Promotion to the Whips Office

David Evennett, MP for Bexleyheath and Crayford, has been appointed Lord Commissioner of Her Majesty’s Treasury by the Prime Minister this afternoon (5 September).

This is an official title given to a Member of Parliament appointed to the Government Whips Office and is a Ministerial role.

Mr Evennett was formerly the Parliamentary Private Secretary to Rt Hon Michael Gove MP, Secretary of State for Education.