Heseltine: imposing no-deal Brexit 'intolerable' attack on democracy

‘Large’ number of Tory MPs set to vote against party, which would also lose ground to Lib Dems The Conservatives will lose significant votes to the Liberal Democrats or other remain parties if they force through a no-deal Brexit against the...

Heseltine: imposing no-deal Brexit 'intolerable' attack on democracy

‘Large’ number of Tory MPs set to vote against party, which would also lose ground to Lib Dems

The Conservatives will lose significant votes to the Liberal Democrats or other remain parties if they force through a no-deal Brexit against the will of parliament, the party stalwart Lord Heseltine has warned.

Imposing a no-deal departure without MPs’ consent was “an intolerable position for democracy”, the former deputy prime minister, who is heavily critical of Dominic Cummings, Boris Johnson’s lead adviser and Brexit enforcer, said.

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