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  • Rt. Hon. Mark Drakeford MS  
  • Rebecca Evans MS  
  • Vaughan Gething MS
  • Lesley Griffiths MS
  • Jane Hutt MS
  • Julie James MS
  • Jeremy Miles MS
  • Eluned Morgan MS
  • Mick Antoniw MS
  • Hannah Blythyn MS
  • Dawn Bowden MS
  • Julie Morgan MS


  • Lynne Neagle MS
  • Lee Waters MS


  • Andrew Goodall, Permanent Secretary
  • Des Clifford, Director Office of the First Minister
  • Will Whiteley, Deputy Director Cabinet Division
  • Toby Mason, Head of Strategic Communications  
  • Madeleine Brindley, Special Adviser
  • Alex Bevan, Special Adviser
  • Daniel Butler, Special Adviser
  • Ian Butler, Special Adviser
  • Kate Edmunds, Special Adviser
  • Sara Faye, Special Adviser   
  • Clare Jenkins, Special Adviser
  • Owen John, Special Adviser
  • Andrew Johnson, Special Adviser  
  • Mitch Theaker, Special Adviser
  • Tom Woodward, Special Adviser
  • Christopher W Morgan, Head of Cabinet Secretariat (minutes)
  • Damian Roche, Cabinet Secretariat
  • Catrin Sully, Cabinet Office
  • Tracey Burke, Director General, Climate Change and Rural Affairs
  • Jo-Anne Daniels, Director General Education, Social Justice and Welsh Language  
  • Reg Kilpatrick, Director General, COVID-19 recovery and Local Government  
  • Judith Paget, Director General Health 
  • Andrew Slade, Director General, Economy, Treasury and Constitution  
  • Dianne Dunning, Legal Services
  • Andrew Jeffreys, Director Treasury
  • Anna Adams, Deputy Director Tax Strategy and Intergovernmental Relations
  • David Greenhough, Head of Tourism Levy  

Item 1: Minutes of the previous meeting

1.1 Cymeradwyodd y Cabinet gofnodion y 20 Mehefin / Cabinet approved the minutes of 20 June.

Item 2: Senedd Business

2.1 Cabinet noted the contents of the Plenary grid.  It was reported that one Topical Question had been tabled, so far, on what steps the Welsh Government was taking to prevent any new coal extraction in Wales in light of comments from the UK Prime Minister about the domestic extraction of coal.