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Theresa May prepares to quit after cabinet mutiny


Theresa May leaving Downing Street yesterday for prime minister’s questions, where she accused MPs of indecision TIMES PHOTOGRAPHER JACK HILLTheresa May is expected to announce her departure from No 10 tomorrow after a cabinet mutiny over her Brexit plan. The prime minister defied an attempt to force her from office last night, insisting that she would spend today campaigning in the European elections. Mrs May was finally cornered after cabinet ministers joined the Tory revolt over her offer to facilitate the option of a second referendum. Last night Andrea Leadsom resigned as leader of the Commons, becoming the 36th minister to quit Mrs May’s government. She left to avoid having to lay out the timetable for legislation today that she…


Source: The Times May 22, 2019 23:02 UTC



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