You would have to go back more than 20 years to find a time when fewer secretaries of state held northern constituencies.
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Seema Kennedy becomes the Prime Minister’s second PPS. Brexiteer Kwasi Kwarteng is PPS to Philip Hammond. And much, much more.
Continuing our ConservativeHome series on the key contests in each region or nation.
Nineteen Members of Parliament have so far declared publicly.
And Labour is torn between between exploiting those perils and being seen to cooperate with the Government on the EU.
Given the slow pace of change in Brussels, the vote could still go ahead on Tuesday.
Downing Street had hoped that this generation would be more personally loyal to the Prime Minister.
On the surface, this intake looks different from those that have preceded it – and is in some respects. But beneath it, this is in many ways a very traditional Tory group.
Meet the Tory MPs, MEPs, peers and office holders who will be campaigning for ‘fundamental change’… or Brexit.
The results here find the Tories struggling to break through, but also a strong indication of the rewards should they do so.
We reveal who will sit on the Communities and Local Government, Environment and Rural Affairs, Justice, Public Accounts and Science and Technology committees.
Ministers who want Brexit should be free to campaign for No during the referendum. And the Prime Minister should be free to get on with the renegotiation he wants.