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#Theresa May

# theresa-may - Wednesday 20 January, 2021

May slams Johnson for abandoning UK’s ‘global moral leadership’
# COME WHAT MAY
# COME WHAT MAY

May slams Johnson for abandoning UK’s ‘global moral leadership’

Jan 20th 2021, 8:27 AM 26,026 Views 25 Comments

Former PM hits out at Donald Trump ‘whipping up’ the protesters who stormed the Capitol.

# theresa-may - Monday 19 October, 2020

'What?': Theresa May shows disbelief at Boris Johnson's post-Brexit security plan
# Brexit
# Brexit

'What?': Theresa May shows disbelief at Boris Johnson's post-Brexit security plan

Oct 19th 2020, 6:49 PM 102,950 Views 30 Comments

May asked senior Tory minister Michael Gove what the post-Brexit security plan for the UK was, and didn’t like the answer he gave.

# theresa-may - Monday 21 September, 2020

Theresa May insists she will not vote for controversial Brexit legislation
# No Support
# No Support

Theresa May insists she will not vote for controversial Brexit legislation

Sep 21st 2020, 8:37 PM 30,538 Views 36 Comments

The former prime minister warned the United Kingdom Internal Market Bill will cause “untold damage” to the country’s reputation.

# theresa-may - Tuesday 30 June, 2020

Theresa May criticises Boris Johnson for appointing key security advisor with 'no proven expertise'
# Conservatives
# Conservatives

Theresa May criticises Boris Johnson for appointing key security advisor with 'no proven expertise'

Jun 30th 2020, 4:43 PM 16,120 Views 5 Comments

Sir Mark Sedwill had stepped down from his role in the UK government amid reports of clashes with Johnson’s chief advisor Dominic Cummings.

# theresa-may - Saturday 19 October, 2019

Quiz: Who said it - Theresa May or Boris Johnson?
# Quiz
# Quiz

Quiz: Who said it - Theresa May or Boris Johnson?

Oct 19th 2019, 9:00 PM 27,430 Views 14 Comments

“What did you call me? You called me nebulous. Yes, you did.”

There are three main differences between Theresa May's Brexit deal and Boris Johnson's one
# Brexit
# Brexit

There are three main differences between Theresa May's Brexit deal and Boris Johnson's one

Oct 19th 2019, 8:00 AM 41,051 Views 7 Comments

Boris Johnson has been bullish about the UK leaving the EU on 31 October – will these changes help him?

# theresa-may - Sunday 13 October, 2019

Timeline: How the DUP went from 'blood red lines' to a Brexit compromise
# Back To The Backstop
# Back To The Backstop

Timeline: How the DUP went from 'blood red lines' to a Brexit compromise

Oct 13th 2019, 8:00 AM 44,388 Views 40 Comments

The DUP position changed dramatically when Boris Johnson published his Brexit plan.

# theresa-may - Wednesday 11 September, 2019

Ex-English cricketer says knighthood nomination 'soured' by calls for removal over domestic abuse charge
# Geoffrey Boycott
# Geoffrey Boycott

Ex-English cricketer says knighthood nomination 'soured' by calls for removal over domestic abuse charge

Sep 11th 2019, 10:10 AM 23,985 Views 34 Comments

Geoffrey Boycott was nominated for a knighthood for services to sport this week.

# theresa-may - Friday 2 August, 2019

Cast-iron and vital, or an anti-democratic bureaucracy: what is the Irish backstop?
# Brexit Explained
# Brexit Explained

Cast-iron and vital, or an anti-democratic bureaucracy: what is the Irish backstop?

Aug 2nd 2019, 12:05 AM 25,747 Views 36 Comments

Should it be for a limited period of time or not? Should it apply to the UK as a whole, or just Northern Ireland?

# theresa-may - Saturday 27 July, 2019

Boris Johnson says Brexit is a 'massive economic opportunity'
# Brexit
# Brexit

Boris Johnson says Brexit is a 'massive economic opportunity'

Jul 27th 2019, 1:17 PM 22,979 Views 70 Comments

He added it had been treated under his predecessor Theresa May as “an impending adverse weather event”.

# theresa-may - Wednesday 24 July, 2019

As it happened: Boris Johnson is now the British Prime Minister
# Liveblog
# Liveblog

As it happened: Boris Johnson is now the British Prime Minister

Jul 24th 2019, 3:00 PM 25,545 Views 25 Comments

Climate activists tried to block Boris Johnson’s path to Buckingham Palace, and protesters booed during his first speech at No 10.

Praising duty and democracy, Theresa May bows out as UK Prime Minister
# Saying Goodbye
# Saying Goodbye

Praising duty and democracy, Theresa May bows out as UK Prime Minister

Jul 24th 2019, 1:49 PM 8,587 Views 16 Comments

Theresa May took part in her final prime minister’s questions this afternoon.

May to hand in resignation as Johnson forms new Cabinet
# Brexit
# Brexit

May to hand in resignation as Johnson forms new Cabinet

Jul 24th 2019, 8:56 AM 12,840 Views 19 Comments

There is much speculation as to who is in and who is out of the front bench.

'To insanity and beyond': How the British papers are covering Boris
# Bozz Lightfear
# Bozz Lightfear

'To insanity and beyond': How the British papers are covering Boris

Jul 24th 2019, 7:07 AM 45,526 Views 34 Comments

Johnson has promised to deliver Brexit by 31 October.

# theresa-may - Tuesday 23 July, 2019

Poll: Did Theresa May do a good job as UK Prime Minister?
# Your Say
# Your Say

Poll: Did Theresa May do a good job as UK Prime Minister?

Jul 23rd 2019, 8:36 AM 28,925 Views 79 Comments

Theresa May is entering her final hours as Conservative Party leader.

# theresa-may - Monday 22 July, 2019

Theresa May to hold emergency meeting as UK plots next step after Iran tanker seizure
# Rising Tensions
# Rising Tensions

Theresa May to hold emergency meeting as UK plots next step after Iran tanker seizure

Jul 22nd 2019, 7:15 AM 10,007 Views 13 Comments

Iran has remained defiant in the face of UK’s claims of “illegal and destabilising behaviour”.

# theresa-may - Saturday 20 July, 2019

What can the new British prime minister expect in the coming days?
# Deal Or No Deal
# Deal Or No Deal

What can the new British prime minister expect in the coming days?

Jul 20th 2019, 8:15 AM 25,738 Views 17 Comments

Boris Johnson is likely to become the Conservative Party leader next week.

# theresa-may - Saturday 13 July, 2019

Met Police responds to criticism in wake of warning media not to publish leaked memos
# Kim Darroch
# Kim Darroch

Met Police responds to criticism in wake of warning media not to publish leaked memos

Updated Jul 13th 2019, 3:40 PM 14,963 Views 20 Comments

“Do you have any comprehension of a free society? This isn’t Russia,” the Sunday Times editor said in response.

When will there be a new British prime minister? Here's what you need to know
# Boris Or Jeremy
# Boris Or Jeremy

When will there be a new British prime minister? Here's what you need to know

Jul 13th 2019, 7:00 AM 25,168 Views 39 Comments

Boris Johnson and Jeremy Hunt are the last two men standing, as a Brexit deadline looms.

# theresa-may - Tuesday 9 July, 2019

Johnson evades question on British ambassador to US, as Hunt pledges to keep him
# SIR KIM DARROCH
# SIR KIM DARROCH

Johnson evades question on British ambassador to US, as Hunt pledges to keep him

Updated Jul 9th 2019, 9:05 PM 38,900 Views 100 Comments

Hunt said that Donald Trump’s comments on Theresa May were “disrespectful and wrong”.

# theresa-may - Monday 8 July, 2019

Donald Trump 'won't deal' with British ambassador, and criticises Theresa May on Brexit
# Allies
# Allies

Donald Trump 'won't deal' with British ambassador, and criticises Theresa May on Brexit

Jul 8th 2019, 7:59 PM 34,447 Views 94 Comments

Trump said that “we will no longer deal with” the British ambassador to the US Kim Darroch.

# theresa-may - Thursday 13 June, 2019

Police in the UK are investigating comedian Jo Brand over 'battery acid' joke on BBC radio show
# Controversy
# Controversy

Police in the UK are investigating comedian Jo Brand over 'battery acid' joke on BBC radio show

Updated Jun 13th 2019, 5:30 PM 38,819 Views 78 Comments

Brand make a joke about throwing battery acid at “unpleasant characters” rather than milkshakes.

# theresa-may - Saturday 8 June, 2019

Michael Gove 'deeply regrets' taking cocaine 'on several occasions' 20 years ago
# Tory Leadership
# Tory Leadership

Michael Gove 'deeply regrets' taking cocaine 'on several occasions' 20 years ago

Jun 8th 2019, 9:48 AM 25,348 Views 50 Comments

Gove said he was working as a journalist at the time and he wishes he hadn’t taken drugs.

The Tory leadership contenders ranked from most to least likely
# In It To Win It
# In It To Win It

The Tory leadership contenders ranked from most to least likely

Jun 8th 2019, 8:10 AM 24,429 Views 23 Comments

Theresa May officially stepped down on Friday – but she can only move away when a replacement is found. Who is most likely to take up the role?

# theresa-may - Friday 7 June, 2019

Theresa May has officially resigned as Conservative leader - triggering race for No 10
# The Race Is On
# The Race Is On

Theresa May has officially resigned as Conservative leader - triggering race for No 10

Jun 7th 2019, 9:00 PM 11,332 Views 15 Comments

Until a party leader is chosen, May will remain Prime Minister.

What's next for Theresa May? Top-dollar speeches or a Brexit book (most likely)
# May D Day
# May D Day

What's next for Theresa May? Top-dollar speeches or a Brexit book (most likely)

Jun 7th 2019, 6:00 AM 11,107 Views 20 Comments

It’s Theresa May’s last day at the helm of the Conservative Party.

# theresa-may - Thursday 6 June, 2019

Trump, Macron, May all to attend ceremonies in Normandy to mark 75 years since D-Day
# Ceremony
# Ceremony

Trump, Macron, May all to attend ceremonies in Normandy to mark 75 years since D-Day

Jun 6th 2019, 7:20 AM 14,989 Views 37 Comments

D-Day is seen by many as one of the great symbols of transatlantic cooperation.

# theresa-may - Tuesday 4 June, 2019

'A negative force': Trump says he turned down a meeting with Jeremy Corbyn
# State Visit
# State Visit

'A negative force': Trump says he turned down a meeting with Jeremy Corbyn

Updated Jun 4th 2019, 2:47 PM 38,005 Views 123 Comments

Trump made his comments during a joint press conference this afternoon with Prime Minister Theresa May.

# theresa-may - Sunday 2 June, 2019

Donald Trump says the UK should send in Nigel Farage to handle Brexit negotiations
# State Visit
# State Visit

Donald Trump says the UK should send in Nigel Farage to handle Brexit negotiations

Jun 2nd 2019, 8:01 AM 20,952 Views 82 Comments

Trump also said the UK should send in Nigel Farage to negotiate.

# theresa-may - Saturday 25 May, 2019

Tory leadership contest in full swing as ex-minister Andrea Leadsom joins the race
# Next Pm
# Next Pm

Tory leadership contest in full swing as ex-minister Andrea Leadsom joins the race

Updated May 25th 2019, 10:38 PM 15,336 Views 10 Comments

Former Brexit Secretary Dominic Raab has also thrown his hat in the ring.

'A Crying Shame': UK front pages react to Theresa May's resignation
# Resignation
# Resignation

'A Crying Shame': UK front pages react to Theresa May's resignation

May 25th 2019, 7:55 AM 54,722 Views 51 Comments

May made the announcement in an emotional statement outside 10 Downing Street yesterday morning.

# theresa-may - Friday 24 May, 2019

Grassroots Tories will have a huge role to play in choosing their next leader - here's how the contest works
# Explainer
# Explainer

Grassroots Tories will have a huge role to play in choosing their next leader - here's how the contest works

May 24th 2019, 5:52 PM 12,710 Views 16 Comments

Following Theresa May’s departure, how will the Conservative Party choose its leader?

Theresa May has announced that she will step down as Conservative Party leader on 7 June
# Theresa May
# Theresa May

Theresa May has announced that she will step down as Conservative Party leader on 7 June

Updated May 24th 2019, 12:57 PM 60,760 Views 105 Comments

May broke into tears at the end of a statement announcing her departure date.

'Anything is possible now': No-deal Brexit is more likely than ever before, says Tánaiste
# Prepare For The Worst
# Prepare For The Worst

'Anything is possible now': No-deal Brexit is more likely than ever before, says Tánaiste

May 24th 2019, 12:31 PM 18,974 Views 54 Comments

‘We do have to prepare for the worst case,’ said Simon Coveney.

As it happened: Irish and UK reaction as Theresa May announces she will step down as party leader
# Brexit
# Brexit

As it happened: Irish and UK reaction as Theresa May announces she will step down as party leader

Updated May 24th 2019, 11:50 AM 28,046 Views 36 Comments

She will leave the role of Conservative Party leader.

Can anyone beat Boris? Here are the favourites to succeed Theresa May
# The Tories
# The Tories

Can anyone beat Boris? Here are the favourites to succeed Theresa May

May 24th 2019, 11:38 AM 22,745 Views 48 Comments

All of them want Brexit but who will be the next Conservative party leader?

'She's banjaxed': The slow-motion fall of Theresa May
# Teflon Theresa
# Teflon Theresa

'She's banjaxed': The slow-motion fall of Theresa May

May 24th 2019, 11:10 AM 33,329 Views 46 Comments

May officially resigned today.

Theresa May is expected to reveal when she will resign this morning
# Departure Day
# Departure Day

Theresa May is expected to reveal when she will resign this morning

Updated May 24th 2019, 7:30 AM 13,020 Views 31 Comments

The battle to succede May will ramp up following the announcement.

# theresa-may - Thursday 23 May, 2019

Poll: Who do you think will replace Theresa May as Prime Minister?
# Your Say
# Your Say

Poll: Who do you think will replace Theresa May as Prime Minister?

May 23rd 2019, 10:37 AM 31,116 Views 48 Comments

The Times newspaper in the UK has put Tory MP Boris Johnson as the front-runner.

'End of the road': May clings on overnight as she's set to be forced out of Downing Street
# Brexit Wounds
# Brexit Wounds

'End of the road': May clings on overnight as she's set to be forced out of Downing Street

May 23rd 2019, 7:23 AM 28,991 Views 29 Comments

While rumours of May’s demise yesterday were premature, the resignation of Andrea Leadsom appears to have sealed her fate.

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