Britain’s  Labour Party leader Jeremy Corbyn: accused the prime minister of having “difficulty meeting anybody”. Photograph: Ben Stansall/AFP/Getty Images

Jeremy Corbyn has decided to take part in Wednesday’s seven-way TV debate, showing his growing confidence and highlighting Theresa May’s refusal to ap(...)

 Schoolchildren lay flowers outside the Aberfan school memorial garden to mark 50 years since the Aberfan tragedy, on October 21st, 2016 in Merthyr Tydfil, Wales. Photograph: Christopher Furlong/Getty Images

Wales fell silent at 9.15am on Friday, exactly 50 years after 116 children and 28 adults were killed after thousands of tonnes of slurry and coal wast(...)

A sign is displayed opposite the M4 near Tata Steel works, on the day of the EU referendum, in Port Talbot, Wales. Photograph: Rebecca Naden/Reuters

For two weeks Wales has been celebrating its European presence. There was jubilation when our football team thrashed Russia to top group B at the Euro(...)

A sign is stuck over a picture on the side of a van used as a mobile polling station in the village of Trecwn, Pembrokeshire in Wales. Photograph: Rebecca Naden/Reuters

Wales’ First Minister Carwyn Jones has called for unity following the UK’s vote to leave the EU. Brexiteers claimed victory on the western side of th(...)

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

The UK Independence Party (Ukip) emerged as the biggest winner from elections to the Welsh Assembly, demonstrating a growing Eurosceptic mood in the p(...)

A migrant, wrapped with her child in a thermal blanket, waits for a train to Croatia, at a train station in Presevo, Serbia. Photograph: Marko Djurica/Reuters

A British Home Office contractor supplying accommodation for asylum seekers has come under fire after reportedly giving migrants brightly coloured wri(...)

Plaid Cymru leader Leanne Wood, (right), and the party’s candidate for Rhondda, Shelley Rees-Owen,  after casting their votes on Thursday. The party failed to make a breakthrough, staying on three seats. Photograph: Ben Birchall/PA Wire

The Conservative Party has had its best election result in Wales in more than 30 years - while Welsh nationalists failed to make a breakthrough. The T(...)

British Labour Party leader Ed Miliband during a visit to the Wales Millennium Centre in Cardiff yesterday. Photograph: Andrew Matthews/PA Wire

Audrey Syms is old enough to have known Ferndale when its name evoked pride and its bustling streets made it feel like the throbbing heart of a gre(...)

Plaid Cymru leader Leanne Wood speaks to the media outside her party’s office in Treorchy, Wales, which is next door to a fish-and-chip shop. The surge of the Scottish nationalists has turned the spotlight on the difficulties their Welsh counterparts face in making a similar breakthrough. Photograph: Benjamin Wright/PA Wire

The door opens slightly and a middle-aged woman appears, wedging her slight frame against the wall so as to keep a barking dog at bay. She spots the P(...)

 Ed Miliband looks on as Leader of Plaid Cymru, Leanne Wood, Leader of the Green Party, Natalie Bennett and Leader of the Scottish National Party, Nicola Sturgeon embrace after the “BBC Challengers’ Election Debate”. Photograph: Stefan Rousseau/AFp

The Challenger’s Debate hosted by the BBC took place on Thursday at Central Hall Westminster hosted by David Dimbley. The televised debate was not at(...)