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Theresa May
Theresa Mary, Lady May (; ' Brasier; born 1 October 1956) is a British politician who served as and from 2016 to 2019. May served as from 2010 to 2016 in the and has been the (MP) for in since . Ideologically, she identifies herself as a . May grew up in and attended . After graduating in 1977, she worked at the and the . She also served as a councillor for Durnsford in . After two unsuccessful attempts to be elected to the , she was elected as the MP for Maidenhead in 1997. From 1999 to 2010, May held several roles in . She was also from 2002 to 2003. Following of after the , May was appointed Home Secretary and but gave up the latter role in 2012. Reappointed after the Conservative success in the , she became the longest-serving Home Secretary in over 60 years. During her tenure she pursued reform of the , implemented a harder line on drugs policy including the banning of and brought in . She also oversaw the introduction of elected , the deportation of and th ...
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Prime Minister Of The United Kingdom
The prime minister of the United Kingdom is the head of government The head of government is either the highest or second-highest official in the Executive (government), executive branch of a sovereign state, a federated state, or a self-governing colony, autonomous region, or other government who often presi ... in the United Kingdom The United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland, commonly known as the United Kingdom (UK) or Britain,Usage is mixed. The Guardian' and Telegraph' use Britain as a synonym for the United Kingdom. Some prefer to use Britain as shorth .... The prime minister advises the sovereign Sovereign is a title which can be applied to the highest leader in various categories. The word is borrowed from Old French Old French (, , ; Modern French French ( or ) is a Romance language of the Indo-European family. It descende ... on the exercise of much of the royal prerogative The royal prerogative is a body of customar ...
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David Davis (British Politician)
David Michael Davis (born 23 December 1948) is a British politician who served as Shadow Home Secretary In British politics The United Kingdom is a unitary state with Devolution in the United Kingdom, devolution that is governed within the framework of a parliamentary democracy under a constitutional monarchy in which the Monarchy of the Uni ... from 2003 to 2008 and as Secretary of State for Exiting the European Union Her Majesty's Principal Secretary of State for Exiting the European Union or, informally, Brexit Secretary, was a secretary of state in the Government of the United Kingdom ga, Rialtas na Ríochta Aontaithe sco, Govrenment o the Unitit ... from 2016 to 2018. A member of the Conservative Party (UK), Conservative Party, he has served as Parliament of the United Kingdom, Member of Parliament (MP) for Haltemprice and Howden (UK Parliament constituency), Haltemprice and Howden, formerly Boothferry (UK Parliament constituency), Boothferry, since ...
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Alan Duncan
Sir Alan James Carter Duncan (born 31 March 1957) is a British Conservative Party Conservative Party may refer to: Europe Current *Croatian Conservative Party, *Conservative Party (Czech Republic) *Conservative People's Party (Denmark) *Conservative Party of Georgia *Conservative Party (Norway) *Conservative Party (UK) Histor ... politician. He was the Member of Parliament A member of parliament (MP) is the representative of the people who live in their constituency An electoral district, also known as an election district, legislative district, voting district, constituency, riding, ward, division, (election) ... (MP) for Rutland and Melton Rutland and Melton is a county constituency spanning Leicestershire and Rutland, represented in the House of Commons of the United Kingdom, House of Commons of the Parliament of the United Kingdom since 2019 United Kingdom general election, 2019 ... and was the Minister of State for Europe and the Americas until his resignat ...
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Shadow Leader Of The House Of Commons
The Shadow Leader of the House of Commons is a member of the Official Opposition Shadow Cabinet responsible for working with the Leader of the House in arranging Commons The commons is the culture, cultural and nature, natural resources accessible to all members of a society, including natural materials such as air, water, and a habitable earth. These resources are held in common, not owned privately. Commons c ... business and holding the Government to account in its overall management of the House. The Shadow Leader also responds to the Business Statement of Leader of House each Thursday, though the Leader of the Opposition The leader of the opposition is a title traditionally held by the leader of the Opposition (parliamentary), largest party not in government in a parliamentary democracy. The leader of the opposition is seen as the alternative prime minister, premi ... exercised this role until the late 1980s. The office is roughly equivalent to the Shadow Leader of ...
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Caroline Spelman
Dame Caroline Alice Spelman (' Cormack; born 4 May 1958) is a British Conservative Party Conservative Party may refer to: Europe Current *Croatian Conservative Party, *Conservative Party (Czech Republic) *Conservative People's Party (Denmark) *Conservative Party of Georgia *Conservative Party (Norway) *Conservative Party (UK) Histor ... politician who served as the Member of Parliament A member of parliament (MP) is the representative of the people who live in their constituency. In many countries with Bicameralism, bicameral parliaments, this term implies members of the lower house, as upper houses often have a different titl ... (MP) for Meriden in the West MidlandsWest Midlands may refer to: Places * West Midlands (region), a region of the United Kingdom **West Midlands (county), the metropolitan county in the West Midlands region ** West Midlands conurbation, the large conurbation in the West Midlands region ... from 1997 to 2019. From May 2010 to September 2012 she ...
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Gillian Shephard
Gillian Patricia Shephard, Baroness Shephard of Northwold, Privy Council of the United Kingdom, PC, Deputy Lieutenant, DL (''née'' Watts; born 22 January 1940), is an English Conservative Party (UK), Conservative politician. She was the Member of Parliament (United Kingdom), Member of Parliament for South West Norfolk (UK Parliament constituency), South West Norfolk and served as a Cabinet Minister, and is now Chairman of the Association of Conservative Peers. Baroness Shephard is currently the chair of the Alumni Association of Oxford University. She was the chair of the Council of the Institute of Education until 2015 and deputy commissioner of the Social Mobility and Child Poverty Commission until 2017. Early life and career The daughter of Reginald and Bertha Watts, she was born in Cromer, Norfolk, and spent her early years in Mundesley on Sea, her father being a haulier with a small garage. She was educated at Paston College#North Walsham High School for Girls, North Wa ...
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William Hague
William Jefferson Hague, Baron Hague of Richmond, (born 26 March 1961) is a British Conservative Conservatism is an aesthetic Aesthetics, or esthetics (), is a branch of philosophy that deals with the nature of beauty and taste (sociology), taste, as well as the philosophy of art (its own area of philosophy that comes out of aest ... politician and life peer In the United Kingdom The United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland, commonly known as the United Kingdom (UK) or Britain,Usage is mixed. The Guardian' and Telegraph' use Britain as a synonym for the United Kingdom. Some prefe ... who served as Leader of the Conservative Party and Leader of the Opposition The Leader of the Opposition is a title traditionally held by the leader of the largest party not in government in a parliamentary democracy. The Leader of the Opposition is seen as the alternative Prime Minister, Premier, First Minister, or Ch ... from 1997 to 2001. He was the M ...
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Eleanor Laing
Eleanor () is a feminine given name A given name (also known as a first name or forename) is the part of a personal name A personal name, or full name, in onomastic Onomastics or onomatology is the study of the etymology, history, and use of proper names. An ''wikt:ortho ..., originally from an Old French Old French (, , ; Modern French French ( or ) is a Romance language The Romance languages, less commonly Latin or Neo-Latin languages, are the modern languages that evolved from Vulgar Latin Vulgar Latin, also known as Popular o ... adaptation of the Old Provençal name ''Aliénor''. It is the name of a number of women of the high nobility in western Europe during the High Middle Ages The High Middle Ages, or High Medieval Period, was the period Period may refer to: Common uses * Era, a length or span of time * Full stop (or period), a punctuation mark Arts, entertainment, and media * Period (music), a concept in musical c .... The name w ...
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Shadow Minister For Women And Equality
The Shadow Secretary of State for Women and Equalities (previously Shadow Minister for Women, Shadow Minister for Women and Equality, Shadow Minister for Women and Equalities) is a position in the United Kingdom's Official Opposition (United Kingdom), Official Opposition, and sits in the Shadow Cabinet. The Shadow Secretary of State is responsible for holding the Minister for Women and Equalities, responsible for the Government Equalities Office, to account and is responsible for Opposition policy on women's and equality issues. The post was upgraded to the Shadow Cabinet rank of Secretary of State (United Kingdom), Shadow Secretary of State following the 2017 United Kingdom general election, snap general election of 2017, with Jeremy Corbyn indicating that if Labour win office at the next election, Women and Equalities will be upgraded to the full status of a government department. Previously, the post was often held together with a Official Opposition Shadow Cabinet (United King ...
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Yvette Cooper
Yvette Cooper (born 20 March 1969) is a British politician serving as Shadow Home Secretary In British politics, the Shadow Home Secretary (formally known as the Shadow Secretary of State for the Home Department), is the person within the shadow cabinet The shadow cabinet or shadow ministry is a feature of the Westminster system of ... since 2021, and previously from 2011 to 2015. A member of the Labour Party Labour Party or Labor Party may refer to: Angola *MPLA, known for some years as "Popular Movement for the Liberation of Angola – Labour Party" Antigua and Barbuda *Antigua and Barbuda Labour Party Argentina *Labour Party (Argentina) Armenia ..., she has been Member of Parliament A member of parliament (MP) is the representative of the people who live in their constituency An electoral district, also known as an election district, legislative district, voting district, constituency, riding, ward, division, (election) ... (MP) for Normanton, Pontefract ...
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Chris Grayling
Christopher Stephen Grayling (born 1 April 1962) is a British Conservative Party Conservative Party may refer to: Europe Current *Croatian Conservative Party, *Conservative Party (Czech Republic) *Conservative People's Party (Denmark) *Conservative Party of Georgia *Conservative Party (Norway) *Conservative Party (UK) Histor ... politician and author who served as Secretary of State for Transport The secretary of state for transport, also referred to as the transport secretary, is a secretary of state in the Government of the United Kingdom The Government of the United Kingdom, domestically referred to as Her Majesty's Governmen ... from 2016 to 2019. He has served as Member of Parliament A member of parliament (MP) is the representative of the people who live in their constituency An electoral district, also known as an election district, legislative district, voting district, constituency, riding, ward, division, (election) ... (MP) for Epsom and Ewell ...
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Shadow Secretary Of State For Work And Pensions
The Shadow Secretary of State for Work and Pensions is an office within British politics held by a member of Her Majesty's Most Loyal Opposition (United Kingdom), Her Majesty's Loyal Opposition. The duty of the office holder is to scrutinise the actions of the government's Secretary of State for Work and Pensions and develop alternative policies. The office holder, currently Jonathan Ashworth, is a member of the Official Opposition Shadow Cabinet (United Kingdom), Shadow Cabinet. List of Shadow Secretaries

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