Twin town holds New Dock Stars to a draw

THE French rugby team Agen Lot-et-Garonne arrived in West Wales yesterday, Friday (Mar 16) and were given a warm welcome by the New Dock Stars RFC team and supporters at their clubhouse with a buffet and live music from 'The Voice' star Ragsy.

Also there to greet Jean Dionis du Séjour the mayor of Agen was Llanelli's mayor Cllr Jeff Edmunds.

Llanelli and Agen became twin towns in 1989 and there have been regular visits between the two towns and an association with the...

Calm before the storm at Parc Y Scarlets

30th March 2007. It has been almost 11 years since the Scarlets last saw the knock-outs in European rugby.

The then defending champions Munster travelled to a sold-out Stradey Park to face an in-from Scarlets side who had won all six of their pool matches.

Running out 24-15 winners whist knocking out the Irishmen in impressive fashion, the Welsh region then headed to the Walkers Stadium to face English giants Leicester Tigers in the semi-finals.

Eventually losing the match 33-17,...