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What the papers say – December 13

What the papers say – December 13 Photo: PA

Leave and Remain have been the two threads running through British politics for a number of years and it was a similar case on Wednesday with Theresa May facing a no-confidence vote.

Thursday’s papers lead on the fallout after a dramatic day in Westminster, with the Times saying a “wounded” Mrs May “survives”, but that she was forced to give up leading the party into the next election in order to get over the line.

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The Daily Telegraph runs with a picture of a smiling Mrs May, but the paper says the result “leaves the Conservative party more divided than ever” and will make it harder for her to pass her Brexit deal.

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The Guardian says the scale of rebellion against Mrs May – 117 of the 317 votes – is “damaging”.

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The Financial Times reports the margin of Mrs May’s victory will “fail to quash revolt”.

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The Metro leads on Mrs May “staying put”, with a headline riffing on a poster produced by the Government before the Second World War.

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The i says Mrs May got a “stay of execution” following a “day of chaos at Westminster”.

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While the Independent says the Tory “civil war” goes on.

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The Daily Mirror peppers some festive-themed funnies on to its front page, with the headline “It’s lame duck for Christmas”.

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The Sun says Mrs May has been left “wounded” by the “battering”.

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But the Daily Mail says she has seen off plotters and encourages her to finish the job of delivering Brexit.

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The Daily Express runs with a similar theme.

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And the Daily Star reports that I’m A Celeb winner Harry Redknapp once brought a fake television.

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