Theresa May speech: Prime Minister set to tell Tories to 'shape up' and focus on working for ordinary voters at Conservative party conference
Wednesday, 4 October 2017 Welcome to The Independent's liveblog on the final day of the Conservative party conference. We'll be bringing you all the latest updates as Theresa May gives one of the most important speeches of her political career – and her first to the party faithful since gambling away the party's majority at the general election.
On Friday, British Prime Minister Theresa May said that she planned to stay on as leader to provide stability after a former chairman of her Conservative Party claimed he had the support of 30 lawmakers who wanted her to resign. Just 18 months before the country leaves the European Union and must...
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