Damian Hinds is to leave the Cabinet following the appointment of Boris Johnson as the new Prime Minister. Hinds had served as the Secretary of State for Education since 2018.
Hinds posted on Twitter:
“It has been the greatest privilege to serve as Education Secretary. Thank you to the brilliant team at @educationgovuk. And thank you to everyone working in education and children’s care, for all you do. I look forward to supporting the government from the backbenches.”