Port Talbot’s derelict Plaza Cinema is a boarded-up patchwork of neglect and decay. Even the colourful murals, which adorn the exterior, of the town’s most famous sons – Michael Sheen, Richard Burton and Sir Anthony Hopkins – cannot conceal the broken windows and soot-smudged facade of this once-loved building.
The government has come under attack over its role in tackling the growing humanitarian crisis in Libya after figures were released showing that the Department for International Development has earmarked just £50,000 in aid for this financial year, despite international calls for an urgent response, to avoid food and medicine stocks running out.
The decision over whether the UK remains inside the European Union could depend on whether young people shake off their apathy and vote in sufficient numbers on 23 June, a revealing opinion poll conducted for the Observer shows.
Young Britons from ethnic minority backgrounds risk being put off running for public office by the “nasty” divisive campaign run by Zac Goldsmith, the Tory candidate for mayor of London, his Labour rival told the Observer.
This year people across the UK will be voting for something – for devolved assemblies in Scotland, Wales and Northern Ireland; for police and crime commissioners across England and Wales; and in London for a mayor and assembly. For Labour, though, the most keenly watched contests will be those for the town halls of England.
The Magpies were beaten 3-2 by Norwich City on Saturday.
Arsenal’s Alex Iwobi starred against Watford in the Premier League on Saturday.
Mousa Dembele was arguably Tottenham Hotspur's best player in the draw at Liverpool.
The Egyptian midfielder was hugely impressive in the Gunners' 4-0 win.
The defender was not at his best in the 1-1 draw with Tottenham Hotspur on Saturday.
Virgin Group empire founder Richard Branson is, if nothing else, willing to take risks.
A former shareholder of Promsberbank, a lender whose license was revoked last year, was arrested in Moscow earlier this month as regulators probe trades handled by Deutsche Bank that may have been used to launder money, according to two people with knowledge of the investigation.
If you were wondering where four days of your life went last year, you now have the answer: London traffic jams.