Former prime minister Theresa May clashes with Michael Gove in the House of Commons, over the decision for the next national security adviser (NSA) to be a political appointee, rather than a civil service appointment.The role of national security adviser has been filled by Sir Mark Sedwill since April 2017 – he was later also appointed to head up the civil service as Cabinet Secretary in June 2018.Following the announcement that Sir Mark will step down in September, the UK’s current EU negotiator David Frost is set to take up the role.
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The UK left the European Union on January 31. Here we look at the latest figures and key dates in the ongoing Brexit process. A report has revealed that prime minister Theresa May, and Boris Johnson, both failed to defend the civil service when MPs and the media questioned its impartiality over Brexit.
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Demonstrators gathered near Russell Square in London on Wednesday, July 24, as Queen Elizabeth II formally asked newly elected Conservative Party leader Boris Johnson to form a government. The protest,..