Video Explainer: How the Conservative party trigger a leadership vote!

With at least 48 Conservatives MPs having submitted a letter of no confidence in the Prime Minister, Theresa May, we look at how the party deals with a leadership vote.

Watch our video to understand the steps that may occur if Theresa May is to be overthrown

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Conservative MP Jacob Rees-Mogg speaking outside the House of Parliament in London after he handed in his letter of no-confidence to Sir Graham Brady, chairman of the 1922 Committee, saying Theresa May's Brexit deal has turned out to be worse than anticipated and fails to meet the promises given to the nation by the Prime Minister

Conservative MP Jacob Rees-Mogg speaking outside the House of Parliament in London after he handed in his letter of no-confidence to Sir Graham Brady, chairman of the 1922 Committee, saying Theresa May's Brexit deal has turned out to be worse than anticipated and fails to meet the promises given to the nation by the Prime Minister