British Prime Minister Theresa May and husband Philip stand on the doorstep for the final time after she made her final address to the public on Downing Street on July 24, 2019 in London, England. Theresa May has been leader of the Conservative Party since 13th July 2016. Today she makes her final statement to the country as British Prime Minister. Boris Johnson, MP for Uxbridge and South Ruislip, was elected leader of the Conservative and Unionist Party yesterday receiving 66 percent of the votes cast by Conservative party members. He is due to take the office of Prime Minister this afternoon.