Monday, 22 May 2017

Heseltine on Brexit: 'The British People Have Been Sold a Deceitful Pup' - BBC Newsnight (June 2016)

Former Deputy Prime Minister Lord Heseltine tells Evan Davis that British people were misled by Brexit campaigners, and that - regardless of whether he becomes prime minister - Boris Johnson should be put in charge of negotiations with the EU because "he got us into this mess". He argues there should either be either a second referendum or a general election to make sure the “will of the people” is met.