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Uxbridge and South Ruislip MP Boris Johnson reappointed Foreign Secretary

Former Mayor of London Boris Johnson has been reappointed Foreign Secretary following the General Election

Uxbridge and South Ruislip MP Boris Johnson has been reappointed Foreign Secretary.

In a tweet the former Mayor of London said: "Delighted to be reappointed Foreign Secretary.

"Lots of great work to do for greatest country on earth. Let's get cracking for Global Britain."

Mr Johnson was reelected with 23,716 votes, up from 22,511 in 2015.

It comes after a damaging General Election for the Tories on Thursday (June 8).

They lost 12 seats which meant they lost their majority, while Labour gained 29.

Kensington is yet to declare as of 6.45pm - follow our live updates here.

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