Who Will Be Announced As The Prime Minister Of UK?

Liz Truss or Rishi Sunak could be the next Prime Minister of the UK

Boris Johnson's successor as UK Prime Minister will be revealed later

Both candidates have promised tough action to tackle the UK's current cost of living

The new prime minister will inherit a flagging economy, with inflation at a 40-year high and energy bills soaring.

The incoming government will freeze energy prices, a possible move by Ms Truss's team not ruled out

Mr Sunak, the former chancellor, criticized his tax-cut plans during the weeks-long contest.

The seven-week leadership contest ended Mr Johnson's turbulent three-year tenure

On his last day in office, Mr Johnson will speak to Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelenskyi on the telephone.

Mr Sunk announced a £15bn payout as chancellor, including a £400 payout for all households.

The next Tory leader will travel to Scotland's Balmoral Castle to be appointed by the Queen instead of Buckingham Palace.

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