Teresa May officially takes over as UK Prime Minister

Date: July 14, 2016

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After meeting with the Queen, Theresa May cofficially takes over as  Prime Minister of Great Britain. She now faces the daunting task of leading the country out of the European Union.

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In her first speech she promised ‘not to govern for the privileged few’ and to unite Britain. A clear message to the First Minister of Scotland who has been threatening a second independence vote. Nicola Sturgeon took to Twitter to congratulate May, saying she hoped to build a ‘constructive working relationship’ despite their differences.