In the North, Caernarfon ran in nine tries in their 59-0 home win over Llandudno to make it business as usual.
Caernarfon won the Division 1 North title by a clear 20 points in 2010/11, losing only one of their 18 games.
Newly promoted Bala notched a notable home win with a 20-17 defeat of Ruthin, outscoring them three tries to one, while Bro Ffestiniog marked their first competitive game as a full member of the WRU with a 23-3 home triumph over Llangefni.
Steve Lay, Tom James and Aaron Roberts grabbed the home tries, while all the points for the visitors came from Iwan Davies with a try, conversion and two penalties. The game was held up for 10 minutes in the second half when visiting hooker Iwan Evans susptained a suspected broken ankle.
Nant Conwy were another club with something to celebrate as they beat Mold 24-3 shortly after officially opening their new clubhouse. The home side were 14-0 ahead at half-time and added a third try after the break to complete a comprehensive victory.
There were no points in the first half at Pwllheli where Bethesda went ahead through a Mathew Parry penalty early in the second half. But the home side's response came through their powerful pack and a pushover try and conversion on the hour earned them the points.
In Division 2, Colwyn Bay picked up a bonus point in their 30-9 home win over Newtown, while Rhyl ran in five tries in their 36-6 triumph at Denbigh.
Wales 7s Manager Steff Thomas believes Luke Treharne has all the attriubutes to be a top class captain. WRU TV's Graeme Gillespie hears his reasons why as the squad prepare for the opening two legs of the new World Series in Dubai and South Africa.
The British & Irish Cup kicks off this weekend with the four Regional Premiership Select XVs flying the flag for Wales. Welsh
Sat 14 Nov: Blues Premiership Select v Nottingham (2.30) & Connacht Eagles v Dragons (2.30)
Sun 15 Nov: Yorkshire Carnegie v Ospreys Premiership Select (1.30) & Scarlets v Bedford Blues (3.00)
The Welsh Rugby Union is forming a new Youth Board with a brief to help keep more young people involved in the game during their late teenage years and beyond. The first task of the fifteen strong Board will be to analyse and consider the issues which lead to a number of youngsters drifting away from the sport between the ages of 16 and 21. To apply visit www.wru.wales/youthboard
The Foster's Challenge Cup will involve the 12 Principality Premiership sides and will run during European and British & Irish Cup weeks, providing vital fixtures for the participating clubs and an opportunity for upcoming players to step up to semi-professional rugby and make a claim for starting places within the Premiership squads.
Eighty schools and colleges in Wales now have a full time rugby officer as part of the WRU's school club hub scheme. All of the school club hub officers recently gathered at the National Centre of Excellence for various workshops.
With Liam Williams forced out of the World Cup through injury, lock Luke Charteris and Skills Coach Neil Jenkins say they have to put yesterday's defeat behind them as Wales now look ahead to another physical encounter against South Africa in the quarter-finals of the Rugby World Cup.
WRU Consultant Head of Physical Performance Paul Stridgeon praises the Physical Performance department for their work and dedication as he addresses the media ahead of Wales' Pool A clash against Australia
Twelve young people have been selected to follow a one year WRU Coach Core apprenticeship programme. Coach Core was set up by the Royal Foundation of the Duke and Duchess of Cambridge and Prince Harry as part of the Olympics legacy in 2012 and the Duke of Cambridge was on hand to meet the apprentices on their first day in the job. The programme has been funded by the Hunter Foundation.