May vows to fight confidence vote
Inside Politics: Chairman of Tory committee announces threshold of 48 MPs to trigger a vote has been reached
British prime minister Theresa May is facing a leadership challenge. Photograph: EPA/JULIEN WARNAND
Theresa May will today fight a motion of no confidence in her leadership, and she has cancelled her scheduled trip to Dublin. On the steps of Downing Street, May has vowed to fight for her position with “everything I have got”.