The Prime Minister has told ITV News Anglia he will have his work cut out to win back voters who backed UKIP at the local elections.
David Cameron also said he would consider carefully plans to toll the A14 after one of his MPs started a petition against it.
ITV News Anglia's political correspondent Emma Hutchinson spoke to the Prime Minister as the Conservative Party conference got underway in Manchester.
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Saturday will be the best day this weekend before rain on Sunday.
Clacton MP Douglas Carswell admits that he feared for his safety when he was mobbed group of anti-austerity protesters outside Westminster.
This evening's showers will ease and then it will be a fine start to the weekend before rain arrives on Sunday.