James Kirkup James Kirkup

Theresa May’s successor should be careful what they wish for

Let’s assume this really is the start of the last act of Theresa May’s premiership. Let’s assume too that her Withdrawal Agreement dies a fourth and final death in the Commons in early June. The Conservatives will then go looking for a new leader and prime minister. There are already no end of candidates. 

But I have a question: why would anyone want the job in those circumstances?

If the WA dies, there are only two options left for Britain: leave with no deal on October 31, or revoke...

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