The Welsh Rugby Union has signed a new four year deal with specialist equipment supplier Rhino Rugby, which is set to benefit both the grass roots game in Wales and the national squad in equal measure.
Wales head coach Warren Gatland paid tribute to rugby administrator, Stuart Gallacher who passed away at the weekend before he talked about the squad which he has selected for the autumn internationals.
Wales hooker Ken Owens, actor Julian Lewis Jones (Invictus), and WRU mascot Scorch were among the VIPS at Fitzalan High School in Cardiff to launch a new, film-based literacy initiative being made available to schools throughout Wales.
Wales get their HSBC Sevens World Series campaign underway this weekend where they face South Africa, Kenya and American Samoa on the Gold Coast on day one. Head coach Gareth Williams is hopeful of a good start to the season.
Wales assistant coach Rob Howley was welcomed with open arms by the staff and players at Crymych recently when he hosted a training session in memory of former club captain and coach, Glyndwr Richards.
The Webb Ellis Cup stopped off in Cardiff for the day as part of a two week tour of the UK as part of the RWC2015 'Too Big To Miss' ticketing campaign which coincides with the current window for tickets being on public sale.