Nick Boles


Nick Boles served as Minister of State jointly for the Department for Business, Innovation and Skills and the Department for Education from July 2014 until July 2016. Previously he served as Parliamentary Under Secretary of State for Planning from September 2012 until July 2014. Nick was elected as the Conservative MP for Grantham and Stamford in May 2010.

Previous roles in government

  1. Minister of State for Skills

    • 2014 to 2016
  2. Parliamentary Under Secretary of State for Planning

    • 2012 to 2014


  1. Technical education overhaul unveiled by Skills Minister
  2. UKAEA apprentices win 2016 Brathay Apprentice Challenge
  3. Antony Jenkins appointed as shadow chair of the Institute for Apprenticeships
  4. UKAEA announced as Apprentice Team of the Year Finalist
  5. Lord Sugar appointed government’s enterprise tsar
  6. Top apprentices to star in government campaign to get young people learning and earning
  7. Do it like Sir Alex
  8. Announcement of taskforce to look at improving accessibility of apprenticeships for people with learning disabilities
  9. Government confirms £80 million for National Colleges to deliver the workforce of tomorrow
  10. Trade Union Act becomes law