All change as Theresa May puts together new cabinet

New Prime Minister Theresa May has been putting together her new cabinet, with several MPs in our region getting new roles.

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Queen approves Truss as first female Lord Chancellor

The Queen has officially approved Truss. Credit: Downing Street

The Queen has officially approved the appointment of South West Norfolk MP Liz Truss as the new Justice Secretary.

Truss has also been confirmed as the first female Lord Chancellor, meaning she is the highest officer of the Crown.

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