BATH have confirmed the signing of utility back James Wilson on a three-month contract.

Wilson, who previously made 95 appearances for Northampton Saints when the club won their first Aviva Premiership title in 2014, has been training with Bath for a few weeks

Comfortable playing across the back line, he has also played for Highlanders and Chiefs in Super Rugby.

Bath's director of rugby Todd Blackadder said: “James has impressed us in the few weeks that he’s been training at Bath, so we’re really pleased that he’s staying.

"He gives us an extra option in a number of positions across the back line, and his experience and game management will be a big asset.”

Bath have also confirmed that Scott Andrews will remain on loan from Cardiff Blues for a further two months.