Cabinet reshuffle

Share this article
Have your say

David Cameron’s Cabinet reshuffle benefits from continuity with key ministers, clearly on top of their brief, left in post rather than being pointlessly moved.

Among the Lib Dem vacancies was the poisoned chalice of Energy Secretary and Amber Rudd must now limit the damage caused by Ed Miliband’s Climate Change Act.

Another welcome newcomer is the über-competent Sajid Javid who takes over from Vince Cable in the Business Department to the relief of the entire business community.

Finally I wait to see how the BBC’s overpaid suits and archaic licence fee will fare under John Whittingdale while my heart will delight in any aside Anna Soubry cares to make.

(Dr) John Cameron

Howard Place

St Andrews