London Welsh are refusing to give up their fight to level out revenue distribution in the Aviva Premiership.
Gavin Henson is to leave Bath to join neighbours Bristol at the end of the season.
Bristol flanker Ross Rennie is retiring from professional rugby with immediate effect due to a neurological problem.
Tom Varndell and Will Helu will leave Wasps at the end of the season with Varndell set to join Bristol.
The Championship XV fought back from 18-7 down at half-time to defeat Canada 28-23 at Sixways in Worcester.
Wasps have signed fly-half Glyn Hughes as part of a player exchange with Championship side Yorkshire Carnegie.
November will see the return of the Championship XV concept with a selection of the best players taking on Canada.
Sky Sports continues ground-breaking coverage of the Championship on Sunday, by showing Bristol's derby with Worcester.
Yorkshire Carnegie have appointed former New Zealand rugby league international Gary Mercer as their new head coach.
Worcester have been handed a tough opening to the Championship season, with the Warriors set to travel to Bristol.
Championship club Bristol have announced the signing of Wales international lock Ian Evans.
Leeds Carnegie head coach James Lowes has been given permission to hold talks about taking charge of Bradford Bulls.
Championship club Bristol have announced the departure of 21 players.
Justin Burnell insists London Welsh are not about "just signing superstars" as they prepare for summer recruitment.
London Welsh promoted following a 48-28 aggregate success over Bristol in the two-legged Championship final.
Decision day for London Welsh and Bristol in race for promotion to the Aviva Premiership.
Bristol must overturn a 19-point deficit against London Welsh in the second leg of the Championship final on Wednesday.
London Welsh moved closer to the Premiership with a 27-8 first-leg victory over Bristol in the Championship final.
Andy Robinson admits Bristol face a "huge challenge" after a 19-point defeat in the first leg of the Championship final.
London Welsh seek a return to the Premiership as face Bristol in the first leg of the RFU Championship final.
Rupert Cox shares his highlights from the week's rugby action in his round-up blog.