21st Century Fox & Comcast’s Battle For Sky Set To Hit Brexit Bump After Culture Secretary Gets New Role

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We possibly spoke too soon: The battle between 21st Century Fox and Comcast for ownership of Sky could have hit a bump in the road as a result of Boris Johnson's resignation as Foreign Secretary. Culture Secretary Matt Hancock, who has overseen the takeover from a political level, has been named Health Secretary in Theresa May's government. He replaces Jeremy Hunt, who was named Foreign Secretary after Johnson resigned over the PM's Brexit strategy. Hancock was thought to…