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Theresa May offers the 'British dream' but speech turns into a nightmare - The Guardian

PM's keynote speech interrupted by P45 prankster as she pledges cap on energy bills and £2bn investment in affordable housing • Conservative conference 2017 - latest updates · Anushka Asthana and Jessica Elgot. Thu 5 Oct 2017 02.08 EDT First ...and more »

Theresa May announces £2bn for council homes expansion - BBC News

Councils and housing associations have welcomed government plans to spend £2bn on a "new generation" of council houses and affordable homes for rent. In her conference speech, Theresa May pledged to dedicate her premiership to fixing the "broken" ...and more »

Who is Lee Nelson? The P45 prankster who gatecrashed Theresa May's conference speech - The Independent

Simon Brodkin - the notorious prankster more commonly known by his stage name Lee Nelson and alter-ego Jason Bent - has struck again, this time handing Theresa May a fake P45 during the Prime Minster's conference speech. The comedian, who had ...and more »

Theresa May's speech proves she has learnt nothing from her disastrous election - The Conversation UK

Whether you are energised and enthused, or sick to death of post-Brexit politics, it would pay to give some attention to the last week of the British two party system's national tour in Brighton and Manchester. Love it or loathe it, this has been a ...and more »

Theresa May speech prank prompts security review - BBC News

Security at future Conservative Party conferences will be reviewed after a prankster got close enough to the prime minister to hand her a P45. Comedian Simon Brodkin - also known as his TV persona Lee Nelson - handed the sheet of paper to Theresa May ...and more »

Mishaps mar Theresa May's fightback at Tory conference - Financial Times

Theresa May's political relaunch fell apart in spectacular fashion on Wednesday, as her plans for government moves in the housing and energy markets were overshadowed by coughing fits, a staging malfunction and a prankster handing her a P45 ...and more »

The cough, the P45, the falling F: Theresa May's speech calamity - The Guardian

Everything that could have gone wrong did go wrong in a speech designed to unite the Tories behind their leader. Here's how the disaster unfolded. Martin Belam. Wed 4 Oct 2017 11.06 EDT Last modified on Mon 27 Nov 2017 10.58 EST. Share on Facebook ...and more »

Lee Nelson: Prankster who handed Theresa May P45 during Tory conference speech arrested - The Independent

A prankster has been arrested after interrupting Theresa May's crucial party conference speech to hand her a P45 form. Simon Brodkin, a comedian who performs under the stage name Lee Nelson, was arrested for breach of the peace after the incident and ...and more »

What now for Theresa May and her party? - BBC News

What now? The conference has packed up. The prime minister is home. No one will forget her speech. And there are MPs who believe that today's surreal events ought to mark the beginning of the end. There is a group of them ramping up their discussions ...and more »

Sack Boris Johnson and reshuffle cabinet, senior Tories to tell May - The Guardian

Conservative MPs want prime minister to show she can exert discipline after Grant Shapps's bid to trigger leadership contest. Heather Stewart, Peter Walker and Daniel Boffey. Sat 7 Oct 2017 04.11 EDT First published on Fri 6 Oct 2017 14.25 EDT. Share ...and more »