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What is the Cabinet?

The table where the Cabinet normally meet

The Cabinet is one of the most important parts of Government.

It's made up of 20 of the most important ministers.

They are each in charge of a particular part of the government, like prisons and police, health, or children's issues.

They meet with the Prime Minister once a week at 10 Downing Street.