Politics By Graham Sharpe

May Day For Theresa?


AFTER A bad night in the Commons for Theresa May, William Hill have lengthened her odds of succeeding David Cameron as Tory leader from 4/1 to 9/2.

'Ms May was flavour of the month and clear favourite to be the next Tory leader not long ago, then she slipped behind Boris Johnson in the race, and now her odds have become even longer' said Hill's spokesman Graham Sharpe.

WILLIAM HILL.....Next elected Tory Leader: 9/4 Boris Johnson; 9/2 Theresa May; 10/1 George Osborne; 12/1 Philip Hammond; 16/1 Michael Gove; 16/1 Sajid Javid.

**GENERAL ELECTION ODDS....4/7 No overall majority; 11/4 Labour majority; 3/1 Con-LD coalition; 4/1 Conservative majority; 4/1 Lab-LD coalition; 6/1 Coalition involving UKIP; 7/1 Conservative minority govt; 7/1 Labour minority govt; 50/1 UKIP majority; 500/1 Lib Dem majority.

**PARTY TO WIN MOST SEATS: 4/5 Labour; 11/10 Cons; 25/1 UKIP; 250/1 LibDems.