Outgoing Cameron gets standing ovation by MPs ahead of leaving No. 10
13 July 2016,
London: Outgoing British Prime Minister David Cameron was given a standing ovation at the House of Commons by Conservative MPs after his final Prime Minister’s Questions, as he prepared to hand over power to Theresa May.
Cameron spoke in the House ahead of going to Buckingham Palace to tender his resignation to the Queen.
Cameron told MPs he would “miss the roar of the crowd”, BBC reported.
Defending his achievements in office, he said there had been many “amazing moments” during his six years in power.
Home Secretary Theresa May is preparing to succeed Cameron after her own audience with the Queen.
After assuming office, May will set about naming her new frontbench team.
Conservative MPs rose to applaud Cameron at the end of his 182nd session as Prime Minister, with Labour MPs, led by Jeremy Corbyn, also joining in.
David Cameron outside 10, Downing Street; will now head to Buckingham Palace to tender his resignation as PM of UK. pic.twitter.com/VpndP2zDv8