Lord Liverpool was prime minister for almost 15 years; together he and Pitt held the position for almost 33 years. Under their long, consistent leadership, Cabinet government became a convention of the constitution.
His age was 92 years and 322 days—the greatest age attained by a British Prime Minister until surpassed by Lord Callaghan on 14 February 2005. His grandson and heir Alexander, Viscount Macmillan of Ovenden , said: "In the last 48 hours he was very weak but entirely reasonable and intelligent.
07/06/2022 · Proposals for an independent watchdog to determine whether Government ministers have broken parliamentary rules was dismissed. Cabinet Office minister Michael Ellis rejected Labour's call, saying ...
15/06/2022 · LORD Christopher Geidt, ethics advisor to the Prime Minister, has announced his resignation in a shocking twist certain to reignite political discussion on the fallout of Partygate revelations.
16/06/2022 · LORD GEIDT has resigned from his position as senior advisor to the Prime Minister in a shocking move following the fallout of Partygate revelations.
The voters elect Members of Parliament (MPs), and the MPs choose the prime minister. The system grew up in stages as the Commons grew in power, and the monarch's authority dwindled. The present prime minister is Boris Johnson, since 24 July 2019. List of prime ministers