“Theresa May is planning a scaled-back resignation honours list after backlash over David Cameron’s cronies*” * [included Swire]

“Theresa May wants to do things ‘properly’ and will limit the roster to a few names who have put in genuine public service.

The Prime Minister is planning a scaled-back resignation honours list which will reward a small group of people for public service and stand in contrast to her predecessor’s controversial gongs for cronies.

David Cameron was criticised for handing out 46 knighthoods and honours, as well as 13 peerages, to his aides, donors and political allies when he stood down three years ago. …”

Theresa May is planning a scaled-back resignation honours list after backlash over David Cameron’s cronies