Prankster who disrupted PM's keynote address was accredited, police say - Halesowen News

A serial prankster arrested after handing Theresa May a P45 unemployment notice was accredited to attend the Tory conference, police said. Comic Lee Nelson, real name Simon Brodkin, joked that Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson had asked him to perform ...

Manchester's councillors stage walk-out to time with Theresa May's speech - Manchester Evening News

Enter your postcode to see news and information near you Community updates, Crime Statistics, Local News & Events and much more... Manchester councillors, led by Pat Karney, leave their full council meeting to stage an anti-Tory cuts protest at the ...

Theresa May tries to rally Conservatives, but speech marred by protests, coughing fit, and collapsing set - Firstpost

Manchester: Prime Minister Theresa May urged her party on Wednesday to back her to deliver bold change for Britain, but her attempt to move past Brexit splits was marred by a protest, a collapsing set and a coughing fit. The Conservative leader used ...

Backlash over Theresa May's plans to build just 25000 extra social homes over two years - Evening Standard

Theresa May has faced a backlash over plans to build just 25,000 extra social homes in the UK over two years. The Prime Minister pledged to “dedicate” her premiership to fixing Britain's housing crisis as she announced an extra £2 billion for ...

Tory chairman facing calls to resign after former BBC comedian able to get within feet of Theresa May - Telegraph.co.uk

The chairman of the Conservative party is facing calls to resign after a comedian who used to work for the BBC was able to get within feet of Theresa May and hand her a fake P45 during her keynote speech at the party's conference in Manchester. Sir ...

I feel so sorry for Theresa May after that speech – but she's still the best Tory that we've got - The Independent (blog)

Mike the Headless Chicken strung out a pipette-fed existence for 18 months after his owner botched his slaughter by decapitation, drawing freak-show crowds to ogle at his grotesque existence. Theresa May has been Prime Minister for nearly 15 months and ...

Police to review Conservative security after Prime Minister prank - Sky News

An inquiry is promised after Theresa May's keynote speech was interrupted by well-known comedian Lee Nelson. 17:32, UK, Wednesday 04 October 2017. A member of the audience hands a P45 form to Theresa May. Video: Comedian hands May 'P45' ...

Theresa May's speech interrupted by prankster handing over P45 dismissal notice (VIDEO) - Daily Pakistan

LONDON – Theresa May's keynote conference speech has been interrupted by a protester who handed her a P45, usually handed to employees when they are sacked, as she addressed party members in Manchester.

Cough, Prankster Make UK Leader's 'British Dream' Speech a Nightmare - NBC 6 South Florida

British Prime Minister Theresa May was interrupted by a prankster during an apologetic speech to her party on Wednesday, Oct. 4, 2017. Comedian Simon Brodkin, playing his prankster alter-ego Lee Nelson, handed May a P45 form during her keynote ...

Theresa May speech: What's the problem with affordable housing? - BBC News

The prime minister has promised to invest an additional £2bn in affordable housing. The Conservative Party says that will fund the building of an additional 25,000 new homes over five years, so about 5,000 a year. Let's put that into perspective. The ...

How DID the prankster get on stage? Joker makes mockery of Tory conference security as he hands Theresa May her ... - Daily Mail

A notorious prankster made a mockery of security and embarrassed police today after giving Theresa May a P45 during the biggest speech of her political life. Simon Brodkin, 40, better known by his TV persona Lee Nelson, handed Mrs May her termination ...

UK employers, already on edge over Labour, worry about May's "tinkering" - Reuters

LONDON, Oct 4 (Reuters) - British business leaders reacted warily to Prime Minister Theresa May's plan for more government intervention in power and housing markets, and said big unanswered questions about Brexit would drag on the economy.

Cough, prankster make May's British Dream speech a nightmare - ABC News

Embattled British Prime Minister Theresa May promised to restore the "British Dream" Wednesday, in a nightmare speech that saw her plagued by a cough and interrupted by a prankster, while parts of the backdrop fell down as she was speaking.

What did May's speech promise on housing? Not a lot - The Guardian

Saved for the final day of Conservative party conference, Theresa May's speech was planned as the crowning glory of the week in Manchester, yet descended into a catastrophic charade, with the stage falling apart, endless coughing fits and a prankster ...

Theresa May struggles to sell vision of the 'British Dream' - Deutsche Welle

Theresa May was beset with coughing fits and interupted by a protest and faulty lettering at her party's annual conference. She attempted to sell her position as a free market enthusiast but also a compassionate leader. UK Slogan Parteitag der ...

UPDATE 5-Prankster, coughing fits mar Theresa May's speech to activists - London South East (blog)

MANCHESTER, England, Oct 4 (Reuters) - British Prime Minister Theresa May's bid to reassert her dwindling authority was marred on Wednesday by a calamitous keynote speech interrupted by repeated coughing fits, a prankster and even letters of her ...

Theresa May survives obstacle course to complete keynote speech - expressandstar.com

The PM was interrupted by a heckler and then by a persistent cough during her keynote address. Subscribe to our daily newsletter. Sign Up. Theresa May's attempt to restore momentum to her premiership with promises of help for cash-strapped voters has ...

Theresa May suffers coughing fit fiasco in cringeworthy Tory conference speech - Daily Star

THERESA May's Conservative Party Conference speech descended into farce when she suffered an embarrassing coughing fit and was interrupted by a prankster. 0. By Joshua Nevett / Published 4th October 2017. Play Video. Play. Mute. Current Time 0:00.

The key points from Theresa May's big Conservative conference speech - ChronicleLive

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The Prankster who Interrupted Theresa May's Speech Has Struck Before - TIME

British Prime Minister Theresa May's speech at the Conservative Party conference on Wednesday was interrupted by a protester who handed her a P45 form — roughly equivalent to a pink slip — and shouted “Boris made me do it” as he was dragged off ...