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PARLIAMENT

After the drama of yesterday’s Cabinet reshuffle today has been rather quieter, with Theresa May in Scotland to meet Nicola Sturgeon. We’ve now had the first ministerial announcements and, assuming the rest aren’t delayed by the attempted military coup in Turkey, we’ll keep this post updated as more come in.

IN:

  • Penny Mordaunt, Work and Pensions Minister
  • Mike Penning, Defence Minister
  • Brandon Lewis, Police and Fire Service Minister
  • Matt Hancock, Digital Policy Minister
  • Jane Ellison, Financial Secretary to the Treasury
  • Jo Johnson, Universities and Science (joint Home Office/Business)
  • John Hayes, Transport Minister
  • Damian Hinds, Work and Pensions Minister
  • Greg Hands, International Trade Minister
  • Robert Goodwill, Immigration Minister

OUT:

  • Anna Soubry, formerly Small Business Minister
  • Ros Altmann, formerly Pensions Minister
  • Ed Vaizey, formerly Culture Minister

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