MEMBERS of Devizes Conservative Constituency party have instructed their chairman to vote to oust Theresa May as Prime Minister.

At an extraordinary meeting of the branch held on Friday at the Bouverie Hall in Pewsey there were 19 votes opposing the motion instructing Constituency Chairman Brigadier Sharpe to vote at the Conservative Party National Convention in London on June 15 for Theresa May to stand down forthwith and 116 in support of the motion.

Both Brigadier Sharpe and Devizes MP Claire Perry were absent from the meeting.