WRU group chief executive Roger Lewis explains the new Rugby Services Agreement with the Regions in this week's Principality Welsh Rugby Union Podcast. We also hear from Wales forwards coach Robin McBryde as the Vale Resort is confirmed as one of the World Cup bases, welcomed by Vale sales and marketing director Paul Beddoe. We also cover the Fosters National Sevens with reaction from Llanelli's plate winning captain Duane Eager, while Llandovery lifted the main prize and we speak to coach Lyndon Lewis and captain Matthew Jacobs.
The Organising Committee for Rugby World Cup 2015, England Rugby 2015, has announced the list of 41 Team Bases which will host the 20 participating teams during the Tournament, taking place in England and Wales between September 18 and October 31 2015.
The Welsh Rugby Union has announced a major new sponsorship deal with Gullivers Sports Travel which will make the UK's leading, and longest established, multi-sport tour operator, an Official Supplier for the rest of the decade.
Wales captain Sam Warburton and WRU Head of Rugby Josh Lewsey joined volunteers from rugby clubs around Wales to launch the fifth leg of the Try Outs, the volunteer selection events which will find the 6000 members of 'The Pack' for Rugby World Cup 2015 (RWC 2015), at the Millennium Stadium this week.