Following Philip Hammond’s confirmation that he will resign as Chancellor this week if Boris Johnson becomes prime minister, we take a look at who might succeed him in Number 11.
An inflatable “Boris Blimp” has been launched in Parliament Square by anti-Brexit protesters.
Whoever wins the Tory leadership will have to compromise on Brexit, Cabinet minister Amber Rudd has said.
Labour’s governing body has been urged to support a motion which would auto-exclude members where there is “irrefutable evidence” accusing them of racism and other forms of discrimination.
Boris Johnson’s campaign aides have sought to play down reports that they are considering plans to prorogue Parliament in late October – a move which could prevent MPs stopping a no-deal Brexit.
Jeremy Corbyn is “not cut out” to be a party leader, a senior Labour peer said as the party’s difficulties over the handling of anti-Semitism allegations continued.
Labour has accused Boris Johnson of making a “baseless political attack” after he and his rival Jeremy Hunt suggested Jeremy Corbyn is anti-Semitic.
Boris Johnson and Jeremy Hunt have both suggested Jeremy Corbyn is anti-Semitic after Labour faced increased criticism over its handling of the crisis within the party.
Scotland Yard has launched a criminal investigation into the leak of diplomatic dispatches sent by Britain’s US ambassador Sir Kim Darroch.
Boris Johnson has admitted a report of his comments about Sir Kim Darroch was a “factor” in his resignation as Britain’s ambassador to the United States.
Donald Trump has said he wishes Britain’s US ambassador Sir Kim Darroch well following his dramatic resignation in the wake of the leak of his diplomatic cables.
Jeremy Hunt has joked about being prime minister of the UK by 2020.
The two contenders to succeed Theresa May as Prime Minister appeared on a live ITV debate, which could help to decide the outcome of the Conservative Party leadership contest.
Boris Johnson has praised plans for Northern Powerhouse Rail (NPR) as “very, very exciting” but maintained the costs of the HS2 project need to be looked at.
Boris Johnson has been mocked by his sister Rachel after claiming “too often” English was not being spoken as a first language.
Tory leadership hopeful Boris Johnson has pledged to fight for the union “with every breath in my body” but failed to definitively rule out granting Nicola Sturgeon the power to hold a second independence referendum.
Boris Johnson refused to give an explicit commitment to block a second independence referendum for Scotland if he becomes the next prime minister.
Conservative former prime minister Sir John Major has endorsed Foreign Secretary Jeremy Hunt in the Tory leadership contest.
Prime ministerial hopeful Jeremy Hunt will pledge to undertake a review of spirits duty to help the “Scotch whisky boom” continue after Brexit.
Boris Johnson has acknowledged it will be a “stretch” to meet his latest leadership campaign pledge to boost police numbers by 20,000 within three years.