Brexiteers at Chequers for emergency meeting after ‘plot to oust Theresa May’

Leading Brexiteers have been summoned to Theresa May’s official residence Chequers for an emergency meeting amid rumours of a coup to oust her.

Michael Gove and David Lidington both dismissed reports of a plot to get May to quit as they restated their backing for the Prime Minister.

The Environment Secretary said it was ‘not the time to change the captain of the ship’, while the PM’s de facto deputy said he had no desire to take over the reins.

Chancellor Philip...
source: Metro

2019-03-24 18:17
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