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Michael Heseltine to vote Lib Dem to stop Brexit

If you have voted one way for almost 70 years, it’s hard to do anything differently. But former Tory Cabinet Minister Michael Heseltine is doing just that on Thursday.

His passionate internationalism and support of the European Union means that he will be supporting the Liberal Democrats.

Heseltine famously fell out with Margaret Thatcher over Europe and it was his challenge that led to her downfall in another Tory fight over Europe.

From the Observer:

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  • User AvatarMichael 1 16th Jul - 11:25pm
    @david raw It's the truth that UC was not implemented (or virtually not at all) under the coalition and indeed most of those that went...
  • User AvatarMichael Sammon 16th Jul - 11:22pm
    It was alright. I like Iain and he does speak well of us at times. He is one of the more liberal conservatives and gives...
  • User AvatarMichael Sammon 16th Jul - 11:18pm
    Yes this sounds good. I am pro school uniforms as well by the way. I used to dread non uniform days as a child as...
  • User AvatarMichael 1 16th Jul - 10:30pm
    Actually not really the case @Paul Barker. The key is to look at polls conducted by the same company. They are almost equally divided between...
  • User AvatarPeter Martin 16th Jul - 10:29pm
    @ Michael, Possibly you're right in saying there will only need to be a small pool of reserve labour. Maybe 2%. Perhaps 3%. Could be...
  • User AvatarKatharine Pindar 16th Jul - 10:24pm
    Is our party really 'dominated by a variety of competing and incoherent personal interests', Jayne? (though I am glad of your personal approval, thank you!)....