Aviva Premiership champions Saracens will open the defence of their title at home to the Sale Sharks on October 17.
St Helens centre Josh Jones will switch codes after signing a two-year contract with Premiership club Exeter.
Namibia-born full-back Byron McGuigan has agreed a deal to extend his stay with the Exeter Chiefs for another year.
Thomas Waldrom could get a chance to take out his frustrations on England after being added to the Barbarians squad.
England and Bath fly-half George Ford has been named the Aviva Premiership Player of the Season for 2014-15.
Dewi Morris says picking Sam Burgess while excluding those who play in France is a double standard.
Exeter ran in seven tries to beat Sale 44-16 but it was not enough for a place in the Premiership play-offs.
There is still plenty to play for in the final round of the regular Aviva Premiership season on Saturday.
The Exeter Chiefs have signed flanker Julian Salvi from the Leicester Tigers on a two-year deal.
Saracens have signed promising back-rower Joel Conlon from Exeter Chiefs.
Bath and England centre Jonathan Joseph received double recognition at the annual Rugby Players' Association awards.
Exeter Chiefs have taken another step towards a Premiership play-off place with a 24-20 win over Saracens on Sunday.
Stuart Barnes says that players should not be banned for accidental acts after Iain Henderson was red-carded for Ulster.
George Kruis will win his 100th cap for Saracens when they take on Exeter in Sunday's Aviva Premiership clash.
Exeter prop Brett Sturgess has agreed terms on a new one-year contract with the club.
The Champions Cup final could be a classic so get to Twickenham if you can, says Stuart Barnes.
Wasps boosted their Aviva Premiership play-off hopes with a 36-29 win over Exeter Chiefs at the Ricoh Arena.
Wasps director of rugby Dai Young has named a strong side to take on Exeter Chiefs at the Ricoh Arena on Sunday.
Gloucester booked their place in the European Challenge Cup final with victory over Exeter at Kingsholm on Saturday.
West Country rivals Gloucester and Exeter Chiefs meet at Kingsholm in a crunch Challenge Cup semi-final on Saturday.