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Ministerial changes

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

Appointment of Viscount Younger of Leckie as a Parliamentary Under Secretary of State at BIS and Lord Popat of Harrow as a Government Whip.

Changes to Government

The Queen has been pleased to approve the appointments of:

  • Viscount Younger of Leckie as a Parliamentary Under Secretary of State at the Department for Business, Innovation and Skills following the resignation from Government of Lord Marland; and

  • Lord Popat of Harrow as a Lord in Waiting (Government Whip).