Boris Johnson has begun altering his prime crew, and we already know among the casualties of his newest reshuffle.
That is who’s in and who’s out of the prime minister’s cupboard.
After a tough 18 months as training secretary amid the COVID-19 pandemic, Gavin Williamson has been removed from the role.
In a Twitter publish, Mr Williamson stated: “It has been a privilege to function training secretary since 2019.
“Regardless of the challenges of the worldwide pandemic, I am notably pleased with the transformational reforms I’ve led in post-16 training: in additional training schools, our expertise agenda, apprenticeships and extra.”
He was not essentially one of many names tipped for the chop, however Robert Buckland is out as justice secretary.
Sky’s chief political correspondent Jon Craig suggests his elimination means the PM needs his job for another person, possibly present Overseas Secretary Dominic Raab.
The housing, communities and native authorities secretary tweeted to say it has been a “large privilege” to serve within the position.
He added he would “proceed to help the prime minister and the federal government in each method I can”, suggesting he has not been given one other job within the cupboard.