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Very funny, boys

Robert Lloyd, editor of the Llanelli Star, says they do it every year – so he shouldn’t be surprised. Those cheeky lads from Llanelli RFC managed to get their team picture in the Welsh weekly showing just how friendly they

Freelance Sid dies

Freelance photographer Sid Hopkins has died after a lengthy battle against cancer. Sid, (94), lived in Llanelli where he was well known in photographic circles and captured most major public, civic and sporting events. His photographs frequently appeared in many

New Star editor named

Andy Pearson has been named as the new editor of the Llanelli Star. Currently features editor at the South Wales Evening Post, Andy (pictured) will take over from Robert Lloyd who leaves the paper at the end of October to

Star editor on the move

The editor of the Llanelli Star is moving to the paper’s sister daily publication. Robert Lloyd is to take up the position of deputy editor at the South Wales Evening Post at the end of October. The move will see

City Ground date prompts Star stand-alone special

The Llanelli Star has produced a 28-page stand-alone special as part of the countdown to the Heineken European Cup rugby semi-final between Llanelli and Leicester. Llanelli, nicknamed The Scarlets, play Leicester at Nottingham’s City Ground on Sunday, April 28. An

Lloyd exposed as chief stirrer

Editor Robert Lloyd was the self-confessed “chief stirrer” after losing a public bet mentioned in his outspoken Lloyd At Large column in the Llanelli Star. He ended up serving lunch at a local school after the bet with council marketing