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Sir David Lidington

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Chancellor of the Duchy of Lancaster
In office
8 January 2018 – 24 July 2019
Prime Minister Theresa May
Preceded by Patrick McLoughlin
Succeeded by Michael Gove
Minister for the Cabinet Office
In office
8 January 2018 – 24 July 2019
Prime Minister Theresa May
Preceded by Damian Green
Succeeded by Oliver Dowden
Secretary of State for Justice
Lord High Chancellor of Great Britain
In office
11 June 2017 – 8 January 2018
Prime Minister Theresa May
Preceded by Elizabeth Truss
Succeeded by David Gauke
Leader of the House of Commons
Lord President of the Council
In office
14 July 2016 – 11 June 2017
Prime Minister Theresa May
Preceded by Chris Grayling
Succeeded by Andrea Leadsom
Minister of State for Europe
In office
12 May 2010 – 14 July 2016
Prime Minister David Cameron
Preceded by Chris Bryant
Succeeded by

Alan Duncan

Member of Parliament
for Aylesbury
Assumed office
9 April 1992
Preceded by Timothy Raison
Majority 14,696 (25.0%)
Personal details
Born
David Roy Lidington

30 June 1956 (1956-06-30) (age 64)
Lambeth, London, England
Political party Conservative
Spouse(s)
Helen Parry (m. 1989)
Children 4
Alma mater Sidney Sussex College, Cambridge

Sir David Roy Lidington KCB CBE (born 30 June 1956) is a British Conservative Party politician. He was the Minister for the Cabinet Office and Chancellor of the Duchy of Lancaster from 2018 until 2019 and Member of Parliament (MP) for Aylesbury since 1992. Lidington was born in Lambeth, London. He was educated at the University of Cambridge.

He also served as the Secretary of State for Justice and Lord High Chancellor from 2017 to 2018, Leader of the House of Commons and Lord President of the Council from 2016 to 2017 and Minister of State for Europe from 2010 to 2016.

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