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Saturday, October 21, 2017

I’m back!

Hope everyone is looking forward to Halloween, because I’m not. I’m looking forward to Halloween about as much as I look forward to dentist...

Pivac urges Scarlets to be contenders for European Glory

In his review of last weekend’s derby match, Head Coach, Wayne Pivac revealed that he was happy to get the result against arch enemies...

Superb Second Half Sees Scarlets Secure Victory in Tough Local Derby

There hasn’t been a time where the Scarlets have been such favourites to win the local derby against the Ospreys. The Liberty Stadium outfit’s...

Mass Effect Videogame Review

MASS EFFECT In the year 2007, developers at Bioware created a title that spanned the vast reaches of space and touched the hearts of many....

Scarlets Secure Five Points in Tough Connacht Challenge

It wasn’t typical attacking Scarlets rugby last Saturday, but with a full five points in the bag against Edinburgh, the Scarlets faced their second...

Scarlets ready for Connacht Challenge

Whilst it wasn’t the best performance from the Scarlets, the importance of the bonus point win last weekend against Edinburgh was evident from Head...

Scarlets Secure Bonus Point in Samson’s 100th Game

Following two weeks on the road, recording one bonus point win in Italy along with a losing point in Ireland, the Scarlets were back...

Scarlets Secure Losing Bonus Point In Ulster

Despite a strong start and a perfect 10 points secured in the Pro14, the Scarlets faced their biggest challenge of the season as they...

Scarlets Boosted by Lions Return for Ulster Challenge

A year ago to the day, the Scarlets travelled to Belfast on the hunt for the first points in the campaign after suffering losses...

Scarlets Secure Perfect 10 Against Zebre

The Champions couldn’t have asked for a better start to the season last week as they secured a bonus point win against Southern Kings...

Okay, I’ll admit it…

I was one of those people who thought Conor McGregor would knock out Floyd Mayweather. I’ll just wait a second to give the chance...

Scarlets Start Title Defence With an Eight Try Romp Against Southern...

May seems an awfully long time away now, but after what seems like a lengthy summer, the dawn of the new rugby season is...

Bulbring Welcomes Former Team Mates to Parc y Scarlets

When David Bulbring signed for the Scarlets, he never expected to be opening the 2017-2018 campaign by playing his former team the Southern Kings...

Halfpenny Reveals His Tough Summer

Following much speculation during the off-season, the Scarlets’ big-name signing has finally spoken about his ‘tough’ summer and joining the Scarlets. Leigh Halfpenny admitted that...

Scarlets Champions Cup Dates Revealed

They've been a long time coming, but European Rugby have finally revealed the dates for next season's Champions Cup. Exact dates for the first...

Unbeaten Scarlets prepare for final pre-season test

Celebrating an unbeaten pre-season thus far, the Scarlets travel to Gloucester on Friday for their final preparations before the first League match against Southern...

Samson hungry for success ahead of Bristol clash

On the back of an emphatic try romp against a Premiership Select XV played at Llandovery on Saturday, the Scarlets continue their pre-season friendlies...

EXCITEMENT MOUNTS AS NEW SEASON EDGES CLOSER

It has been just over two months since that historic day at the Aviva Stadium in Dublin when the Scarlets were more than worthy...

It’s about time, Trump needs to be United’s Number 9

Unless you’ve been living under a nice, quiet rock somewhere lately you may have noticed that Conor McGregor and Floyd Mayweather have agreed to...

Swansea Half Marathon

This year I had a goal to reach. Last year the Swansea half marathon was my first half marathon, so it was all about...

Swansea Half Marathon

This year I had a goal to reach. Last year the Swansea half marathon was my first half marathon, so it was all about...

Transformers: The Last Knight Review

Written by Adam Roberts. June 26, 2017. What can I say? This film completely surpassed my expectations in every single way. I know a lot...

Health and well-being in the Garden

With everything from reiki to reflexology, and crystals to tarot, the Natural Living Expo is a one-stop shop for a healthy and holistic life....

Guardians of The Galaxy 2 Trailer

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=duGqrYw4usE

Wonder Woman Trailer

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=VSB4wGIdDwo&t=83s

SUPER SCARLETS…PRO12CHAMPIONS 2017/18

Following last Friday’s historic victory against Leinster that saw the West Walians make history by securing the first away win in a League Semi...

PROTOTYPE (PS4) Review

Prototype is an open world sandbox game developed by Radical Entertainment, originally released in 2009, and was later remastered for the Xbox One and...

Cadair Idris blog

Didn't get much sleep, will it rain or not? Can I do it? That's what was going through my head all morning and night....

FINAL FANTASY 15 Review- The adventure begins, a few months late.

I've played a lot of games in my life, but there's also a lot of games I haven't. During a moment of recent wisdom...

Sublime Scarlets Secure Final Despite Red Card

With the curtain closed on the regular season and the Scarlets deservedly finishing in third in the Pro12, the Scarlet Army travel to Dublin...

Mental Heath Week – Lets break the taboo together

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=nZBKFoeDKJo&feature=youtu.be Wouldn't it just be perfect if we could go back in time and relive the best days. I had a best friend who...

Blue Scarlet on burlesque

The other week I caught up on one of my favourite art forms…burlesque. It is a somewhat controversial topic to the ignorant mind. I...

SCARLETS STROLL TO SEMIS AFTER STUFFING THE OSPREYS

Rugby matches don’t come any bigger than this…. Scarlets versus the Ospreys, the battle of our nearest and dearest enemy, the Pro12’s version of...

Super Scarlets Secure Semi Spot

And so, we reach the penultimate round of this season’s Pro12 campaign as the Scarlets travel to Galway to face reigning Champions, Connacht. Despite strong...

Blue Scarlet…on acting

This week I’ve been acting in a comedy thriller called The Ghost train. As I’m theatrically superstitious, there was no way I was writing...

Snowdon

Snowdon is a beautiful mountain and was an amazing experience to have. The views are amazing. Been the best day I've had surrounded by...

RUN with it!!

In two weeks I'll be running my first marathon. I've been training for a long time and starting to see significant progress as well...

The Lazy Gardener – How to grow potatoes in sacks

In a society that is, for the most part, removed from everyday farming, it’s always intriguing to ask young children where potatoes come from....

Blue Scarlet

Waw. Here we are then. My very first column. Just you and I, chatting together about the bizarre thoughts that keep me up at...

Seasonal affective disorder (SAD) do you have it?

Do you find you are a different person in the summer or the winter? Do you find yourself hibernating in the winter and feeling...

Thought for the week

I wonder who were in that crowd of joyful praise that first Palm Sunday? The whole of the city of Jerusalem had come with...

Power Rangers (2017) Review

In a world of endless reboots, sequels, remakes and adaptions, you'd be forgiven for just brushing this off as yet another attempt at reviving...

H0ome away from home

It's finally the Monday I've been waiting for. The Monday in my cosy New house in sweet little Tumble where I’m finally unpacked and...

Colbeck’s Corner 16/03/17

Colbeck’s Corner 16/03/17     Okay, I guess I have to begin somewhere…   I’ve just seen a video on BBC iPlayer about an interactive condom called the iCon....

Colbeck’s Corner – 8/03/17

Colbeck's Corner - 8/03/17   Let’s get something straight now, I love Wolverine as a character. He is hairy, he likes Whiskey, he is short-tempered and he...

Deadpool 2 (sort of) has a trailer.

  https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Z5ezsReZcxU Last year's Deadpool was a surprise hit to say the least. It wasn't your average comic book superhero movie, oh no. Though it was based...

2017 Movie Madness: The 5 films to look forward to...

2017 has already gotten off to a good start with movies, with the likes of Logan and Get Out receiving widespread critical acclaim. We still have 9...

THOUGHT FOR THE WEEK. 8TH March, 2017.

The chancellor of the exchequer will present his first budget today. The economy, so we are told, is in better shape that was originally...

Logan Review: A Tragic, nail-biting closing chapter in the hero’s story.

Logan is a heart-warming, charming tale about an ageing man taking a quiet young girl on a road trip across America. It's full of...

Capes and Claws Clash at Cardiff Film and Comic Con 2017!

Every year, Showmasters hosts the Film and Comic Con in Cardiff, a massive gathering of fans, craftsmen, traders and celebrities within the O2 arena....