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Lord Darzi replacement named

1st March 2010

Baroness Glenys Thornton has been named by the Department of Health as the new health minister. 

She will take over from Lord Darzi, who resigned last year. Baroness Thornton was Lord Darzi's 'number two' on government issues and has been a government spokesperson for health, equality and education. She joined the House of Lords in July 1998 and the whip's office in 2008.


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Article Information

Title: Lord Darzi replacement named
Author: Jess Laurence
Article Id: 14213
Date Added: 1st Mar 2010


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