Shadow Cabinet of David Cameron

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The list that follows are the Shadow Cabinets led by David Cameron from 2005 to 2010, before he became Prime Minister of the United Kingdom.

Shadow Cabinet (8 December 2005 – 2 July 2007)[edit]

Portfolio Shadow Minister
Leader of the Conservative Party
Leader of Her Majesty's Most Loyal Opposition
The Rt Hon. David Cameron
Shadow Secretary of State for Foreign and Commonwealth Affairs
Senior Member of the Shadow Cabinet
The Rt Hon. William Hague
Shadow Chancellor of the Exchequer
General Election Campaign Co-ordinator
George Osborne
Shadow Secretary of State for the Home Department David Davis
Chairman of the Conservative Party Francis Maude
Shadow Secretary of State for Constitutional Affairs Oliver Heald
Shadow Secretary of State for Health Andrew Lansley CBE
Shadow Secretary of State for Communities and Local Government Caroline Spelman
Shadow Secretary of State for Children, Schools and Families David Willetts
Shadow Secretary of State for Defence Dr. Liam Fox
Shadow Secretary of State for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs Peter Ainsworth
Shadow Secretary of State for Work and Pensions Philip Hammond
Shadow Secretary of State for Transport Chris Grayling
Shadow Leader of the House of Commons The Rt Hon. Theresa May
Shadow Secretary of State for Culture, Media and Sport Hugo Swire
Shadow Secretary of State for Wales Cheryl Gillan
Shadow Secretary of State for International Development Andrew Mitchell
Secretary of State for Trade and Industry & President of the Board of Trade Alan Duncan
Shadow Chief Secretary to the Treasury Theresa Villiers
Shadow Secretary of State for Scotland David Mundell
Shadow Secretary of State for Northern Ireland David Lidington
Opposition Chief Whip The Rt Hon. Patrick McLoughlin
Leader of the Opposition in the House of Lords The Rt Hon. The Lord Strathclyde PC
Also attending the Shadow Cabinet
Opposition Chief Whip in the House of Lords The Rt Hon. The Baron Cope of Berkeley
Shadow Minister for Women and Equality Eleanor Laing
Shadow Minister for Europe Graham Brady
Chairman of the Conservative Policy Review
Chairman of the Conservative Research Department
The Rt Hon. Oliver Letwin
Leader of the Scottish Conservative Party Annabel Goldie MSP

Shadow Cabinet (2 July 2007 – 13 June 2008)[edit]

Portfolio Shadow Minister
Leader of the Conservative Party
Leader of Her Majesty's Most Loyal Opposition
The Rt Hon. David Cameron
Shadow Secretary of State for Foreign and Commonwealth Affairs
Senior Member of the Shadow Cabinet
The Rt Hon. William Hague
Shadow Chancellor of the Exchequer
General Election Campaign Co-ordinator
George Osborne
Shadow Secretary of State for the Home Department David Davis
Chairman of the Conservative Party Caroline Spelman
Shadow Secretary of State for Justice Nick Herbert
Shadow Secretary of State for Health Andrew Lansley CBE
Shadow Secretary of State for Communities and Local Government Eric Pickles
Shadow Secretary of State for Children, Schools and Families Michael Gove
Shadow Secretary of State for Defence Dr. Liam Fox
Shadow Secretary of State for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs Peter Ainsworth
Shadow Secretary of State for Work and Pensions Chris Grayling
Shadow Secretary of State for Transport Theresa Villiers
Shadow Leader of the House of Commons
Shadow Minister for Women and Equality
The Rt Hon. Theresa May
Shadow Secretary of State for Culture, Media and Sport Jeremy Hunt
Shadow Secretary of State for Wales Cheryl Gillan
Shadow Minister for the Cabinet Office
Shadow Chancellor of the Duchy of Lancaster
The Rt Hon. Francis Maude
Shadow Secretary of State for International Development Andrew Mitchell
Shadow Secretary of State for Business, Enterprise and Regulatory Reform Alan Duncan
Shadow Chief Secretary to the Treasury Philip Hammond
Shadow Secretary of State for Innovation, Universities and Skills David Willetts
Shadow Secretary of State for Scotland David Mundell
Shadow Secretary of State for Northern Ireland Owen Paterson
Opposition Chief Whip The Rt Hon. Patrick McLoughlin
Leader of the Opposition in the House of Lords The Rt Hon. The Lord Strathclyde PC
Also attending the Shadow Cabinet
Opposition Chief Whip in the House of Lords The Rt Hon. The Baroness Anelay of St Johns DBE PC
Shadow Minister for Europe Mark Francois
Shadow Foreign Office Minister David Lidington
Shadow Minister for Housing Grant Shapps
Shadow Minister for Science and Innovation Adam Afriyie
Shadow Minister for Community Cohesion and Social Action The Rt Hon. The Baroness Warsi
Shadow Minister for Security
National Security Adviser to the Leader of the Opposition
The Rt Hon. The Baroness Neville-Jones DCMG PC
Chairman of the Conservative Policy Review
Chairman of the Conservative Research Department
The Rt Hon. Oliver Letwin
Leader of the Scottish Conservative Party Annabel Goldie MSP

Shadow Cabinet (13 June 2008 – 19 January 2009)[edit]

Portfolio Shadow Minister
Leader of the Conservative Party
Leader of Her Majesty's Most Loyal Opposition
The Rt Hon. David Cameron
Shadow Secretary of State for Foreign and Commonwealth Affairs
Senior Member of the Shadow Cabinet
The Rt Hon. William Hague
Shadow Chancellor of the Exchequer
General Election Campaign Co-ordinator
George Osborne
Shadow Secretary of State for the Home Department Dominic Grieve QC
Chairman of the Conservative Party Caroline Spelman
Shadow Secretary of State for Justice Nick Herbert
Shadow Secretary of State for Health Andrew Lansley CBE
Shadow Secretary of State for Communities and Local Government Eric Pickles
Shadow Secretary of State for Children, Schools and Families Michael Gove
Shadow Secretary of State for Defence Dr. Liam Fox
Shadow Secretary of State for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs Peter Ainsworth
Shadow Secretary of State for Work and Pensions Chris Grayling
Shadow Secretary of State for Transport Theresa Villiers
Shadow Leader of the House of Commons
Shadow Minister for Women and Equality
The Rt Hon. Theresa May
Shadow Secretary of State for Culture, Media and Sport Jeremy Hunt
Shadow Secretary of State for Wales Cheryl Gillan
Shadow Minister for the Cabinet Office
Shadow Chancellor of the Duchy of Lancaster
The Rt Hon. Francis Maude
Shadow Secretary of State for International Development Andrew Mitchell
Shadow Secretary of State for Business, Enterprise and Regulatory Reform Alan Duncan
Shadow Chief Secretary to the Treasury Philip Hammond
Shadow Secretary of State for Innovation, Universities and Skills David Willetts
Shadow Secretary of State for Scotland David Mundell
Shadow Secretary of State for Northern Ireland Owen Paterson
Opposition Chief Whip The Rt Hon. Patrick McLoughlin
Leader of the Opposition in the House of Lords The Rt Hon. The Lord Strathclyde PC
Also attending the Shadow Cabinet
Opposition Chief Whip in the House of Lords The Rt Hon. The Baroness Anelay of St Johns DBE PC
Shadow Minister for Europe Mark Francois
Shadow Foreign Office Minister David Lidington
Shadow Minister for Housing Grant Shapps
Shadow Minister for Science and Innovation Adam Afriyie
Shadow Minister for Community Cohesion and Social Action The Rt Hon. The Baroness Warsi
Shadow Minister for Security
National Security Adviser to the Leader of the Opposition
The Rt Hon. The Baroness Neville-Jones DCMG PC
Chairman of the Conservative Policy Review
Chairman of the Conservative Research Department
The Rt Hon. Oliver Letwin
Leader of the Scottish Conservative Party Annabel Goldie MSP

Shadow Cabinet (19 January 2009 – 11 May 2010)[edit]

Portfolio Shadow Minister
Leader of the Conservative Party
Leader of Her Majesty's Most Loyal Opposition
The Rt Hon. David Cameron
Shadow Secretary of State for Foreign and Commonwealth Affairs
Senior Member of the Shadow Cabinet
The Rt Hon. William Hague
Shadow Chancellor of the Exchequer
General Election Campaign Co-ordinator
George Osborne
Shadow Secretary of State for the Home Department Chris Grayling
Chairman of the Conservative Party Eric Pickles
Shadow Secretary of State for Justice Dominic Grieve QC
Shadow Secretary of State for Health Andrew Lansley CBE
Shadow Secretary of State for Communities and Local Government Caroline Spelman
Shadow Secretary of State for Children, Schools and Families Michael Gove
Shadow Secretary of State for Defence Dr. Liam Fox
Shadow Secretary of State for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs Nick Herbert
Shadow Secretary of State for Work and Pensions
Shadow Minister for Women and Equality
The Rt Hon. Theresa May
Shadow Secretary of State for Energy and Climate Change Greg Clark
Shadow Secretary of State for Transport Theresa Villiers
Shadow Leader of the House of Commons The Rt Hon. Sir George Young Bt.
Shadow Secretary of State for Culture, Media and Sport Jeremy Hunt
Shadow Secretary of State for Wales Cheryl Gillan
Shadow Minister for the Cabinet Office
Shadow Chancellor of the Duchy of Lancaster
The Rt Hon. Francis Maude
Shadow Secretary of State for International Development Andrew Mitchell
Shadow Secretary of State for Business, Innovation and Skills The Rt Hon. Kenneth Clarke QC
Shadow Chief Secretary to the Treasury Philip Hammond
Shadow Minister for Universities and Skills David Willetts
Shadow Minister for Housing Grant Shapps
Shadow Secretary of State for Scotland David Mundell
Shadow Secretary of State for Northern Ireland Owen Paterson
Shadow Minister for Europe Mark Francois
Opposition Chief Whip The Rt Hon. Patrick McLoughlin
Leader of the Opposition in the House of Lords The Rt Hon. The Lord Strathclyde PC
Also attending the Shadow Cabinet
Opposition Chief Whip in the House of Lords The Rt Hon. The Baroness Anelay of St Johns DBE PC
Shadow Minister for Science and Innovation Adam Afriyie
Shadow Minister for Community Cohesion and Social Action The Rt Hon. The Baroness Warsi
Shadow Minister for Security
National Security Adviser to the Leader of the Opposition
The Rt Hon. The Baroness Neville-Jones DCMG PC
Chairman of the Conservative Policy Review
Chairman of the Conservative Research Department
The Rt Hon. Oliver Letwin
Leader of the Scottish Conservative Party Annabel Goldie MSP

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