
“With those dual taken to us for a evident future, a event to move in additional players of a peculiarity of Andy and Jamie, to addition what we already have here, was a good opportunity.”
Goode, who won 17 England caps, has played 229 games in a Premiership and scored 2,228 points.
In Dec 2014, he equalled a Premiership record for a many points in a singular diversion with 33 for Wasps.
He changed to London Irish in a summer, though did not play a singular diversion for a bar since of determined injuries, that stirred his retirement.