The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge began their visit to south Wales with a tour of one of the busiest lifeboat stations in Wales.
They went on to tour Tata Steel, the largest employer in the area, and also met parents at an ice cream parlour.
The former PM said Brexit could have been prevented if Labour had been a 'serious opposition' under Jeremy Corbyn.
The dandyish criminal Roger Stone got his just desserts today, as United States District Court Judge Amy Berman Jackson sentenced the Republican operative to 40 months in prison. Stone, who was convicted this past November of seven counts of obstruction, witness tampering, and making false statements to Congress, was one of the many conservative soldiers who fell during Special Counsel Robert Mueller’s Russia investigation.
'Humiliating to the core': how India turned a Kashmir hotel into a jail. The Centaur hotel was transformed into a gilded prison for once-powerful politicians loyal to India
Heavy downpours battering the UK are showing no sign of easing off as flood defences in already badly hit regions are pushed to their limits.Forecasters have warned the weather for flood-hit communities will get worse before it gets better in the aftermath of Storm Dennis.
Woman’s Place UK is not a ‘trans-exclusionist hate group’. Senior Labour MPs’ support for calls to expel party members who support WPUK is condemned by several academics from University College London
A new polymer £20 banknote featuring the artists JMW Turner has entered circulation.The new note marks the Bank of England's most secure note to date, with a design that is very difficult to counterfeit.
Hundreds of thousands of people are facing a “massacre” on a scale never seen before in Syria as government forces advance into the last major rebel stronghold in the country, a senior UN official has warned.Almost 900,000 people have been displaced since December because of a Russian-backed offensive by the army of Syria’s president, Bashar al-Assad, leaving many people homeless and forced to sleep in freezing temperatures.
Laura Whitmore has shared footage of an exchange with a photographer apparently trying to take pictures of her at the airport in Cape Town.The Love Island host has travelled to the South African capital ahead of Sunday’s series finale, and was met at the airport by her boyfriend Iain Stirling, who provides voice overs on the show.
Michael Bloomberg was mercilessly attacked in his first debate – and he flopped. Bloomberg was hammered all night over stop-and-frisk, Wall Street, and his opposition to raising the minimum wage. He didn’t take it well
One of the founding minds of McLaren Automotive has moved to Charge Cars, which converts classic Ford Mustangs to electric power.The post McLaren founder joins electric Ford Mustang project appeared first on Motoring Research.
The Brit awards have become a platform for black politics – and brilliance. Whether it’s Dave and Stormzy castigating the government or Kanye surrounding himself with young Londoners, black artists have expertly capitalised on the visibility of the Brits stage
Millie Bobby Brown turned 16 years old on Wednesday and threw a massive party to celebrate, inviting the likes of Little Mix and booking out a glamorous event space for the do.The Stranger Things star posted a series of photos and videos from the night, which saw her become the “5th member” of Little Mix as she danced alongside the likes of Meghan Trainor and Stacey Solomon.
A toddler from Rhode Island unintentionally made a grieving pizza delivery man’s night when he rushed to hug him on February 15.Footage by Lindsey Sheely, from West Warwick, shows the moment her two-year-old son Cohen ran out to embrace delivery man Ryan Catterson.The hug meant more to Catterson than Sheely could ever have imagined: he’d lost his teenage daughter.“We found out that Ryan unexpectedly lost his daughter recently, and that hug from Cohen was a little blessing from God. I believe in divine appointments and know that Ryan was the one to deliver our pizza for a reason,” Sheely wrote on Facebook.A GoFundMe page has since been set up to help with funeral expenses for Catterson’s daughter. Credit: Lindsey Sheely via Storyful
Scottish Tories urge rethink over points-based immigrationPlans to lobby Downing Street over Priti Patel’s proposalsbranded a ‘work in progress’
A gunman suspected of shooting at least nine people dead at two shisha bars in a German city revealed he had far-right political views in a confession letter he left behind.The rampage late on Wednesday in Hanau, a town close to Frankfurt in the western state of Hesse, ended with the suspect killing himself.
Billie Eilish has tipped Michael B Jordan to be the next James Bond.The 18-year-old singer-songwriter, who recorded the theme for the latest instalment in the British spy series, named the Black Panther star during an appearance on Capital Breakfast.
Priti Patel is at the centre of a bullying row amid allegations she tried to oust her most senior official and created an “atmosphere of fear” at the Home Office.Staff have reportedly accused the home secretary of belittling officials, taking an angry and aggressive tone in meetings and making unreasonable demands of civil servants.
Samira Ahmed has been shortlisted for an audio broadcaster of the year award weeks after she won her sex discrimination equal pay claim against the BBC.The Front Row presenter has been nominated for the prize at the Broadcasting Press Guild's (BPG) annual ceremony.
Great Barrier Reef on brink of third major coral bleaching in five years, scientists warn. If ocean temperatures don’t drop in the next two weeks, heat stress could tip reef over into another widespread event