The prime minister chucked everything he had at wavering voters.
He was channelling William Hague.
And one stat that shows the Tories really are taking Muslim votes seriously.
Roads have been blocked off in Birmingham’s city centre to welcome the Conservative party conference. Here’s what we found when we got inside.
“In December I’ll be in Beijing opening up new pork markets!”
The London mayor also discussed cummerbunds.
Richard Barnes was deputy mayor of London under Boris Johnson until 2012. It’s fair to say this defection hasn’t set the world alight.
“I think Nicola Sturgeon will be the most left-wing first minister Scotland has had,” Ruth Davidson told BuzzFeed News. “That gives us an opportunity.”
“I wouldn’t expect to see him all week,” said a senior MP. “He’s got other things to think about.”
UKIP’s conference in Doncaster was their largest ever by attendance. BuzzFeed News spoke to some of those who turned up.
“I don’t know what came over me,” he said. “It was a long day and I’d had a very early breakfast meeting.”
Mark Reckless announced he was leaving the Conservatives in Doncaster at UKIP’s largest ever political party conference.
The shadow minister for education resigned from the position today over her party’s decision to support government air strikes against Iraq.
There are suggestions the government could launch air strikes as early as tonight.
Ken Clarke confused Bashar al-Assad and Saddam Hussein.
A crucial vote is taking place in parliament today.
When in doubt, blame the BBC.
Everyone wants to know what he was eating.
He even made some members of the audience well up.
“Ed, your agenda is a blueprint for what a more generous, prosperous, and fairer United Kingdom will look like,” de Blasio said.