17 September 2019,   15:34
Theresa May resigns

British Prime Minister Theresa May resigns. 

May set out a timetable for her departure: She will resign as Conservative Party leader on June 7 with a leadership contest in the following week.

"I will resign as leader of the Conservative and Unionist party on Friday, 7 June so that a successor can be chosen," - said May outside 10 Downing Street.