Nigel Farage: says Ukip  has  ‘large voice in Wales to campaign for Brexit’.  Photograph: Facundo Arrizabalaga/EPA

John Major’s government that tore itself to pieces over Europe. I was a member of Margaret Thatcher(...)

A bear and a bull statue stand outside the Frankfurt Stock Exchange. Photograph: Martin Leissl/Bloomberg

European stock markets rose on Thursday, buoyed by some solid corporate earnings at the likes of BT, and a rise in the shares of major oil companies. (...)

Miami Marlins second baseman Dee Gordon: admitted to making a mistake and accepts the penalty but added  he did not knowingly take a banned substance.

Friday. The speedy second baseman, who led the majors in stolen bases last season, tested positive for(...)

A view of the 18th fairway at Royal Troon during a media day ahead of the British Open’s staging at the venue in July. Photo: Danny Lawson/PA Wire

Royal Troon will definitely not be a mixed gender club before hosting this year’s Open Championship, although the club is on course to vote on the con(...)

The Claret Jug in front of Royal Troon’s Postage Stamp. Photograph: Getty

Spectators at this year’s Open Championship will get a unique view of one of the most famous holes in golf, tournament officials have announced. A wi(...)

Britain’s top share index closed at a fresh year high after a rally in the price of oil spurred gains in commodity-related stocks

(...) highest close so far for 2016. Shares in oil majors Royal Dutch Shell and BP rose 0.7 per cent and 0(...)

 Branden Grace:  “Getting this first victory, I can settle down a bit and forget about just keeping the card.” Photo:  Andrew Redington/Getty Images

(...) couple of Majors trying to win, knowing that I have won out here before.” Grace – in the field for this(...)

Cormac Sharvin has decided to take the Challenge Tour route as he sets out on his professional career. Photo: Inpho

(...) 18 Majors on his CV - made $33 on his professional debut. Bryson DeChambeau’s fourth-place finish in(...)

Luke Donald watches a shot on the 16th hole during the third round of the RBC Heritage at Harbour Town Golf Links on Hilton Head Island, South Carolina. Photograph: Streeter Lecka/Getty Images

(...) the couch watching people win Majors, especially your fellow countryman, guys I played with. Danny(...)

Jason Day shares the lead after two days of the RBC Heritage. Photograph: Getty

World number one Jason Day returned to the top of the leaderboard following his Masters disappointment as he took a share of the lead at the RBC Herit(...)