Dewsbury-born Baroness Warsi has been axed in David Cameron's first Cabinet re-shuffle since becoming Prime Minister. Sayeeda Warsi tweeted it had " been a privilege and an honour to serve my party as co-chairman".
Greg Knight, the MP for East Yorkshire, has been given a new job as a Senior Government Whip as David Cameron continues his reshuffle.
Reaction to David Cameron's first major reshuffle of the coalition Government.
Baroness Warsi has lost her job as Conservative Party Co-Chair but will still attend Cabinet after being handed other roles.