Responding to Theresa May’s resignation, Jasmine Whitbread said:
“This marks a sad end to the leadership of an undoubtedly committed public servant.
“After more than a thousand wasted days of Brexit chaos, the six-month extension the UK was granted to find a way out of this mess risks being squandered unless the Conservative Party gets its act together and fast.
“The next Prime Minister must accept that the only way to break the stalemate in Parliament is to go back to the people for a definitive vote on the actual terms of a revised exit agreement. We cannot and must not risk crashing out of the EU in October.”
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