Soubry and Gauke given new ministerial roles

David Cameron has announced a new raft of ministerial appointments, including David Gauke to Education Secretary Nicky Morgan's previous role of Financial Secretary to the Treasury and Anna Soubry to Minister of State for Defence.


David Gauke has been appointed as Financial Secretary to the Treasury @hmtreasury #reshuffle


John Hayes has been appointed as Minister of State @transportgovuk and continues as Minister of State @cabinetofficeuk #reshuffle


Anna Soubry has been promoted to Minister of State at Ministry of Defence. @defencehq #reshuffle


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.