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UK voters' panel: Gary Watson

MEET THE PANEL
Gary Watson
Name: Gary Watson
Age: 42
Lives: Peterborough
Works: IT consultant
Last general election voted: Conservative
In 10 words or less:
"Family man, business owner, school governor, England rugby fan"

Conservative Party members need to select a new leader for the country who can win the next general election, not just the one that suits them or the one they like best.

For me this is David Cameron.

The new Tory leader needs to be dynamic, energetic and adaptable - qualities shown, or at least professed, by Mr Cameron.

He just hasn't given any detailed policies yet.

He is a well-educated, charismatic person and has said he needs to "switch on" a new wave of Tory voters.

This is exactly what he must do, or hand another election victory to Labour.

David Davis will be 63 by the next general election, but the days of the elder statesman as prime minister have gone. Just look how much Tony Blair has aged over the last few years.

UK VOTERS' PANEL: TORY LEADER
Mr Davis's brand of hardline, right-wing eurosceptic is just not right for the country and will only be accepted from a leader with a lot of charisma, which Mr Davis doesn't really have.

We need someone who will encourage engaging dialogue on Europe, not a Mr No.

I don't think I could vote for Mr Davis.

I don't really know who I'd vote for if not Conservative, but the prospect of another eight years of Labour is a scary prospect.





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