The full fixtures lists for the upcoming Aviva Premiership Rugby season have been released.
The season gets underway on Friday 5th of September. New coach Laurie Fisher will take his Gloucester side to Northampton on the opening night.
Elsewhere Bath will face a trip to the North West to Play Sale Sharks at the AJ Bell Stadium.
You can see the full fixture list for the season here.
Friday 5th Sept - Northampton Saints v *Gloucester Rugby *
Saturday 6th Sept - Sale Sharks vs *Bath Rugby *
The draw for next season's European club rugby competitions has been made today
EUROPEAN CHAMPIONS CUP:
Bath in Pool 4 with Glasgow, Montpellier and Toulouse
EUROPEAN CHALLENGE CUP
Gloucester with Brive, Zebre, Oyonnax
Bath and Gloucester are well represented in Stuart Lancaster's starting line up as England prepare to play the All Blacks in Auckland on Saturday.
15 Mike Brown (Harlequins, 26 caps)
14 Marland Yarde (London Irish, 2 caps)
13 Manusamoa Tuilagi (Leicester Tigers, 22 caps)
12 Kyle Eastmond (Bath Rugby, 2 caps)
11 Jonny May (Gloucester Rugby, 6 caps)
10 Freddie Burns (Gloucester Rugby, 3 caps)
9 Danny Care (Harlequins, 47 caps)
1 Joe Marler (Harlequins, 19 caps)
2 Rob Webber (Bath Rugby, 5 caps)
3 David Wilson (Bath Rugby, 34 caps)
4 Joe Launchbury (London Wasps, 19 caps)
5 Geoff Parling (Leicester Tigers, 19 caps)
6 James Haskell (London Wasps, 50 caps)
7 Chris Robshaw (Harlequins, capt, 25 caps)
8 Ben Morgan (Gloucester Rugby, 20 caps)
16 Joe Gray (Harlequins, uncapped)
17 Matt Mullan (London Wasps, 3 caps)
18 Henry Thomas (Sale Sharks, 6 caps)
19 Dave Attwood (Bath Rugby, 10 caps)
20 Tom Johnson (Exeter Chiefs, 7 caps)
21 Ben Youngs (Leicester Tigers, 35 caps)
22 Danny Cipriani (Sale Sharks, 7 caps)
23 Chris Pennell (Worcester Warriors, uncapped)
Bath's Nick Abendanon says he's disappointed after his last ever game for the club ends in defeat:
Bath head coach, Mike Ford, says the team will learn from their mistakes and come back stronger next season.
He was speaking after his side's defeat to Northampton in the Amlin Challenge Cup Final:
Bath fans gave ITV News their thoughts after watching the team throw away a seven point half-time lead in the Amlin Challenge Cup final at Cardiff Arms Park:
Bath's hopes of winning their first silverware in 6 years have been dashed after losing in the final of the European Challenge Cup.Read the full story ›
Bath contest the European Challenge Cup final in Cardiff this evening against another English side - Northampton.Read the full story ›
Bath were unable to confirm their place in the Aviva Premiership play-offs after drawing with Northampton at The Rec on Friday night.Read the full story ›
The decision to limit the amount of land available to Bath Rugby at The Rec is being challenged by the ground's trustees.
It was recently decided by a tribunal that the club can only use the space they currently occupy. Members of the the Recreation Ground Trust say this gives them less flexibility to develop and invest in the Rec.