William Hague to stand down as MP at next election

William Hague will step down as an MP at the next general election, David Cameron has announced, as he paid tribute to the outgoing Foreign Secretary.


1/2 I'd like to pay an enormous tribute to @williamjhague who is standing down as an MP at the next election.


2/2 Until then, I'm delighted he'll remain my de facto political deputy, play a key campaigning role and be Leader of the House of Commons.


Cameron: New Cabinet team 'reflects modern Britain'

Prime Minister David Cameron has said his new Cabinet "has the ability to take this country forward." Mr Cameron is expected to finalise the lower ranks of government this morning, before taking questions in the Commons.