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Government Office for Science

John Beddington

The Government Chief Scientific Adviser

Professor Sir John Beddington CMG FRS is the Government Chief Scientific Adviser responsible for the quality of all engineering and scientific advice across Government, reporting directly to the PM and the Cabinet Secretary.

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