MPs in the West offer thanks to outgoing Prime Minister David Cameron

Prime Minister David Cameron smiles as he sits down after finishing his last PMQs in the House of Commons, London. Credit: PA Wire

Many of region's MPs have been paying tribute to outgoing Prime Minister David Cameron who will officially offer his resignation later today.>Home Secretary Theresa May will take over this evening after her remaining rival for the Conservative leadership Andrea Leadsom pulled out on Monday.>Mr Cameron was [given a standing ovation at the end of his last PMQs.](http://David Cameron receives standing ovation at final PMQs)

Several Conservative MPs have since taken to Twitter to offer their gratitude to Mr Cameron who was in the position for six years.