Ministerial role

Assistant Government Whip

Current role holder: Eddie Hughes MP


Whips are MPs or Lords appointed by each party to help organise their party’s contribution to parliamentary business. They are responsible for making sure the maximum number of their party members vote, and vote the way their party wants.

Current role holder

Eddie Hughes MP

Eddie Hughes was appointed as an Assistant Government Whip on 14 February 2020.

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Previous holders of this role

  1. James Morris MP

    2019 to 2020

  2. Matt Warman MP

    2019 to 2019

  3. Nusrat Ghani MP

    2018 to 2019

  4. Graham Stuart MP

    2016 to 2018

  5. Guy Opperman MP

    2015 to 2016