David Cameron has said Theresa May will be the new Prime Minister by Wednesday evening, adding he was ‘delighted’ that the Home Secretary would succeed him.
Mr Cameron will chair his last Cabinet meeting tomorrow before attending Prime Minister’s Questions on Wednesday. He will then go to Buckingham Palace and offer his resignation to the Queen.
Speaking outside Downing Street Mr Cameron said: ‘I am delighted we’re not going to have a prolonged Conservative leadership election campaign.”
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