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1990 - Her Majesty’s Government (November 1990)

Below is the complete list of Her Majesty’s Government, as of November 1990.


MEMBERS OF THE CABINET

(Formed by the Rt. Hon. John Major, MP, November 1990)

PRIME MINISTER, FIRST LORD OF THE TREASURY AND MINISTER FOR THE CIVIL SERVICE - The Rt. Hon. John Major, MP

LORD CHANCELLOR - The Rt. Hon. The Lord Mackay of Clashfern

SECRETARY OF STATE FOR FOREIGN AND COMMONWEALTH AFFAIRS - The Rt. Hon. Douglas Hurd, CBE, MP

LORD PRIVY SEAL AND LEADER OF THE HOUSE OF LORDS - The Rt. Hon. The Lord Waddington, QC

SECRETARY OF STATE FOR THE HOME DEPARTMENT - The Rt. Hon. Kenneth Baker, MP

CHANCELLOR OF THE EXCHEQUER - The Rt. Hon. Norman Lamont, MP

SECRETARY OF STATE FOR THE ENVIRONMENT - The Rt. Hon. Michael Heseltine, MP

SECRETARY OF STATE FOR DEFENCE - The Rt. Hon. Tom King, MP

SECRETARY OF STATE FOR EDUCATION AND SCIENCE - The Rt. Hon. Kenneth Clarke, QC, MP

LORD PRESIDENT OF THE COUNCIL AND LEADER OF THE HOUSE OF COMMONS - The Rt. Hon. John MacGregor, OBE, MP

SECRETARY OF STATE FOR TRANSPORT - The Rt. Hon. Malcolm Rifkind, QC, MP

SECRETARY OF STATE FOR ENERGY - The Rt. Hon. John Wakeham, MP

SECRETARY OF STATE FOR SOCIAL SECURITY - The Rt. Hon. Tony Newton, OBE, MP

CHANCELLOR OF THE DUCHY OF LANCASTER - The Rt. Hon. Chris Patten, MP

SECRETARY OF STATE FOR NORTHERN IRELAND - The Rt. Hon. Peter Brooke, MP

MINISTER OF AGRICULTURE, FISHERIES AND FOOD - The Rt. Hon. John Gummer, MP

SECRETARY OF STATE FOR EMPLOYMENT - The Rt. Hon. Michael Howard, QC, MP

SECRETARY OF STATE FOR WALES - The Rt. Hon. David Hunt, MBE, MP

SECRETARY OF STATE FOR TRADE AND INDUSTRY AND PRESIDENT OF THE BOARD OF TRADE - The Rt. Hon. Peter Lilley, MP

SECRETARY OF STATE FOR HEALTH - The Rt. Hon. William Waldegrave, MP

SECRETARY OF STATE FOR SCOTLAND - The Rt. Hon. Ian Lang, MP

CHIEF SECRETARY TO THE TREASURY - The Rt. Hon. David Mellor, QC, MP


LAW OFFICERS

ATTORNEY GENERAL - The Rt. Hon. Sir Patrick Mayhew, QC, MP

LORD ADVOCATE - The Rt. Hon. The Lord Fraser of Carmyllie, QC

SOLICITOR-GENERAL - The Rt. Hon. Sir Nicholas Lyell, QC, MP


MINISTERS NOT IN THE CABINET

PARLIAMENTARY SECRETARY TO THE TREASURY - The Rt. Hon. Richard Ryder, OBE, MP

MINISTER OF STATE, PRIVY COUNCIL OFFICE, (MINISTER FOR THE ARTS) - The Rt. Hon. Tim Renton, MP


MINISTERS OF STATE, FOREIGN AND COMMONWEALTH OFFICE -

Minister for Overseas Development - The Rt. Hon. Lynda Chalker, MP

The Rt. Hon. The Earl of Caithness

The Hon. Douglas Hogg, QC, MP

Tristan Garel-Jones, Esq, MP


MINISTERS OF STATE, HOME OFFICE -

The Rt. Hon. The Earl Ferrers

The Rt. Hon. John Patten, Esq, MP

The Rt. Hon. Mrs. Angela Rumbold, CBE, MP


FINANCIAL SECRETARY TO THE TREASURY - The Hon. Francis Maude, MP

MINISTER OF STATE, TREASURY - Mrs. Gillian Shephard, MP


MINISTERS OF STATE, DEPARTMENT OF THE ENVIRONMENT -

Minister for Local Government and Inner Cities - Michael Portillo, Esq, MP

Minister for the Environment and Countryside - David Trippier, Esq, RD, MP

Minister for Housing and Planning - Sir George Young, MP

The Baroness Blatch, CBE


MINISTERS OF STATE, MINISTRY OF DEFENCE -

Minister of State for the Armed Forces - The Rt. Hon. Archibald Hamilton, MP

Minister of State for Defence Procurement - The Rt. Hon. Alan Clark, MP


MINISTER OF STATE, DEPARTMENT OF EDUCATION AND SCIENCE - Tim Eggar, Esq, MP


MINISTERS OF STATE, DEPARTMENT OF TRANSPORT -

Minister for Aviation and Shipping - The Lord Brabazon of Tara

Minister for Public Transport - Roger Freeman, Esq, MP


MINISTER OF STATE, DEPARTMENT OF SOCIAL SECURITY -

Minister for Social Security and Disabled People - The Rt. Hon. Nicholas Scott, MBE, MP


MINISTERS OF STATE, NORTHERN IRELAND OFFICE -

Paymaster General - The Rt. Hon. The Lord Belstead

Minister of State - Dr. Brian Mawhinney, MP


MINISTER OF STATE, MINISTRY OF AGRICULTURE, FISHERIES AND FOOD - The Baroness Trumpington


MINISTER OF STATE, WELSH OFFICE - The Rt. Hon. Sir Wyn Roberts, MP


MINISTERS OF STATE, DEPARTMENT OF TRADE AND INDUSTRY -

Minister for Trade - The Hon. Tim Sainsbury, MP

Minister for Corporate Affairs - John Redwood, Esq, MP


MINISTER OF STATE, DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH - Mrs. Virginia Bottomley, MP

MINISTER OF STATE, SCOTTISH OFFICE - Michael Forsyth, Esq, MP


DEPARTMENTS OF STATE AND MINISTERS

Agriculture, Fisheries and Food

MINISTER - The Rt. Hon. John Gummer, MP

MINISTER OF STATE - The Baroness Trumpington

PARLIAMENTARY SECRETARIES -

David Maclean, Esq, MP

David Curry, Esq, MP


Arts and Libraries, Office of

MINISTER FOR THE ARTS - The Rt. Hon. Tim Renton, MP


Chancellor of the Duchy of Lancaster -

The Rt. Hon. Chris Patten, MP


Civil Service, Office of the Minister for the -

PRIME MINISTER AND MINISTER FOR THE CIVIL SERVICE - The Rt. Hon. John Major, MP

MINISTER OF STATE, PRIVY COUNCIL OFFICE (MINISTER FOR THE ARTS) - The Rt. Hon. Tim Renton, MP


Defence -

SECRETARY OF STATE - The Rt. Hon. Tom King, MP

MINISTER OF STATE FOR THE ARMED FORCES - The Rt. Hon. Archibald Hamilton, MP

MINISTER OF STATE FOR DEFENCE PROCUREMENT - The Rt. Hon. Alan Clark, MP

PARLIAMENTARY UNDER-SECRETARY OF STATE FOR DEFENCE PROCUREMENT - Kenneth Carlisle, Esq, MP

PARLIAMENTARY UNDER-SECRETARY OF STATE FOR THE ARMED FORCES - The Earl of Arran


Education and Science -

SECRETARY OF STATE - The Rt. Hon. Kenneth Clarke, QC, MP

MINISTER OF STATE - Tim Eggar, Esq, MP

PARLIAMENTARY UNDER SECRETARIES OF STATE -

Alan Howarth, Esq, CBE, MP

Michael Fallon, Esq, MP

Robert Atkins, Esq, MP (Minister for Sport)


Employment -

SECRETARY OF STATE - The Rt. Hon. Michael Howard, QC, MP

PARLIAMENTARY UNDER-SECRETARIES OF STATE -

Robert Jackson, Esq, MP

Eric Forth, Esq, MP

The Viscount Ullswater


Energy -

SECRETARY OF STATE - The Rt. Hon. John Wakeham, MP

PARLIAMENTARY UNDER-SECRETARIES OF STATE -

David Heathcoat-Amory, Esq, MP

The Hon. Colin Moynihan, MP


Environment -

SECRETARY OF STATE - The Rt. Hon. Michael Heseltine, MP

MINISTERS OF STATE -

Minister for Local Government and Inner Cities - Michael Portillo, Esq, MP

Minister for the Environment and Countryside - David Trippier, Esq, RD, MP

Minister for Housing and Planning - Sir George Young, MP

The Baroness Blatch, CBE

PARLIAMENTARY UNDER-SECRETARIES OF STATE -

Tony Baldry, Esq, MP

Robert Key, Esq, MP

Tim Yeo, Esq, MP


Foreign and Commonwealth Affairs -

SECRETARY OF STATE - The Rt. Hon. Douglas Hurd, CBE, MP

MINISTERS OF STATE -

Minister for Overseas Development - The Rt. Hon. Lynda Chalker, MP

The Rt. Hon. The Earl of Caithness

The Hon. Douglas Hogg, QC, MP

Tristan Garel-Jones, Esq, MP

PARLIAMENTARY UNDER-SECRETARY OF STATE - The Hon. Mark Lennox-Boyd, MP


Health -

SECRETARY OF STATE FOR HEALTH - The Rt. Hon. William Waldegrave, MP

MINISTER OF STATE -

Minister for Health - Mrs. Virginia Bottomley, MP

PARLIAMENTARY UNDER-SECRETARIES OF STATE -

The Baroness Hooper

Stephen Dorrell, Esq, MP


Home Office -

SECRETARY OF STATE FOR THE HOME DEPARTMENT - The Rt. Hon. Kenneth Baker, MP

MINISTERS OF STATE -

The Rt. Hon. The Earl Ferrers

The Rt. Hon. John Patten, Esq, MP

The Rt. Hon. Mrs. Angela Rumbold, CBE, MP

PARLIAMENTARY UNDER SECRETARY OF STATE - Peter Lloyd, Esq, MP


Law Officers' Department -

ATTORNEY-GENERAL - The Rt. Hon. Sir Patrick Mayhew, QC, MP

SOLICITOR-GENERAL - The Rt. Hon. Sir Nicholas Lyell, QC, MP


Lord Chancellor -

The Rt. Hon. The Lord Mackay of Clashfern


Northern Ireland Office -

SECRETARY OF STATE FOR NORTHERN IRELAND - The Rt. Hon. Peter Brooke, MP

PAYMASTER GENERAL - The Rt. Hon. The Lord Belstead

MINISTER OF STATE - Dr. Brian Mawhinney, MP

PARLIAMENTARY UNDER-SECRETARIES OF STATE -

Richard Needham, Esq, MP

Jeremy Hanley, Esq, MP


Paymaster General's Office -

PAYMASTER GENERAL - The Rt. Hon. The Lord Belstead


Privy Council Office -

LORD PRESIDENT OF THE COUNCIL AND LEADER OF THE HOUSE OF COMMONS - The Rt. Hon. John MacGregor, OBE, MP

LORD PRIVY SEAL AND LEADER OF THE HOUSE OF LORDS - The Rt. Hon. The Lord Waddington, QC

MINISTER OF STATE - The Rt. Hon. Tim Renton, MP


Scottish Office -

SECRETARY OF STATE FOR SCOTLAND - The Rt. Hon. Ian Lang, MP

MINISTER OF STATE - Michael Forsyth, Esq, MP

PARLIAMENTARY UNDER-SECRETARIES OF STATE -

Lord James Douglas Hamilton, MP

The Lord Strathclyde

Allan Stewart, Esq, MP


Social Security -

SECRETARY OF STATE FOR SOCIAL SECURITY - The Rt. Hon. Tony Newton, OBE, MP

MINISTER OF STATE -

Minister for Social Security and Disabled People - The Rt. Hon. Nicholas Scott, MBE, MP

PARLIAMENTARY UNDER-SECRETARIES OF STATE -

The Lord Henley

Michael Jack, Esq, MP

Miss Ann Widdecombe, MP


Trade and Industry -

SECRETARY OF STATE FOR TRADE AND INDUSTRY AND PRESIDENT OF THE BOARD OF TRADE - The Rt. Hon. Peter Lilley, MP

MINISTERS OF STATE -

Minister for Trade - The Hon. Tim Sainsbury, MP

Minister for Corporate Affairs - John Redwood, Esq, MP

PARLIAMENTARY UNDER-SECRETARY OF STATE FOR INDUSTRY AND CONSUMER AFFAIRS - Edward Leigh, Esq, MP

PARLIAMENTARY UNDER-SECRETARY OF STATE FOR INDUSTRY AND TECHNOLOGY - The Lord Reay


Transport -

SECRETARY OF STATE FOR TRANSPORT - The Rt. Hon. Malcolm Rifkind, QC, MP

MINISTERS OF STATE -

Minister for Aviation - The Lord Brabazon of Tara

Minister for Public Transport - Roger Freeman, Esq, MP

PARLIAMENTARY UNDER-SECRETARIES OF STATE -

Christopher Chope, Esq, OBE, MP (Minister for Roads and Traffic)

Patrick McLoughlin, Esq, MP (Minister for Shipping)


Treasury -

PRIME MINISTER, FIRST LORD OF THE TREASURY AND MINISTER FOR THE CIVIL SERVICE - The Rt. Hon. John Major, MP

CHANCELLOR OF THE EXCHEQUER - The Rt. Hon. Norman Lamont, MP

CHIEF SECRETARY - The Rt. Hon. David Mellor, QC, MP

FINANCIAL SECRETARY TO THE TREASURY - The Hon. Francis Maude, MP

MINISTER OF STATE - Mrs. Gillian Shephard, MP

ECONOMIC SECRETARY - John Maples, Esq, MP

PARLIAMENTARY SECRETARY TO THE TREASURY - The Rt. Hon. Richard Ryder, OBE, MP

LORDS COMMISSIONERS -

The Hon. Tom Sackville, MP

Sydney Chapman, Esq, MP

Greg Knight, Esq, MP

Irvine Patnick, Esq, OBE, MP

Nicholas Baker, Esq, MP

ASSISTANT WHIPS -

Timothy Wood, Esq, MP

Timothy Boswell, Esq, MP

Neil Hamilton, Esq, MP

Timothy Kirkhope, Esq, MP

David Davis, Esq, MP


Welsh Office -

SECRETARY OF STATE FOR WALES - The Rt. Hon. David Hunt, MBE, MP

MINISTER OF STATE - The Rt. Hon. Sir Wyn Roberts, MP

PARLIAMENTARY UNDER-SECRETARY OF STATE - Nicholas Bennett, Esq, MP


Her Majesty's Household

LORD CHAMBERLAIN - The Rt. Hon. The Earl of Airlie, KT, GCVO

LORD STEWARD - The Viscount Ridley, TD

MASTER OF THE HORSE - The Rt. Hon. The Earl of Westmorland, KCVO

TREASURER - Alastair Goodlad, Esq, MP

COMPTROLLER - David Lightbown, Esq, MP

VICE-CHAMBERLAIN - John Taylor, Esq, MP

CAPTAIN OF THE HONOURABLE CORPS OF GENTLEMEN-AT-ARMS - The Rt. Hon. The Lord Hesketh

CAPTAIN OF THE QUEEN'S BODYGUARD OF THE YEOMEN OF THE GUARD - The Viscount Davidson

LORDS IN WAITING - The Viscount Long, The Earl of Strathmore and Kinghorne, The Lord Cavendish of Furness, The Viscount Astor, The Earl Howe