Former Brexit secretary tipped for DEFRA top job

Stephen Barclay, the secretary of state at the now defunct Department for Exiting the EU (DExEU), is being lined up to replace Theresa Villiers in a cabinet reshuffle expected this week, according to reports.

by Simon Pickstone
Prime minister Boris Johnson is expected to reward former Brexit secretary Stephen Barclary for his work at DExEU with another cabinet post. Stephen Barclay Photograph: NurPhoto/Getty Images
Prime minister Boris Johnson is expected to reward former Brexit secretary Stephen Barclary for his work at DExEU with another cabinet post. Stephen Barclay Photograph: NurPhoto/Getty Images

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