Politics By Joe Crilly

#Moggmentum Is Behind Rees-Mogg…Brexit Odds On To Stall

Jacob Rees-Mogg is the 5/1 second favourite to become the next Conservative Party leader having been as long as 33/1 just one month ago. He is just behind David Davis at 10/3.

“The #Moggmentum is really behind Rees-Mogg and it would be no surprise to see him become favourite to take over from Theresa May in the near future,” said William Hill spokesman Joe Crilly.

Elsewhere, the Brexit negotiations continue at a snail’s pace and it is odds on, at 10/11, that the UK remains a full EU member by the end of March 2019. It is 16/1 there is a second EU referendum in 2017. 

Next Conservative party leader: 10/3 David Davis; 5/1 Jacob Rees-Mogg; 7/1 Phillip Hammond; 8/1 Boris Johnson; 10/1 Amber Rudd; 14/1 Ruth Davidson; 20/1 Damian Green; 20/1 Michael Gove; 22/1 Sajid Javid; 25/1 Andrea Leadsom; 25/1 George Freeman; 25/1 Jeremy Hunt; 33/1 BAR

10/11      UK to remain a full EU member by the end of March 2019 

Will there be a second EU in/out Referendum in the UK in 2017: 1/100 no; 16/1 yes