Nigel Farage appears set to be the big winner as the Tories and Labour discover the extent of the mauling they have suffered in the European Parliament elections.
Former SDLP leader Mark Durkan has conceded he is unlikely to win an MEP seat in Dublin.
The Green Party’s Ciaran Cuffe is expected to top the poll in the Dublin constituency at Ireland’s European election count.
Tory leadership contender Michael Gove insists he has “evolved” as a politician since previously stating he was “incapable” of being prime minister and is now ready for the top job.
Rita Ora looked every inch the pop star as she took to the stage at BBC Radio 1’s Big Weekend in a striking pink bodysuit.
A European Parliament election that could reshape the political order across the continent is drawing to a close, with the anti-immigrant far right projected to win in France.
Ole Gunnar Solskjaer wound back the years as the Manchester United manager came off the bench to score for Sir Alex Ferguson’s side against Bayern Munich in the Treble Reunion match.
Irish premier Leo Varadkar said he has not ruled out the possibility of an early general election.
Ruthless St Helens again showed why they have been a class apart in this season’s Super League as they dismantled Castleford 36-16 to close out the Dacia Magic Weekend and restore their six-point advantage at the top.
St Mirren boss Oran Kearney felt it was “written in the stars” that goalkeeper Vaclav Hladky would be the club’s penalty shoot-out hero in their Ladbrokes Premiership play-off win over Dundee United.