Drama documentary How May Became PM tells the story of the Conservative Party’s 2016 leadership campaign, from the day David Cameron resigned to the day Theresa May became Prime Minister.
Based on exhaustive research and first-person testimonies, this dramatised narrative goes beyond the headlines to lay bare the politicking and positioning, betrayals and blunders of this extraordinary political time. The programme also features key interviews with people who were intimately involved in the campaigns of the main contenders.
This programme is part of a series marking Brexit – One Year On.
Theresa Vs. Boris: How May Became PM airs Sunday 18 June 2017 from 9.00pm-10.15pm on BBC Two