James Forsyth James Forsyth

Heseltine rules out serving in a Cameron government

There has been speculation in the press recently that Michael Heseltine might be offered a Cabinet post after the next election. But in an interview for the BBC’s Straight Talk with Andrew Neil, Hesletine is fairly Shermanesque in his denials:

“I would be 77, and frankly David Cameron does not need 77 year olds in his Government. 

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