Theresa May to resign as prime minister - BBC News

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Theresa May to resign as prime minister - BBC News 4.5
Theresa May has said she will quit as Conservative leader on 7 June, paving way for a contest to decide a new prime minister.

In an emotional statement in Downing Street Mrs May said she had "done my best" to honour the 2016 EU referendum result.

It would remain a matter of "deep regret" that she had been unable to deliver Brexit, she added.

But a new PM was "in the best interests of the country".

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I've always said it to people. June is the end of May. lol

Author — TheCommenter


Teacher: Have you done your homework?
Me: 0:59

Author — Leafy Jujubar


I feel sorry for her. She stepped in during a very difficult time. I don’t necessarily agree with everything she’s done/ hasn’t done. However she is a good person.

Author — Belle Booth


"To serve the country I love" 😥🇬🇧♥

Author — Victor F


Hey May three months since you've been gone and you're no longer the worst pm. Good for you.

Author — Evan Bernard


So June really is the end of May. Very poetic...

Author — prenders mack


*Theresa May left the chat*
Boris Johnson: Anyone up for a Brexit later tonight lads🍻

Author — Joseph Gonzalez


Theresa May was backed into a corner by a house of commons and politicians that refused every proposal, working against her instead of working with her. Often wonder how much this country could achieve if they worked together instead of jostling for the top spot, well they have got what they wanted now, hope they are all pleased

Author — Cosy But-an-Ben


she's not a bad PM, She became the PM at the wrong time. Same would've happened to any PM.

Author — Ashley S


prime ministers lost to ww2: 1
prime ministers lost to brexit: 2
it's official, brexit is deadlier then ww2

Author — SNMtv


Here’s an alternative statement. “I tried, I failed, I quit, I will now retire on a bucket load of cash.” Mike drop

Author — Geoff Dein


I was waiting for "unfortunately I was unable to deliver breakfast"

Author — samtrue3


Still a better ending than Game of Thrones

Author — PhillyG100


England’s scapegoat for the car crash we call Brexit...

Author — Jim Barton


Y'all did her dirty with the thumbnail😂



This could literally be the end of a movie

Author — Zalan PL


I just came here to see the comments 🤣😭😭

Author — xaishamx ?


She managed to get out of her job quicker then the UK managed to get out of Europe.

Author — Rossrful


June 7th is my birthday. My mum said it's my birthday present 😂

Author — honey xbearxtae


The reaction to Theresa May showed how sexist the UK is. And I’m a bloke!

Author — Simon Dolan