Andrea Leadsom’s resignation brings to 11 the number of cabinet ministers lost under Theresa May’s premiership

Sacked

Andrea Leadsom

New Brexit deal

Gavin Williamson

Sacked over Huawei leak

Resignations under May

Resignations under Cameron

Justine Greening

Did not want

to be reshuffled

Amber Rudd

Windrush

scandal

Esther McVey and

Dominic Raab

Brexit deal

2019

David Davis and

Boris Johnson

Chequers Brexit plan

2018

Michael Fallon

Personal conduct

Priti Patel Unofficial contact with Israeli government

Damian

Green

Personal conduct

2017

July 2016

Iain Duncan Smith

Policy difference

David Cameron leaves office. Nine others go,

including George Osborne and Michael Gove.

May becomes PM

2016

2015

Maria Miller

Expenses

2014

Lord Strathclyde

Career change

Andrew

Mitchell

Plebgate

2013

Chris Huhne

Perverting the course of justice

2012

Liam Fox

Broke ministerial code

2011

David Laws

Expenses

May 2010

Resignations

under May

Resignations

under Cameron

Sacked

Andrea Leadsom

New Brexit deal

Gavin Williamson

Sacked over

Huawei leak

Esther McVey

and Dominic

Raab Brexit

deal

Justine Greening

Did not want

to be reshuffled

2019

2018

Amber Rudd

Windrush

scandal

David Davis,

Boris Johnson

Brexit plan

Michael Fallon, Damian Green

Personal conduct

2017

Priti Patel Unofficial contact with Israel

July 2016

2016

Cameron and nine

others leave office.

May becomes PM

Iain Duncan Smith

Policy difference

2015

Maria Miller

Expenses

2014

Lord Strathclyde

Career change

Chris Huhne

Perverting the

course of justice

Andrew Mitchell

Plebgate

2012

Liam Fox

Broke ministerial code

2011

David Laws

Expenses

May 2010