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Politics By Rupert Adams

European Elections: Brexit Party Could Take Most Seats

Bookmakers William Hill can report significant support for Nigel Farage’s Brexit Party to win the most seats at the European Parliament Elections in May. As a result they are 11/10 from 2/1 to win the most seats will Labour just ahead at 10/11. The Conservative party are a distant 9/1.

Politics By Rupert Adams

Foolish Bet - Will Theresa May Still Be PM On April 1st ?

British bookmaker William Hill are offering 2/1 that Theresa May will no longer be PM on Monday April 1st, although it is 4/11 she is still in place. Meanwhile, reports of a possible cabinet coup have caused a stir in the next Prime Minister betting with both Michael Gove and David Lidington very well backed. They are currently 11/4 joint favourites, David Lidington started the weekend as a 12/1 outsider, with Michael Gove 4/1.

Politics By Rupert Adams

Bookies Bet That Theresa May Is Set For Resounding Defeat

The latest odds from William Hill suggest that Theresa May has not got a cat in hell’s chance of getting the Brexit bill through Parliament on January 15th and it is 1/7 that she loses the vote. Hills have set the spread at 237 votes (10/11 less than, 10/11 238 or more) well short of the 320 required to pass the bill. “There are only so many times that you can drag yourself off the canvas and things are looking bleak for Theresa May,” said William Hill spokesman Rupert Adams. “The odds suggest she is going to fail by around eighty votes.” UK Parliament To Approve EU Withdrawal Agreement in January 2019: 1/7 No, 4/1 Yes January 15th Vote: 10/11 237 or less, 10/11 238 or more Withdrawal Agreement To Be Approved By UK Parliament Before 30/03/19: 4/11 No, 1/1 Yes 2/1 UK to revoke Article 50 before 29/03/19 UK to have second EU referendum before end of 2020?: 8/15 No, 11/8 Yes Year Theresa May Leaves Office As PM: 2/7 2019, 9/2 2020, 12/1 2021, 10/1 2022 or later