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12 June 2017

FDF respond to appointment of Rt Hon. Michael Gove to Secretary of State for Defra

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Commenting on the appointment of Rt Hon. Michael Gove to Secretary of State for Defra, Ian Wright CBE Director General of FDF said:

“It is a big boost that the Prime Minister has appointed one of the Cabinet's heaviest hitters to a ministry so significantly at the heart of Brexit. We very much look forward to working with Mr Gove and his new team. With them and with friends from NFU and across UK food and drink we will champion the growth of the industry in the exciting months to come.”

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Contact Ted Woodward, Corporate Affairs Division, at: ted.woodward@fdf.org.uk, or +44 (0) 20 7420 7140.

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