The reshuffle of the Tory cabinet saw Christopher Pincher, MP for Tamworth become the 19th housing minister since 1997.

Christopher Pincher

Christopher Pincher

Esther McVey, who was sacked from her role as housing minister yesterday, has been replaced by the former minister of state for Europe and the Americas.

 

Pincher becomes the 10th housing minister in the past decade.

Robert Jenrick remains secretary of state for housing, communities and local government.