Bath confirm versatile centre Robbie Fruean will join the club following the Mitre 10 Cup in his native New Zealand.
Director of rugby Dean Ryan leaves Worcester Warriors, following reports linking him to the vacant post at Bath.
Premiership clubs Exeter, Bath and Gloucester will play in a pre-season tournament during the 2015 World Cup.
Premiership new boys Bristol will face West Country rivals Bath in Pool Four for the 2016-17 European Challenge Cup.
Leicester Tigers confirm that England centre Manu Tuilagi has signed a new contract with the Premiership club.