Friday, March 17, 2017

Lord Heseltine Says He Is 'Not Surprised' Brexiteers in Government Don't Know What They Are Doing

THE INDEPENDENT: Lifelong pro-European campaigner said he had been committed to Europe since 'standing under German bombs in 1940'

Lord Heseltine has said he is “not surprised” that leading Brexiteers in Government appear not to understand what they are doing, in a thinly-veiled attack on senior Eurosceptics promoted to Theresa May’s Cabinet.

While not naming Boris Johnson, David Davis and Liam Fox, the Tory peer said it was right that those who campaigned to leave the EU be put in charge of Government departments to ensure they take responsibility for the difficult decisions ahead. » | Tom Peck | Thursday, March 16, 2017

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