Tory leadership: Theresa May tops first vote but Fox and Crabb out

July 6, 2016 12:24 AM

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Theresa May has won the first round of the contest to become the next Tory leader and PM and says she is the only candidate left who can unite the party.

The home secretary got 165 of 329 votes cast by Tory MPs. Andrea Leadsom came second with 66 and Michael Gove got 48.

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