Theresa May

The Prime Minister responds to the no confidence vote: full text

This has been a long and challenging day but at the end of it, I’m pleased to have received the backing of my colleagues in tonight’s ballot.

Whilst I’m grateful for that support a significant number of colleagues did cast a vote against me and I have listened to what they said.

Already a subscriber? Log in

Keep reading with a free trial

Subscribe and get your first month of online and app access for free. After that it’s just £1 a week.

There’s no commitment, you can cancel any time.


Unlock more articles



Don't miss out

Join the conversation with other Spectator readers. Subscribe to leave a comment.

Already a subscriber? Log in