The BBC has glossed over May’s disastrous capitulation this week, eventually mentioning her cowardly decision not even to contest opposition amendments to the Tories’ Budget bill – only the third time in UK history a government has failed to get a Budget through Parliament intact – but has not touched on its wider significance.
But to its credit, ITV’s main news bulletin did:
(Video courtesy of Dev Raval. Subtitles by SKWAWKBOX)
The broadcaster told it as it is: Theresa May sits in Downing Street, but she has lost her ability to govern.
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