Sajid Javid said a day in which he remained in the Tory leadership contest “got so much better” thanks to a letter he received from his daughter.
While the candidates for the Tory leadership debated issues and answered questions on television, social media reacted.
Kit Malthouse has launched his campaign for the leadership of the Conservative Party, claiming to be the only candidate with a track record in uniting Tories over Brexit.
The race for Number 10 is heating up as several prominent Tories have thrown their hats in the ring for the top job.
Theresa May has announced she will stand down as leader of the Conservative Party on June 7, signalling the start of the race to replace her.
Theresa May’s fate as Prime Minister looks set to be sealed on Friday when she meets the Tory grandee who speaks for Conservative backbenchers.
Pressure is intensifying on Theresa May to resign after Commons Leader Andrea Leadsom quit the Cabinet over the Prime Minister’s Brexit plan.
Fellow Conservative Party MPs have described Andrea Leadsom’s decision to leave the Government due to its Brexit approach as “absolutely the right thing to do”, while a Labour MP wished her well.
Commons Leader Andrea Leadsom has resigned from the Government with a “heavy heart”, saying she no longer believes its Brexit approach will deliver on the referendum result.
Theresa May is under growing pressure to quit after a backlash over her last-ditch effort to get a Brexit deal through.
Theresa May’s grip on power appears to be slipping after a backlash over her last-ditch effort to get a Brexit deal through.