Mr Major’s Fifth Cabinet – 21 July 1994

Below is Mr Major’s fifth cabinet, announced on 21st July 1994.


PRIME MINISTER – John Major

CHANCELLOR OF THE EXCHEQUER – Kenneth Clarke

FOREIGN SECRETARY – Douglas Hurd

HOME SECRETARY – Michael Howard

LORD CHANCELLOR – Lord Mackay of Clashfern

SCOTLAND – Ian Lang

WALES – John Redwood

NORTHERN IRELAND – Patrick Mayhew

LEADER OF THE COMMONS – Tony Newton

LEADER OF THE LORDS – Lord Cranborne

TRADE AND INDUSTRY – Michael Heseltine

DEFENCE – Malcolm Rifkind

HEALTH – Virginia Bottomley

SOCIAL SECURITY – Peter Lilley

ENVIRONMENT – John Gummer

TRANSPORT – Brian Mawhinney

EMPLOYMENT – Michael Portillo

EDUCATION – Gillian Shephard

AGRICULTURE – William Waldegrave

NATIONAL HERITAGE – Stephen Dorrell

DUCHY OF LANCASTER – David Hunt

CHIEF SECRETARY TO THE TREASURY – Michael Portillo

MINISTER WITHOUT PORTFOLIO – Jeremy Hanley