Jeremy Corbyn Confirms his New Shadow Cabinet


Jeremy Corbyn, the Leader of the Opposition, has confirmed his new shadow Cabinet after nearly two thirds resigned over the weekend. The new line-up is confirmed as:

Leader – Jeremy Corbyn (Islington North)

Shadow Chancellor of the Exchequer – John McDonnell (Hayes & Harlington)

Shadow Chief Secretary to the Treasury – Rebecca Long-Bailey (Salford & Eccles)

Shadow Foreign Secretary – Emily Thornberry (Islington South & Finsbury)

Shadow Health Secretary – Diane Abbott (Hackney North & Stoke Newington)

Shadow International Development Secretary – Kate Osamor (Edmonton)

Shadow Environment, Food and Rural Affairs Secretary – Rachel Maskell (York Central)

Shadow Lord President of the Council and Campaigns and Elections Director – Jon Trickett (Hemsworth)

Deputy Leader of the Party, Party Chair and Shadow Minister for the Cabinet Office – Tom Watson (West Bromwich East)

Shadow Home Secretary – Andy Burnham (Leigh)

Shadow Secretary of State for Communities and Local Government and Shadow Minister for the Constitutional Convention – Grahame Morris (Easington)

Shadow Secretary of State for Justice and Shadow Lord Chancellor – Richard Burgon (Leeds East)

Shadow Secretary of State for Energy and Climate Change – Barry Gardiner (Brent North)

Shadow Minister for Women and Equalities – Angela Rayner (Ashton-under-Lyne)

Shadow Secretary of State for Work and Pensions – Debbie Abrahams (Oldham East & Saddleworth)

Shadow Education Secretary – Pat Glass (North-West Durham)

Shadow Transport Secretary – Andy McDonald (Middlesbrough)

Shadow Defence Secretary – Clive Lewis (Norwich South)

Shadow Voter Engagement and Youth Affairs – Cat Smith (Lancaster & Fleetwood)

Shadow Northern Ireland Secretary – Dave Anderson (Blaydon)

Shadow Minister without Portfolio (attends Shadow Cabinet) – Jonathan Ashworth (Leicester South)