Northern Powerhouse minister quits Government

Jake Berry
Northern Powerhouse minister Jake Berry has quit the Government in a day when it emerged the role would no longer attend Cabinet and he turned down another job.It is a surprise twist at the end of a dramatice day of Boris Johnson's reshuffle that had already seen the Chancellor Sajid Javid depart unexpectedly to be replaced by Yorkshire MP Rishi Sunak.The North West lost a second minister with the sacking of Tatton MP Esther McVey from her role as housing minister.North East MP Simon Clarke, who had been Exchequer Secr... You can carry on reading for free, but you have reached the maximum number of pages an unregistered user can view. To register for an account, click here or login below...