A petition launched against the Conservatives joining a coalition with the DUP has attracted almost 450,000 signatures in 12 hours.
The petition states that Theresa May would not be involved in a coalition of chaos and asks for the Prime Minister to resign.
The move comes after the Prome Minister said she would seek to form a minority government with a “confidence and supply” agreement with the controversial Northern Irish party.
Many have been quick to condemn the move to prop up the government with the DUP due to their stance on LGBT rights, abortion and climate change.
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In an apparent criticism of the plan, Ruth Davidson tweeted a link to a speech she made in favour of marriage equality, with the message: “As a Protestant Unionist about to marry an Irish Catholic, here’s the Amnesty Pride …