23 Apr 2019

May could face another leadership challenge 

Political Editor

Theresa May could face another challenge to her leadership this summer if senior Conservative backbench MPs change the party’s rules at a meeting tonight.

Brexit-supporting Tory MPs say they want the chance to change leader as soon as possible because they blame Theresa May for the delay to Brexit and impending European elections.

On Whitehall, the Conservative and Labour Brexit talks started again after the Easter break.