Harry Styles appreciates a cougar

One Direction’s Harry Styles has a rule about dating older women – they mustn’t be older than his mum.

So current squeeze, Xtra Factor host Caroline Flack, is well within limits at just 32 as 17-year-old Harry‘s mother Anne Cox is 44.

But when we caught up with Harry at the Capital FM Jingle Bell Ball, we quizzed Dirty Harry about who he’d like to smooch under the mistletoe…

Carol…Vorderman!’ he declared.

‘Really? Not Caroline Flack?’ we asked

‘[Laughing] Nah, definitely Carol Vorderman!’

Former Countdown presenter Carol turns 51 on Christmas Eve. So Harry‘s upper age limit is obviously flexible – so long as the woman meets his other criteria.

‘I love cougars,’ he says, ‘with brains, vibe and cheekiness.’

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Read the full story about Caroline Flack and Harry Styles in Now magazine dated 26 December – out now!

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