5am update: Conservatives set to miss out on majority

The exit polls had it right: Theresa May’s gamble has backfired. The Conservatives are on course to lose their overall majority, dropping seats to Labour not only in metropolitan London, but also in Leave-supporting places such as Ipswich, Peterborough and High Peak. A non-committal Theresa May, who easily won her seat in Maidenhead, said her […]