Politics By Rupert Adams

Rees-Mogg Leapfrogs Boris In Leadership Betting

For the second day in a row, William Hill have cut the price of Jacob Rees-Mogg becoming the next Conservative leader and he is now 6/1 from 7/1. As a result he now finds himself third favourite , ahead of former favourite Boris Johnson who is now 7/1.


“There is a decent amount of money around for Mr Rees-Mogg today and he is clearly one of the principles, should Theresa leave her post,” said William Hill spokesman Rupert Adams.


Next Conservative Party Leader: 10/3 David Davis, 11/2 Phillip Hammond, 7/1 Jacob Rees-Mogg, 7/1 Boris Johnson, 10/1 Amber Rudd, 14/1 Ruth Davidson