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February 13, 2018 8:01 AM Commonwealth in secret succession plans

The Commonwealth has secretly begun considering who might succeed the Queen as its head, the BBC has learned. The issue is hugely sensitive because the role is not hereditary and will not pass automatically to the Prince of Wales on the Queen’s death. The Commonwealth has set up a “high level group” to look at the way the international organisation is governed 23

February 1, 2018 8:25 AM Andre Ayew rejoins Swansea on 3-year deal

Swansea City have re-Signed Andre Ayew from West Ham United in a club-record deal. Ayew has put pen to paper on a three-and-a-half-year contract at the Liberty Stadium after the Swans agreed an undisclosed fee with the Hammers. The 28-year-old forward returns to Wales having left the Swans to join West Ham for £20.5 million almost 18 months ago. His arrival 34

December 15, 2017 1:39 PM Prince Harry and Meghan Markle to marry on 19 May 2018

Prince Harry and Meghan Markle’s wedding will be held on Saturday 19 May 2018, Kensington Palace has announced. The couple confirmed their engagement last month and said the ceremony would take place at St George’s Chapel, Windsor Castle. The Royal Family will pay for the wedding, including the service, music, flowers and reception. Kensington Palace 37

November 2, 2017 4:41 PM Tottenham keeper Lloris a doubt for derby clash with Arsenal as he faces 15 days out

Hugo Lloris is a doubt for Tottenham's upcoming north London derby clash with Arsenal after France coach Didier Deschamps claimed he will be out for at least 15 days with an adductor tear. He was able to continue until the end of the match, but Deschamps left him out of his France squad on Thursday after undergoing tests, with the coach claiming Lloris 84

October 19, 2017 2:59 PM Spain gears up to revoke Catalan autonomy in secession spat

Spain's government on Thursday set in motion plans to take away Catalonia's local powers after its defiant regional president refused to give up his demands for Catalan independence. The constitutional law that Spain plans to invoke has never been used in the four decades since democracy was restored after Gen. Francisco Franco's dictatorship 35

October 10, 2017 2:37 PM Three men speak about their fight with mental illness on World Mental Health Day

An exclusive survey for WalesOnline has shown that two thirds of people describe mental health services as 'poor' or 'very poor' One in four people in the UK will experience a mental health problem in their lives - it could be an acquaintance, the person sitting next to you or it could be you. As part of World Mental Health Day, we're publishing a series 48

September 17, 2017 10:16 AM Women's World Cup 2019 qualifier: Kazakhstan v Wales

Wales begin their qualifying campaign for the 2019 World Cup with a qualifier in Kazakhstan on Sunday, 17 September. Jayne Ludlow's side make the 7000 mile round trip without record scorer Helen Ward, who misses the game on maternity leave after giving birth this month. Wales beat the Kazakhs 4-0 in their last European qualifying group home and away, with Ward scoring 30

September 15, 2017 6:23 AM Shortage of psychiatrists hit parts of UK

There are not enough NHS psychiatrists in some parts of the UK and more should be recruited to improve care, says the Royal College of Psychiatrists. In Scotland, there are 10 consultant psychiatrists per 100,000 people – but only eight for the same number in England and Northern Ireland, and just six in Wales. English health ministers said thousands 5

September 7, 2017 5:33 PM EPL: Jordan is fit to face Newcastle on Sunday- Swans Boss

Swansea City manager Paul Clement has confirmed that Jordan Ayew is available for the Premier League clash with Newcastle on Sunday. Ayew missed Ghana’s second leg World Cup qualifier in Congo on Tuesday due to illness and was pictured receiving treatment in hospital. But the frontman was back in Wales on Wednesday and is set to be involved against Newcastle 33

September 3, 2017 1:45 PM Reds Starlet's First Goal for Wales Pales in Comparison to Receiving a Tweet from David Hasselhoff

This unequivocal truth was only further emphasised (not that it needed to be of course) after the Baywatch and Knight Rider star took to Twitter in order to congratulate Liverpool and Wales starlet Ben Woodburn on scoring his first goal for his country against Austria on Saturday. But however satisfying it must have been for Woodburn to nab the winner 39