2 SEPTEMBER BALMORAL CASTLE
The Queen held a Council via telephone at 12.00 noon.there were present: the Rt. Hon. Jacob ReesMogg MP (Lord President), the Rt.
Hon. Dominic Raab MP (First Secretary of State and Secretary of State for Foreign and Commonwealth Affairs), the Rt. Hon. Grant Shapps MP (Secretary of State for Transport) and the Rt. Hon. Alok Sharma
MP (Secretary of State for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy).
The Rt. Hon. Dominic Raab MP took the Oath of Office as Secretary of State for Foreign, Commonwealth and Development Affairs, kissed hands upon appointment and received the Seals of Office.