30/09/2012 14:43 BST

Labour Party Conference 2012: Live Updates From Manchester

It's that time of year again. The red t-shirts. The noticeably smaller secure zone. The constant threat of rain.

It's Labour conference... Stay tuned to our liveblog for occasional updates on our coverage, who said what at Fringe, the gossip, as well as the latest throwaway comments and bad jokes.