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January 16, 2019 5:37 AM Australian Open: Kevin Anderson knocked out by Frances Tiafoe

Fifth seed Kevin Anderson is out of the Australian Open after being beaten in four sets by American Frances Tiafoe. Anderson, who reached the final at Wimbledon in 2018, took the first set 6-4 but his 20-year-old opponent fought back to take the next three 6-4 6-4 7-5 and seal a place in the third round. World number 39 Tiafoe had never previously progressed 518

December 22, 2018 3:45 PM Seal pup found in Terrington St Clement back garden

A three-week-old seal pup was found in a back garden four miles (6.4km) away from the sea. It said it believed the pup travelled up a drainage system in the hope of finding water or food. Animal collection officer Naemi Kilbey said she was grateful the "incredibly feisty little fella" was found, otherwise he may have died from starvation. The seal pup was taken 64

December 7, 2018 3:35 PM Drake and Kendrick Lamar lead Grammy Award nominations

Kendrick Lamar and Drake lead this year's Grammy nominations, with eight and seven respectively. The nominations for Lamar, who swept last year's ceremony, are for his work on the Black Panther soundtrack. Canadian rapper Drake is up for song of the year for God's Plan and album of the year for Scorpion. Dua Lipa, Jorja Smith and Ella Mai are among the Brits 52

November 28, 2018 6:31 PM Norwegian Magnus Carlsen retains World Chess Championship title

World number one Norwegian Magnus Carlsen has retained his World Chess Championship title, beating US opponent Fabiano Caruana in a tie-breaker event. He beat Caruana in three time-limited games, ending the American's hopes of becoming the first US champion since Bobby Fischer in 1972. Both had only 25 minutes on their timers, with 10 seconds added per move. This showdown 53

November 21, 2018 7:50 AM BREXIT LIVE: Theresa May warned bring something NEW back in final talks with EU

THERESA May will travel to Brussels today to meet European Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker to clinch her Brexit deal – and she’s been warned not to come home empty handed. Mrs May will enter crunch talks with Mr Juncker this afternoon ahead of a specially arranged summit of EU member states on Sunday which will seal the fate of the Prime Minister’s 55

November 15, 2018 5:51 PM Prince Charles’s birthday pictures reveal Camilla has royal seal of approval

CAMILLA takes centre stage in new pictures released to mark Prince Charles’s 70th birthday, as the photos reveal the Duchess of Cornwall’s acceptance into the royal fold. The photos show three generations of royals as Charles poses with his children and grandchildren. Camilla proudly sits next to her husband of 13 years, with an arm around Charles's 55

November 8, 2018 12:00 AM BREXIT BOMBSHELL: May calls Merkel to HELP seal Brexit deal by CHRISTMAS

THERESA May has sought Angela Merkel's help to seal a Brexit divorce deal as efforts intensify to get it agreed by Christmas, it has emerged. "If the House of Commons is going to have a meaningful vote on a deal, on which this legal advice is very, very important, then I think people are entitled to know what that advice is," said the party's chief whip Sir Jeffrey 58

November 4, 2018 11:29 AM Theresa May makes SECRET DEAL with EU to keep UK in customs union after Brexit

THERESA May has made a secret deal with the EU to keep the whole of the UK in the customs union to avoid a hard border in Ireland it has been claimed, as the Prime Minister battles to seal a Brexit deal with the bloc. Mrs May has secured private concessions from Brussels which would keep Britain in the customs union after Brexit, the Sunday Times reported 54

November 2, 2018 3:27 PM How Kate Middleton played HUGE role in Prince Harry proposing to Meghan Markle

KATE Middleton has a "very strong influence" on Prince Harry and she will have played an enormous role in his decision to propose to Meghan Markle, an expert has claimed. The other special lady in Harry’s life is his sister-in-law, Kate Middleton. According to Vanity Fair’s Royal Correspondent, Katie Nicholl: "Harry and Kate are very close, she's been like a mentor 46

November 1, 2018 12:10 PM BREXIT FURY: Portugal prepares to SIDELINE Barnier and negotiate OWN deal with Britain

PORTUGAL has begged the European Union to seal a Brexit deal with the United Kingdom as Lisbon fears the country’s economy would be devastated by a no-deal divorce. Portuguese foreign minister Augusto Santos Silva accused the EU of leaving his country in limbo because negotiators have failed to secure a timely Brexit deal. He suggests the lengthy negotiations 76