“27 Bills and draft Bills are being announced today…which will deliver on these themes.”
“My government’s priority is to secure the best possible deal as the country leaves the European Union.”
The complete team is now in place.
A summary of the news from the junior ranks to date. Announcements of appointments yet to conclude.
“To be a political leader…and to live as a committed Christian…has felt impossible for me.” Farron’s resignation statement in full.
He says that this is especially so in “a progressive, liberal party”
Bringing this Vote Leave champion into government will calm Brexiteer nerves.
CABINET RESHUFFLE: LIVE BLOG. Green is First Secretary of State – in effect, Deputy Prime Minister. And Gove is back at the top.
Gauke is uncorked as Work and Pensions Secretary. Truss replaces him as Treasury Chief Secretary. Leadsom is the new Leader of the House.
The former MP for Croydon Central will be a calming presence after the turbulent departure of Timothy and Hill.
First Timothy quits as May’s co-Chief of Staff. Now Hill, the other co-Chief of Staff, has gone too.
Memo to Downing Street, CCHQ and the whips. Don’t forget to look after the Tory MPs who lost their seats.
All made a real contribution to the Party and to public life, and they must not be forgotten in the post-election turmoil.
“This Government will guide the country through the crucial Brexit talks that begin in just 10 days.”
Our rolling list of seats changing hands.
Those who are left of party centre are breaking cover to attack ‘Mayism’, whilst Brexiteers seem to be rallying around the Prime Minister.
As the SNP have a terrible night, the Tories post their best seat total north of the border since 1983.
Concluding our ConservativeHome series on the key contests in each region or nation.