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December 19, 2016 11:14 AM Man admits double murder of Cardiff Matalan shop workers

A man has admitted murdering a couple found stabbed on a street near the Cardiff city centre Matalan shop where they worked. Zoe Morgan, 21, and Lee Simmons, 33, were found dead near the Queen Street store on 28 September at 5:50 BST. Andrew Saunders, 20, of no fixed abode, pleaded guilty to murder at Cardiff Crown Court on Monday. He will be sentenced 45

December 19, 2016 7:25 AM Andy Murray becomes first three-time winner of BBC Sports Personality of the Year

Andy Murray was voted the BBC Sports Personality of the Year for a record third time after a brilliant year for the Scot This year, Murray played more matches than anyone else and won more, too: 78 from 87. He won more titles, nine of them, from more finals, 13. And those finals included three Grand Slams and five Masters. He not only won his second 24

December 19, 2016 7:00 AM 'I wanted to be the one to capture the moment': Meet the groom who photographed his OWN wedding... after initially vowing to take no photos at all

But wedding photographer Mark Condon insists that is not the reason he chose to snap his own wedding day. Initially planning to take a day off from taking photos, he couldn't resist picking up the camera when he saw his beautiful bride Elissa getting ready to walk down the aisle. On a whim: Mr Condon (left) set a tripod to grab this picture of himself 18

December 19, 2016 6:17 AM Andy Murray wins Sports Personality of the Year for third time

The Wimbledon champion and Olympic gold medallist becomes the first person to win three times. Andy Murray has won BBC Sports Personality of the Year 2016 for a record third time. The Wimbledon and Olympic champion was presented with the award in Miami by boxer Lennox Lewis. The tennis player is the first person in history to win the award three times 18

December 19, 2016 2:02 AM Butter wouldn't melt! Olympian swimmer Rebecca Adlington goes for a sweet look in a petite white dress at Sports Personality Of The Year Awards

She's the former competitive swimmer with a thirst for Olympic success. But Rebecca Adlington went for a demure look on Sunday evening's Sports Personality Of The Year Awards. The sporting hero, 26, posed on the red carpet on her way in to the ceremony in a wintry white dress. The cute number showed off her athletic figure but was conservative enough 21

December 19, 2016 1:55 AM Andy Murray wins record third BBC Sports Personality of the Year award

Andy Murray has become the first person to win BBC Sports Personality of the Year three times after a landslide victory in the public vote. The 29-year-old tennis star beat 15 other contenders, including two-time Olympic triathlon champion Alistair Brownlee, cycling's power couple Jason and Laura Kenny, Leicester City striker Jamie Vardy and Olympic 26

December 19, 2016 1:16 AM Andy Murray is the toast of Twitter after the world No 1 wins Sports Personality of the Year prize

Andy Murray lived up to his tag as red hot favourite as he claimed his third Sports Personality of the Year award on Sunday night. The world No 1 beat Olympic triathlon champion Alistair Brownlee into second and veteran showjumper Nick Skelton into third, with stars from across the sporting spectrum taking to social media to congratulate the first man ever to win the award 22

December 18, 2016 9:41 PM Murray caps best year of career with record 3rd BBC award

BIRMINGHAM, England (AP) — Andy Murray has been voted BBC Sports Personality of the Year for a record third time after winning the Wimbledon and Olympic singles titles in 2016 and also finishing the season as the world's top-ranked player. The 29-year-old Murray capped the best season of his career by beating Novak Djokovic to win the ATP finals in London 15

December 18, 2016 9:03 PM Andy Murray Wins BBC Sports Personality Of The Year

The Scot is a three-time winner of the trophy. Andy Murray has won the BBC Sports Personality of the Year award for 2016. The odds-on favourite this year won Wimbledon, Olympic gold and became world No 1 for the first time - and has now become the first person to win the trophy three times. Triathlete Alistair Brownlee was voted second, and show-jumper 14

December 18, 2016 6:16 PM Prisoner numbers 'must be cut to prevent further violence'

Prisoner numbers must be cut to prevent further violence, the Parole Board chairman for England and Wales says. Speaking after a riot at Birmingham prison, Nick Hardwick said there was only "a small window" in which to act. The Ministry of Justice is recruiting an additional 2,500 prison officers to tackle prison violence. But Mr Hardwick told the BBC the situation 21