Newcastle Falcons prop Ben Harris has joined fellow Aviva Premiership club Wasps on a short-term loan.

The loose-head is yet to make a first team appearance this season after recovering from knee surgery, but is now back to full fitness.

Falcons director of rugby, Dean Richards, said: “This is a great opportunity for Ben to go and get some game time.

“He has had time out injured but he is now fit to go, and his availability has come at a time when Wasps find themselves needing numbers in that position.”