Gloucester's first game for three weeks ended with a 40-33 win over Newcastle. They cruised to a 30-point lead at one stage.
Gloucester overturned a half-time deficit to record their first Premiership win of the year.
Rampant Saracens reclaimed top spot in the Premiership after a crushing win over Gloucester at Kingsholm.
In the Premiership, Gloucester narrowly beat bottom-of-the-table London Welsh 15-14. All the points came from the boot of Freddie Burns - the winning kick was converted six minutes from time.
In the Championship, Bristol left it late to beat Jersey 29-23 in Andy Robinson's first game in charge. Adrian Jarvis scored 24 of Bristol's points, including one try. Fautua Otto also crossed the line in the second half as Robinson's men came from behind to win the match.
In tonight's Premiership rugby match, Bath lost 14-13 at relegation-threatened Sale.
In blizzard-like conditions, Bath were leading 10-9 midway through the second half after a try from Horacio Agulla.
But Tom Brady crossed the line ten minutes from the end to win the game for the home side.
Bristol City have a crucial game in the Championship this afternoon. Sean O'Driscoll's men travel to Wolves who have the same number of points.
City are bottom of the table, with Wolves just one place above. Both teams are two points from safety.
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Bristol suffered their second consecutive defeat in the Championship with a 23-14 loss at third from bottom Moseley.
Liam Middleton's men were leading 14-7 at half-time, but that was the end of their point scoring.
It means they remain in fifth place, just outside of the play-off places.
Bath have missed out on a place in the LV= Cup Final after losing 31 - 23 to Harlequins.
They conceded two tries in the first twenty minutes, including a solo effort from Tom Williams, who ran almost the length of the pitch after intercepting Kyle Eastmond's poor pass.
Francois Louw and Nick Abendanon did cross the line for Bath, but they were out-scored by four tries to two.
Bristol suffered their first defeat in four Championship games as Nottingham completed the double over their promotion rivals.
Liam Middleton's men weren't helped by a defensive error and missed kicks, as Tim Walsh reports:
Bristol Rovers won at home tonight against Exeter City in NPower league Division Two.
It ended 2 - 0 to Rovers, courtesy of goals from midfielder Oliver Norburn and defender Lee Brown.
It means Bristol Rovers, who were bottom at Christmas, move up to 15th in the table, while play-off hopefuls Exeter remain sixth.
In the Championship, Bristol City held Brighton to a goaless draw at Ashton Gate.
In League Two, Cheltenham beat Chesterfield 1 - 0 at Whaddon Road thanks to a Paul Benson header in injury time.
Bristol City have slipped to the foot of the Championship tonight, despite picking up a point in a goal-less draw at Blackpool. Steven Davis had a goal disallowed for Sean O'Driscoll's men.
- LEAGUE ONE
New Swindon Town manager Kevin MacDonald's first game in charge ended with a win. His side came from behind to score two goals in the last four minutes at Coventry. Andy Williams and Darren Ward with the goals.
Yeovil Town got back to winning ways after Ed Upson's goal secured the three points against Tranmere.
- LEAGUE TWO
Bristol Rovers had a comfortable 3-0 win over Burton Albion. Ryan Brunt, John-Joe O'Toole and Eliot Richards on-target for John Ward's men.
And Steve Elliott and Darren Carter scored for Cheltenham as they beat Wimbledon 2-1 at Whaddon Road.