The Principality Welsh Rugby Union Podcast looks forward to the Irish challenge across the board this weekend
We hear from Warren Gatland, Ryan Jones, Tom Shanklin and Gethin Jenkins about the task facing Wales as they aim to beat Ireland by 13 points to claim the Six Nations Championship.
Phil Davies, Ashley Beck and Justin Tipuric talk about the Under 20's game at Parc Y Scarlets on Friday evening, while Non Evans and Mel Berry look ahead to the Women's match with Ireland on the back of having guaranteed World Cup qualification by beating Italy.
The Under 18's take on Italy in Aberavon this weekend, while also this weekend the World Cup winning Wales sevens squad head off for the next leg of the IRB Series.
The Webb Ellis Cup visited Lampeter on Monday to recognise the fact that the town is celebrating a major milestone as it is believed the first ever game of rugby played in Wales, was in fact played in Lampeter 150 years ago.
Cardiff Blues U18 Girls will go into Sunday's Gemau Cymru with an extra spring in their step after Welsh internationals Elinor Snowsill and Philippa Tuttiett offered some last minute tips at a training session earlier this week.
Rob Howley and Josh Lewsey addressed more than 250 community club coaches and referees at the first WRU National Community Conference on the weekend. The volunteers benefitted from coaching masterclasses and workshops in a bid to connect all levels of the rugby pathway in Wales.
UEFA has today confirmed the Football Association of Wales (FAW) has been successful in its bid for the Millennium Stadium to host the 2017 UEFA Champions League Final on Saturday 3rd June, 2017 (kick-off: 19.45hrs GMT).
The winners of a filmmaking competition organised by the education charity Into Film and the WRU enjoyed a behind the scenes tour of the Millennium Stadium - and a chance to be photographed with the WRU's fire-breathing, rugby loving mascot, Scorch The Dragon, and Welsh international, Jake Ball.