Bargoed continue their upward run in 3 East after a splendid 31-12 victory at Pontypool Utd while Pill scored a surprise win at Rhymney and scored four tries and Llanishen's former Newbridge wing Paul Collett snapped up a brace of tries as they beat New Tredegar.
Mountain Ash defeated Gilfach Goch in the big 3 South-East clash with three Mike Nicholas tries and Ruthin scored a 34-19 win at Ynysybwl with Gareth Hughes, James Plant and Simon Sullivan tries, plus 19 points from veteran John Tudor.
Also in the South-East, Penarth had a 25-5 win at Llandaff and new pair Porth and Penallta both won again, while in the South-West, Chris O'Callaghan took his new club Aberavon Green Stars to Pyle and won 32-0, while Craig Jenkins of Tonna gunned down Glais and both Glyncorrwg and Neath Athletic had big wins.
Nantyglo handed Abertillery BG their first defeat in 5 East as centre Lee Davies notched a try hat-trick in a 38-0 home win, but St Alban's stayed level as they blasted out Usk by 48-7.
In the North, Caernarfon overturned Llangefni 16-15 and Llandudno just got home at Denbigh in Division 4 and in 5 Bala lead after they won at Bangor and Machynlleth lost 22-17 at Bro Ffestiniog.
Western highlights included Amman Utd's 23-14 win over Llandybie in 4; Gorseinon' thrilling 23-22 success at Tenby in 3 and a third successive win by New Dock Stars, Penygroes and Aberaeron in 5.
Wales Sevens are looking to re-group after a disappointing tournament last time out in South Africa. The next double leg in New Zealand and Las Vegas offers Gareth Williams a chance to redeem themselves.
Wales Women's head coach Rhys Edwards was at Llandovery to see the conclusion of an entertaining Women's Regional championship where any one of three teams were in contention for title glory on the last day of action.
Christmas has come early at Glynneath rugby club, one of a number around Wales who have received an array of merchandise and equipment this December courtesy of the Welsh Rugby Union's £750,000 participation points scheme.
The WRU have been delivering on the scheme - which gives individual clubs access to up to £5,000 worth of supplies and equipment each for the 2014/2015 season - over the last two weeks and today (Friday) were received by a special guest in Glynneath, club president and pitch marker Max Boyce.
As the countdown continues for RWC2015, Tournament Chief Executive Debbie Jevans visited the Millennium Stadium to discuss preparations for the eight matches and reveal the positive news that 100,000 tickets for games at the home of Welsh rugby have sold in the last seven days.
Jason Harries is targeting a first win on the World Series circuit this season with Wales. The series returns to action this weekend in Dubai where Harries is part of a team hoping to build from its efforts in round one in October.
Wales skipper Jevon Groves says his side have addressed a few points from Gold Coast and aim to 'hit the ground running' in the next two rounds of the World Series, kicking off with this weekend in Dubai before heading off to South Africa next week.
Wales Sevens manager Steff Thomas is hopeful his side can build from a quarter-final spot in the opening round of the World Series in Australia when his side take part in the forthcoming double header in Dubai and South Africa.