Youngsters Freddie Burns and Jonny May are given a chance to shine as they are named to start against Bath on Saturday afternoon.
The match, a joint Testimonial game for Gloucester's Andy Hazell and Bath's Lee Mears, is Gloucester's first preseason friendly of the summer.
As well as Burns and May, there is a first Gloucester outing for summer signings Tom Voyce, Paul Doran-Jones and Dave Attwood with fellow newcomers Darren Dawidiuk and Pierre Capdevielle on the bench.
Tom Voyce; Charlie Sharples, Jonny May, Carlos Spencer, Lesley Vainikolo; Freddie Burns, Dave Lewis; Alasdair Dickinson, Scott Lawson, Paul Doran-Jones, Dave Attwood, Alex Brown, Peter Buxton, Andrew Hazell, Gareth Delve (capt).
Darren Dawidiuk, Pierre Capdevielle, Adam Eustace, Dan Williams, Rory Lawson, Mike Tindall, James Simpson-Daniel, Nick Wood, Marco Bortolami.
Speaking to GRTV in front of the iconic Clifton Suspension Bridge, Henry Trinder explained how important the West Country Challenge Cup is going to be for the Cherry and Whites in their preseason preparations.
Speaking to GRTV at preseason training this Tuesday, new signing Willi Heinz gave an update on his recovery from a leg injury and expressed his enjoyment since his arrival in new surroundings with Gloucester Rugby.
Speaking to GRTV after the 22-23 defeat against Bordeaux-Begles which denied Gloucester a place in next season's European Rugby Champions Cup, Nick Wood rued the momentary lapse in concentration which allowed the French side to snatch victory from the jaws of defeat.
As Gloucester prepare for their 39th game of the season, against Bordeaux-Begles at Sixways on Sunday, David Humphreys told the local media that this week has been all about getting the players mentally and physically ready after a tough game against Connacht last Sunday.
England Rugby 2015, has today launched its travel demand campaign to help fans, residents and local businesses beat the Rugby crowds during Rugby World Cup 2015, which takes place from September 18 to October 31.
Gloucester Rugby and Scotland scrum half Greig Laidlaw is gearing up for Rugby World Cup with his international teammates, and speaking to the assembled media this week, Laidlaw is excited to be in familiar surroundings at the showcase tournament.