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Last Updated: Saturday, 7 May 2005, 09:52 GMT 10:52 UK
The new Cabinet
Tony Blair has announced the first Cabinet of his third term as prime minister.

PRIME MINISTER

Tony Blair

DEPUTY PM AND FIRST SECRETARY OF STATE

John Prescott

CHANCELLOR

Gordon Brown

CONSTITUTIONAL AFFAIRS

Lord Falconer

CHIEF WHIP

Hilary Armstrong

COMMONS LEADER

Geoff Hoon

COMMUNITIES AND LOCAL GOVERNMENT

David Miliband, first job in the Cabinet after stints in the Cabinet Office and as schools standards minister.

CULTURE, MEDIA AND SPORT

Tessa Jowell

DEFENCE

John Reid, moves from health to replace Geoff Hoon

DUCHY OF LANCASTER

John Hutton, new to the Cabinet

EDUCATION AND SKILLS

Ruth Kelly

ENVIRONMENT, FOOD AND RURAL AFFAIRS

Margaret Beckett

FOREIGN SECRETARY

Jack Straw

HEALTH

Patricia Hewitt, moves from post of trade secretary to replace John Reid

HOME SECRETARY

Charles Clarke

INTERNATIONAL DEVELOPMENT

Hilary Benn

LEADER OF THE HOUSE OF LORDS

Baroness Amos

NORTHERN IRELAND

Peter Hain, moves to replace Paul Murphy, giving up role as Leader of the House of Commons, but keeping Wales Office portfolio

PRODUCTIVITY, ENERGY AND INDUSTRY

Alan Johnson, moves from post as secretary of work and pensions to replace Patricia Hewitt

TRANSPORT

Alistair Darling keeps the transport job and remains secretary of state for Scotland

TREASURY CHIEF SECRETARY

Des Browne, newcomer to the Cabinet after time as immigration minister

WITHOUT PORTFOLIO

Ian McCartney

WORK AND PENSIONS

David Blunkett, returns to Cabinet just five months after resigning as home secretary

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Who's who in the Cabinet reshuffle



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