Reshuffle

Jo Johnson’s ministerial move is the latest in a strange reshuffle

9 January 2018 12:40

Jo Johnson hasn’t had the best week. He’s spent most of it defending the decision to appoint Toby Young to…

Reshuffles can often make matters much worse

8 January 2018 14:31

As with most reshuffles, today’s is being viewed largely as a test of the Prime Minister’s strength. Will she move…

Anne Milton’s Wikipedia edited from Parliament ahead of reshuffle

8 January 2018 10:14

Theresa May’s reshuffle is imminent. Although Cabinet’s big beasts are thought to be safe, Justine Greening and Greg Clark are…

Can Theresa May’s reshuffle live up to the hype?

5 January 2018 18:25

Theresa May is expected to reshuffle her Cabinet early next week. Unfortunately for Theresa May, she’s been expected to do…

Theresa May shouldn’t overpromise on a reshuffle

2 January 2018 11:22

Will Theresa May really go for a wide-ranging reshuffle in the next few weeks? Westminster wisdom has long been that…

Theresa May needs to promote new ideas, not just new names

9 October 2017 17:06

Theresa May is threatening a reshuffle – and would be wise to threaten it for as long as possible as…

Jacob Rees-Mogg drops a hint about what job he wants in the reshuffle

5 September 2017 19:45

Although Jacob Rees-Mogg likes to insist that he is an unsuitable candidate for the role of Prime Minister, he still…

Should Tory MPs want a reshuffle promotion from Theresa May anyway?

4 September 2017 15:58

Who does Theresa May want to promote in her reshuffle? On our Coffee House Shots podcast today, we discuss how…

Forget Michael Gove or the rise of the Remainers. The reshuffle is about the march of the moderates

12 June 2017 8:24

Michael Gove will get all the headlines, and there is something darkly ironic about his appointment. Theresa May may be…

News from Labour: Labour says Labour is pro-women

7 January 2016 17:42

It’s safe to say this week hasn’t been the best for Labour. As well as a never-ending reshuffle saga, Corbyn was…

Won’t somebody in Labour think of the mayoral contest?

4 January 2016 16:17

Jeremy Corbyn is currently conducting his reshuffle, with a group of journalists huddled at a discreet distance from the Labour…

Jeremy Corbyn puts hacks on the naughty step

4 January 2016 15:25

When Jeremy Corbyn formed his Shadow Cabinet after he was voted in as Labour leader, he soon became the subject…

How David Cameron can unite the Tories behind his One Nation conservatism

11 May 2015 7:24

The Cabinet reshuffle is now underway, with IDS back in welfare and Michael Gove as Justice Secretary, with a brief to…

Cabinet reshuffle: George Osborne, Theresa May, Michael Fallon and Philip Hammond remain in their posts

8 May 2015 16:49

David Cameron has ‘reshuffled’ his Cabinet. George Osborne has been re-appointed as Chancellor, and will also be First Secretary of State,…

Many of Britain’s best head teachers backed Michael Gove

21 July 2014 14:09

Reading the papers over the last few days, you’d be forgiven for thinking that no teachers backed Michael Gove and…

Podcast: a misogynistic reshuffle, punishment for ministers and why right-wing women are sexier

17 July 2014 9:44

In this week’s Spectator, Melissa Kite argues that David Cameron’s reshuffle has been soured by misogyny. The PM doesn’t want…

Reshuffle 2014: the fallout

16 July 2014 17:43

New ministers are marching through the corridors of power today with the special ‘I mean business’ walk that denotes an…

The reshuffle responded to the lessons of the European elections

16 July 2014 12:17

The talk before the reshuffle was all about the march of women into the cabinet, but the other story from…

Reshuffle 2014: How will Labour attack?

16 July 2014 8:50

How will Ed Miliband deploy the reshuffle at Prime Minister’s Questions today? The Labour leader may not use it as…

Michael Gove’s campaigning job

23 April 2014 18:22

Who will go where in the forthcoming reshuffle? Guido suggests that Michael Gove could be in for a move to…