And so the last Tory Brexiteer leader implodes…

She’ll be making a statement shortly, but it looks like the pressure from the press has been too much for Andrea Leadsom. There are now no serious pro Leave candidates in the field to fill the shoes of David Cameron. Funny that.

Anyone suggesting that this whole Brexit process will be smooth and cost free, is likely gilding another fading lily.

Adds: Pound has hit a three hour high.



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