Rory Stewart has been appointed Minister of State for Africa in the new administration, combining his former role at the Department for International Development with a similar one at the Foreign Office.
Speaking after his re-election, Rory Stewart said 'Cumbrians are thoughtful, funny, challenging and prepared to have a crack. Traditionally politics in Penrith and the Border has been very courteous. We disagree with each other but we do it in a courteous way. I hope you will all join me in ma