• Theresa May to quit as PM in the summer in bid to stop long-standing enemy Boris Johnson getting the top job


    Theresa May is preparing to resign as PM this summer so she can influence who succeeds her, Cabinet ministers now believe. Under the suspected plan, Mrs May would call time on her Premiership shortly after finally delivering Brexit. She will then set out a timetable for a new Tory leadership contest to end at the partys annual conference in October. At least two senior figures in the Cabinet have come to that conclusion from hints the PM has personally given them, The Sun has been told. Mrs Mays suspected thinking is that by going at a time of her own choosing and in a position of relative strength, she will be ... (full story)