This week’s Political Updates, covers moves and changes at all levels of government.
Department for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy
Rob Varley has stood down as Chief Executive of the Met Office. Nick Jobling has been appointed to the position on a temporary basis.
David Thorburn has resigned from the Prudential Regulation Committee.
Foreign and Commonwealth Office
NneNne Iwuji-Eme will succeed Joanna Kuenssberg as British High Commissioner to the Republic of Mozambique.
Department for Education
Jeanne Watson and Robert Burgess have been reappointed as members of the School Teachers’ Review Body.
Alan Meyrick has been appointed Chief Executive of the Teaching Regulation Agency.
Department for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs
Henry Dimbleby has been appointed as lead non-executive board member.
Colin Day, Ben Goldsmith, Elizabeth Buchanan and Lizzie Noel have been appointed as non-executive board members.
House of Commons
William Wragg has left and Luke Graham has been appointed as a member.
Northern Ireland Affairs Committee
Maria Caulfield has left and Robert Goodwill has been appointed as a member.
Women and Equalities Committee
Vicky Ford has been appointed as a member.
Rehman Chishti has left and Luke Hall has been appointed as a member.
Joint Committee on Consolidation, &c.
Amanda Milling and Mims Davies have left. Bim Afolami and Colin Clark have been appointed as members.
This week, the European Parliament is holding a plenary session in Strasbourg.