Mel Stride Sacked From Cabinet

Mel Stride has been sacked from the Cabinet by Boris Johnson, the new Prime Minister. Stride had served as the Leader of the Commons since 23 May 2019.

Stride posted on Twitter:

“Huge honour to have served as Lord President and Leader of the House. Looking forward to continuing to support my constituents and our PM from backbenches. Huge thanks to all who supported me so brilliantly during my 5 yrs in govt – in the whips office, HMT and in Leader’s Office.”