Truss and Hancock get roles in Cabinet, David Cameron announces

PUBLISHED: 15:32 11 May 2015 | UPDATED: 15:32 11 May 2015

Liz Truss outside Swaffham Assembly Rooms. Picture: Ian Burt

Liz Truss outside Swaffham Assembly Rooms. Picture: Ian Burt


Thetford and Brandon’s MPs, Elizabeth Truss and Matthew Hancock, have been given Cabinet posts by David Cameron.

Richard Porritt interviews Matthew Hancock MP at Westminster.Richard Porritt interviews Matthew Hancock MP at Westminster.

Ms Truss, MP for South West Norfolk, retained her job as Secretary of State for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs after a series of announcements by the Prime Minister’s office today.

Mr Hancock gets a new role, being named as Minister for Cabinet Office and Paymaster General, having previously served as Minister for Business, Enterprise and Energy.

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