Bath scored seven tries in a thrilling high-scoring encounter at The Rec with Premiership newcomers London Welsh, winning 53-26.
Aviva Premiership champions, Northampton Saints, will kick off the new season at Franklin's Gardens against Gloucester.
Highly promising young lock Will Spencer has agreed to stay with Bath Rugby until at least the end of the 2015/16 season.
Worcester wing Tom Biggs has revealed that missing out on selection with England led to him leaving Bath at the end of the season.
Bath's coaching team have signed new deals and the club has added former Dragons coach Darren Edwards to the backroom staff.
Newcastle Falcons front-row Grant Shiells will join Bath next season, adding to their options on the loosehead side of the scrum.
Exeter Chiefs have announced that Ireland second-row Ryan Caldwell has joined Sandy Park from Aviva Premiership rivals Bath.
Northampton kept their chances of domestic-European double alive after lifting the Challenge Cup in Cardiff by beating Bath 30-16.
Friday's Challenge Cup Final in Cardiff will see a clash between two of the Premiership's best as Bath take on Northampton.
Bath will welcome back South African flanker Francois Louw with glee this week ahead of their Challenge Cup Final on Friday.
Bath will not release Welsh internationals Gavin Henson and Paul James for the 'Probables' v 'Possibles' trial match on May 30.
Bath have confirmed that Argentinian hooker Eusebio Guinazu will be leaving the club at the end of the season.
Harlequins wrapped up fourth spot in the Premiership to secure the final playoff spot and a semi-final against Saracens.
It all comes down to this. Harlequins and Bath face off on Saturday knowing that the winner will make the Premiership semi-finals.
19 points from fly-half George Ford saw third-placed Bath draw with Northampton Saints 19-19 in a tight clash at the Rec.
Bath are facing a nervy wait over the fitness of Matt Garvey, with the Aviva Premiership club fearing the back-row's season might be over....
London Wasps will face Bath at Adams Park in the Amlin Challenge Cup semi-finals after they overcame Gloucester 36-24 on Sunday.