Theresa May

Friday, June 21, 2019

Friday, June 21, 2019

‘No renegotiation’ of Brexit deal despite new Prime Minister

‘No renegotiation’ of Brexit deal despite new Prime Minister

There will be “no renegotiation” of the Brexit deal despite the change in leader, according to European Council president Donald Tusk.

Thursday, June 20, 2019

Thursday, June 20, 2019

Theresa May to join talks allocating top EU jobs on final trip as PM

Theresa May to join talks assigning top EU jobs on final trip as PM

Theresa May to join talks assigning top EU jobs on final trip as PM

Theresa May will join talks aimed at naming the next leaders for the top positions in the European Union on Thursday.

Wednesday, June 19, 2019

Wednesday, June 19, 2019

PMQs uproar after SNP MP declares Boris Johnson ‘racist’

PMQs uproar after SNP MP declares Boris Johnson ‘racist’

The SNP MP has been warned by speaker John Bercow for calling Boris Johnson “racist" during Prime Minister’s Questions.

Thursday, June 13, 2019

Thursday, June 13, 2019

Jo Brand acid comments being assessed by police

Jo Brand acid comments being assessed by police

Jo Brand acid comments being assessed by police

A comment made by Jo Brand about throwing battery acid at politicians is being assessed by the Metropolitan Police.

Wednesday, June 12, 2019

Wednesday, June 12, 2019

Theresa May to become backbench MP

Theresa May to become backbench MP

The Prime Minister has announced that she will stay on as an MP after she hands control of the country to her successor.

Friday, June 7, 2019

Friday, June 7, 2019

Tory chair Brandon Lewis ‘very sorry’ to see Theresa May go

Tory chairman Brandon Lewis ‘very sorry’ to see Theresa May go

Tory chairman Brandon Lewis ‘very sorry’ to see Theresa May go

Conservative chairman Brandon Lewis has said he will be “very sorry” to see Theresa May resign as party leader.

Brexit: Theresa May to officially step down as Tory leader

Brexit: Theresa May to officially step down as Tory leader

Today Theresa May will officially resign, but will remain Prime Minister until her successor is chosen.

Thursday, June 6, 2019

Thursday, June 6, 2019

Conservative backbenchers reveal rules for leadership vote

Conservative backbenchers reveal rules for leadership vote

Conservative candidates hoping to replace Prime Minister Theresa May will face at least a dozen hustings before a winner is crowned.

Tuesday, June 4, 2019

Tuesday, June 4, 2019

Emily Thornberry: Donald Trump ‘does not deserve a state visit’

Emily Thornberry: Donald Trump ‘does not deserve a state visit’

Emily Thornberry: Donald Trump ‘does not deserve a state visit’

Labour’s Emily Thornberry has said that the US president “does not deserve a state visit”.

Donald Trump dismisses anti-Trump protests as 'fake news'

Donald Trump dismisses anti-Trump protests as 'fake news'

The US president said he "did not see" people protesting his visit on the streets of London today.

Theresa May’s gift to Melania Trump branded ‘sexist’

Theresa May’s gift to Melania Trump ‘sexist’

Theresa May’s gift to Melania Trump ‘sexist’

Theresa May's gift to Melania Trump has been described as “lazy sexism” by a member of the Women’s Equality Party.

Sadiq Khan Donald Trump

Sadiq Khan: Trump is a ‘poster boy for the far-right'

Sadiq Khan: Trump is a ‘poster boy for the far-right'

Sadiq Khan has said "far-right" leaders looked up to Donald Trump, a day after he was dubbed a “loser” by the US president.

Kit Malthouse second MP to pull out of leadership race

Kit Malthouse second MP to pull out of leadership race

Kit Malthouse second MP to pull out of leadership race

Kit Malthouse has announced he has withdrawn from the Conservative leadership race

Boris Johnson

Boris’s ex-campaign manager ‘hasn’t decided’ who to support

Boris’s ex-campaign manager ‘hasn’t decided’ who to support

The man who led Boris Johnson’s unsuccessful leadership campaign in 2016 is undecided on whether to support him again.

Wednesday, May 29, 2019

Wednesday, May 29, 2019

James Cleverly: 'I would be a better leader' than Boris Johnson

James Cleverly: 'I would be a better leader' than Boris Johnson

The junior Brexit minister James Cleverly has become the eleventh contender to join the Conservative Party leadership race.

PM urges leadership hopefuls to seek Brexit consensus

Brexit briefing: PM urges leadership hopefuls to seek 'consensus'

Brexit briefing: PM urges leadership hopefuls to seek 'consensus'

Theresa May has urged her successor to seek a consensus over Brexit as Brussels stressed there could be "no renegotiation" of the Withdrawal Agreement.

Tuesday, May 28, 2019

Tuesday, May 28, 2019

Majority of Britons back Trump’s state visit, survey suggests

Majority of Britons back Trump’s state visit, survey suggests

Majority of Britons back Trump’s state visit, survey suggests

Donald Trump's state visit to the UK is backed by a majority of Britons, a survey has found.

Friday, May 24, 2019

Friday, May 24, 2019

Alastair Campbell: Boris Johnson as PM would be ‘catastrophe’

Alastair Campbell: Boris Johnson as PM would be ‘catastrophe’

Alastair Campbell: Boris Johnson as PM would be ‘catastrophe’

It would be a “catastrophe” if Boris Johnson became Prime Minister, Alastair Campbell has said.

Ed Vaizey MP: I will not ‘take part in this hypocrisy fest’

Ed Vaizey MP: I will not ‘take part in this hypocrisy fest’

Ed Vaizey MP: I will not ‘take part in this hypocrisy fest’

Conservative MP Ed Vaizey has said that he will not “take part in this hypocrisy fest” around Theresa May’s resignation.

Theresa May branded ‘disgraceful’ by firefighters’ union

Theresa May branded ‘disgraceful’ by firefighters’ union

Theresa May branded ‘disgraceful’ by firefighters’ union

The Fire Brigade Union has said that Theresa May was “disgraceful” to mention Grenfell when she announced her resignation date on Friday.

Theresa May's premiership: The highs and lows

Theresa May's premiership: The highs and lows

Theresa May has announced that she will step down as Prime Minister on June 7. 

Theresa May

Boris Johnson leads tributes to 'dignified' Theresa May

Boris Johnson leads tributes to 'dignified' Theresa May

Potential contenders to replace Mrs May as Conservative leader have lined up to pay tribute to the "dignified" manner in which she announced her resignation.

Mark Francois Theresa May

Mark Francois: May was 'the architect of her downfall'

Mark Francois: May was 'the architect of her downfall'

One of the constant critics of outgoing Prime Minister Theresa May has called her resignation “a very sad occasion”.

Theresa May

Tearful May announces resignation: 'I have done my best'

Tearful May announces resignation: 'I have done my best'

The Prime Minister has announced she will resign on June 7.

Alastair Stewart and Peter Bone

Peter Bone: 'I wouldn't bet my house' on May naming departure day

Peter Bone: 'I wouldn't bet my house' on May naming departure day

The Conservative MP said he was sceptical that the Prime Minister will announce her resignation date today.

Brexit briefing: Theresa May to confirm resignation date

Brexit briefing: Theresa May to confirm resignation date

Theresa May is expected to set out when she will quit Number 10 after a Cabinet revolt over her Brexit plan.

Thursday, May 23, 2019

Thursday, May 23, 2019

Cabinet ministers urge PM to ditch her Brexit Bill

Cabinet ministers urge PM to ditch Brexit Bill

Cabinet ministers urge PM to ditch Brexit Bill

Theresa May has been urged by Cabinet members to scrap her heavily criticised Brexit legislation as speculation mounts about her future.

Theresa May’s Brexit bill pushed back after backlash from MPs

Theresa May’s Brexit Bill pushed back after backlash from MPs

Theresa May’s Brexit Bill pushed back after backlash from MPs

Theresa May has shelved plans to introduce key Brexit legislation to implement the Withdrawal Agreement in the first week of June following a major backlash from MPs.

Kate Hoey: Jeremy Corbyn is ‘outnumbered’ by anti-Brexit MPs

Kate Hoey: Jeremy Corbyn is ‘outnumbered’ by anti-Brexit MPs

Kate Hoey: Jeremy Corbyn is ‘outnumbered’ by anti-Brexit MPs

Brexiteer MP Kate Hoey has said that she “still defends” Jeremy Corbyn because he is “outnumbered” by Remain-supporting MPs within the Labour Party.

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Brexit briefing: Pressure on May to leave as Commons leader quits

Brexit briefing: Pressure on May to leave as Commons leader quits

Pressure is intensifying on Theresa May to resign after Commons Leader Andrea Leadsom quit the Cabinet over the Prime Minister's Brexit plan.

Wednesday, May 22, 2019

Wednesday, May 22, 2019

Andrea Leadsom resigns as Leader of the House of Commons

Andrea Leadsom resigns as leader of the House of Commons

Andrea Leadsom resigns as leader of the House of Commons

Andrea Leadsom has quit her role as leader of the House of Commons over Theresa May’s Brexit deal.

Nigel Evans

Senior Tory Nigel Evans will 'push very hard' to overthrow May

Senior Tory Nigel Evans will 'push very hard' to overthrow May

The joint executive secretary of the 1922 Committee said he would be calling for a vote of no confidence in the Prime Minister.

Owen Paterson: 'I hope there'll be a coup against the PM'

Owen Paterson: 'I hope there'll be a coup against the PM'

The Tory MP said it was time for a new Prime Minister and cabinet.

Theresa May

Brexit briefing: 'Back my deal' May urges Corbyn

Brexit briefing: 'Back my deal' May urges Corbyn

Theresa May has urged the Labour leader to compromise and back her Brexit deal after the proposals received a hostile response from critics on her own side.

Tuesday, May 21, 2019

Tuesday, May 21, 2019

Theresa May: Withdrawal Agreement Bill to include vote on second referendum

Theresa May's Brexit bill to include vote on second referendum

Theresa May's Brexit bill to include vote on second referendum

The Prime Minister has said that the Withdrawal Agreement Bill will include “a requirement to vote on whether to hold a second referendum”.

Andrew Bridgen: ‘No one can find the off-button for the Maybot’

Andrew Bridgen: ‘No one can find the off-button for the Maybot’

Andrew Bridgen: ‘No one can find the off-button for the Maybot’

Conservative MP Andrew Bridgen has said that “no one can find the off-button for the Maybot” as Theresa May is yet to set a date for her departure.

Monday, May 20, 2019

Monday, May 20, 2019

Andrew Bridgen

Theresa May's Withdrawal Agreement is a 'surrender document'

Theresa May's Withdrawal Agreement is a 'surrender document'

Andrew Bridgen has insisted the Prime Minister's Withdrawal Agreement Bill will fail to win the support of MPs.

Theresa May

Brexit briefing: PM promises 'bold' Withdrawal Agreement Bill

Brexit briefing: PM promises 'bold' Withdrawal Agreement Bill

Theresa May is set to begin discussions with senior ministers on her proposed new "bold offer" to MPs in a final attempt to get her Brexit deal through Parliament.

Friday, May 17, 2019

Friday, May 17, 2019

Andrew Bridgen brands Theresa May ‘isolated beleaguered PM’

Andrew Bridgen brands Theresa May ‘isolated beleaguered PM’

Andrew Bridgen brands Theresa May ‘isolated beleaguered PM’

Theresa May has been described as an “isolated beleaguered Prime Minister” by Brexiteer MP Andrew Bridgen.

Thursday, May 16, 2019

Thursday, May 16, 2019

Theresa May agrees to set departure date after Brexit vote

Theresa May agrees to set departure date after Brexit vote

Theresa May agrees to set departure date after Brexit vote

Theresa May has agreed to set a timetable for the election of her successor as Tory leader, the chairman of the 1922 Committee has said.

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Brexit briefing: 1922 Committee prepared to 'force out' Prime Minister

Brexit briefing: 1922 Committee prepared to 'force out' Prime Minister

Theresa May is facing a showdown meeting with senior Tories, who are demanding she sets a firm resignation date.

Wednesday, May 15, 2019

Wednesday, May 15, 2019

PMQs: Theresa May accused of making the UK a ‘laughing stock’

PMQs: Theresa May accused of making the UK a ‘laughing stock’

PMQs: Theresa May accused of making the UK a ‘laughing stock’

An MP has accused Theresa May of making the United Kingdom “an international laughing stock” with her attempts to negotiate a Brexit deal.

Friday, May 10, 2019

Friday, May 10, 2019

Iain Duncan Smith: Tories need new leader ‘who voted for Brexit’

Iain Duncan Smith: Tories need new leader ‘who voted for Brexit’

Iain Duncan Smith: Tories need new leader ‘who voted for Brexit’

Conservative MP Iain Duncan Smith has said that the party needed a new leader “who voted for Brexit” in order to regain the trust of voters.

Thursday, May 9, 2019

Thursday, May 9, 2019

Tory MP refuses to back PM until ‘persecution’ of servicemen ends

Tory MP refuses to back PM until ‘persecution’ of servicemen ends

Tory MP refuses to back PM until ‘persecution’ of servicemen ends

A Conservative MP has told Theresa May that he will not support her government until the “offensive” persecution of ex-servicemen and women ends.

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Brexit briefing: PM refuses to set departure date

Brexit briefing: PM refuses to set departure date

Theresa May has rebuffed demands to set out a timetable for her departure from Number 10, amid growing pressure from Tory MPs to make way for a new leader.

Wednesday, May 8, 2019

Wednesday, May 8, 2019

PMQs: Theresa May told to ‘step aside’ after ‘failed’ Brexit talks

PMQs: Theresa May told to ‘step aside’ by Tory MP

PMQs: Theresa May told to ‘step aside’ by Tory MP

The Prime Minister has been told to “step aside” by Andrea Jenkyns during a heated Commons debate.

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Brexit briefing: PM threatened with revolt by Tory activists

Brexit briefing: PM threatened with revolt by Tory activists

A Tory grassroots revolt has been threatened next month if Mrs May does not set out specifics on when she will pack her bags and leave Downing Street.

Tuesday, May 7, 2019

Tuesday, May 7, 2019

EU elections to go ahead on May 23

EU elections to go ahead on May 23

EU elections to go ahead on May 23

The government has accepted it cannot get its Brexit deal through Parliament in time to avoid European elections on May 23.

Friday, May 3, 2019

Friday, May 3, 2019

Theresa May

Theresa May speaks out about Gavin Williamson sacking

Theresa May speaks out about Gavin Williamson sacking

The Prime Minister said it was a "difficult decision" to sack the former defence secretary.

Gavin Williamson will be ‘a thorn in the prime minister’s side’

Gavin Williamson will be ‘a thorn in the Prime Minister’s side’

Gavin Williamson will be ‘a thorn in the Prime Minister’s side’

The former Director of Communications of Downing Street has said that Gavin Williamson, who was sacked as defence secretary on Wednesday, will be “a thorn in the prime minister’s side”.

Thursday, May 2, 2019

Thursday, May 2, 2019

Theresa May has used Huawei leak ‘to show leadership’

Theresa May used Huawei leak ‘to show leadership’

Theresa May used Huawei leak ‘to show leadership’

Former Tory MP Nick de Bois has claimed that the Prime Minister has used the Huawei leak to her advantage.

Huawei access to 5G may make UK ‘vulnerable to cyber-attack’

Huawei access to 5G may make UK ‘vulnerable to cyber-attack’

Huawei access to 5G may make UK ‘vulnerable to cyber-attack’

Colonel Bob Stewart has said that allow Chinese company Huawei to bid for contracts for the new 5G network could make the UK “vulnerable to cyber-attack”.

Gerald Howarth: PM ‘responsible for damaging national security’

Gerald Howarth: PM ‘responsible for damaging national security’

Gerald Howarth: PM ‘responsible for damaging national security’

Sir Gerald Howarth, a former defence minister, has said that the prime minister was more “responsible for damaging national security” than Gavin Williamson who was sacked on Wednesday evening.

Wednesday, May 1, 2019

Wednesday, May 1, 2019

Corbyn accuses May of ‘completely failing’ to tackle ‘injustices’

Corbyn slams PM for 'completely failing' to tackle 'injustices'

Corbyn slams PM for 'completely failing' to tackle 'injustices'

The Labour leader accused Theresa May’s government of “completely failing” to tackle “burning injustices” during a heated Prime Minister's Questions.

Monday, April 29, 2019

Monday, April 29, 2019

Queen's speech to be delayed until Brexit delivered, says PM

Queen's speech to be delayed until Brexit delivered, says PM

The Prime Minister has announced that the Queen’s Speech will be delayed until Brexit has been delivered.

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