A Gloucester development side travel to Bath on Saturday for the second clash between the two sides this season (Sat 23 April, The Rec, Kick off 3pm - entry FREE).
Gloucester will be looking for a repeat of the 43-8 win over their West Country rivals earlier this season, and include a number of their young talented players in the line-up.
England U19s half-back Ryan Lamb starts at fly-half after impressing during his country's recent World Championship in South Africa. He partners Nick Runciman, and two St Peter's School students, Jack Adams and Chris McNeil are at centre.
James Bailey starts on the left wing, with another St Peter's School pupil Vince Lanciano at full-back, and Crypt School's Chris Pemberton on the other wing.
England Academy player Will Matthews captains the side from number eight, in a pack containing a number of the Club's young players, as well as some trialists.
The Recreation Ground's clubhouse and clubhouse bar will be open for the game. Entry is free. The development fixtures are separate to the Zurich 'A' League.
15. Vince Lanciano (St Peter's School)
14. Chris Pemberton (Crypt School)
13. Chris McNeil (St Peter's School)
12. Jack Adams (St Peter's School and England U18)
11. James Bailey
10. Ryan Lamb (England U19)
9. Nick Runciman
1. Callum Black (Hartpury College and Ireland U19)
2. Rob Elloway
3. Kevin Moran
4. Dan Tuohy (Weston Super Mare)
5. George Evans (St Peter's School, England U18)
6. Dean Miller (St Peter's School)
7. Tom Rawlings
8. Will Matthews (captain)
Gloucester have been in good form in recent weeks, but Backs Coach Tim Taylor knows that the Cherry and Whites will have to be at their best on Thursday evening (kick off 7:45pm) against a Stade Rochelais side flying high this season.
Speaking to GRTV after the bonus point win over Bristol, back row Lewis Ludlow revealed that despite a tricky first half, Gloucester backed their skills to come through, a faith that was evident in a strong second half showing.
Willi Heinz scored Gloucester's second try as the Cherry and Whites overturned a disappointing first 40 minutes and 0-6 half time deficit, to earn a 26-18 Aviva Premiership victory over Bristol Rugby on Saturday.
It's the first Gloucester-Bristol derby at Kingsholm in over eight years this Saturday (kick off 4:30pm) and, previewing the game with the local media this week, Defence Coach Jonny Bell stressed that, with both teams in the bottom half of the table, they both need the points.
Speaking to the local media this week, Gloucester front rower John Afoa knows the challenge ahead this week against Bristol, and calls on the Cherry and Whites to make the most of home advantage as a determined squad look to bounce back from a narrow loss to Saracens.
Tom Savage speaks to GRTV and the local media as Gloucester went down by 24-20 at Saracens on Sunday afternoon. The second row was disappointed with the result, despite a strong showing from the hosts.
After taking 11 points from their last three games in the Aviva Premiership, including bonus point wins against Wasps and Bristol, Gloucester will be looking to continue their good form when they welcome La Rochelle to Kingsholm.
Having named an unchanged starting XV for the past three Aviva Premiership games, Gloucester Rugby ring the changes and retain only five players for Thursday's visit of Stade Rochelais in the European Rugby Challenge Cup (kick off 7:45pm).