Bristol's Director of Rugby Andy Robinson tells our Sports Correspondent Matthias Kurth that the season was "unacceptable".
But victory over league leaders Newcastle in the final match at the weekend has set the standard for next season:
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Luke Castiglione with the latest weather. Sunny spells this afternoon, heavy showers - some thundery. Brighter in the West.