Press release

Ministerial appointments - House of Lords

This news article was published under the 2010 to 2015 Conservative and Liberal Democrat coalition government

Details of recent ministerial appointments have been announced.

The Queen has been pleased to approve the following appointments:

  • Lord Henley, currently  Parliamentary Under Secretary of State at the Department for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs, to become a Minister of State at the Home Office
  • Lord Taylor of Holbeach CBE, currently a Lord in Waiting, to become Parliamentary Under Secretary of State at the Department for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs
  • Baroness Stowell of Beeston to become a Baroness in Waiting

Baroness Browning is stepping down from the Government on health grounds.