Baroness Thatcher was a prime minister who made Britain great again, David Cameron told MPs today.
The Prime Minister has held talks with northern Lincolnshire's four MPs on how to improve the area's economy.
MPs from our region react to the Prime Minister's conference speech, in which he promised to "get Britain on the rise".
David Cameron has pledged to 'stick to the plan' to fix the economy and said he is 'ready to fight' to improve the competitiveness of the UK.
"Some of the changes we need to be competitive will be a big fight. Housing reform, planning reform, the building of new roads, new by-passes.
"The highspeed rail, these are fundamental changes, they are essential for the future of our economy but they are not - and I don't expect them to be - universally supported.
"But my message is simple, people should make no mistake, in this battle for the future of Britain and our competitiveness, I'm prepared to roll up my sleeves and have a fight if that's what it takes."
The Prime Minister is visiting the Calendar region today. He'll be delivering a speech on the economy before visiting local businesses.
The Prime Minister says the money to pay for HS2 will need to come from 'a balance' between the Government and 'the train user' - but expensive tickets are necessary for 'Britain to be a success'. See the full interview above.
Deputy Prime Minister Nick Clegg will hold a weekly radio phone-in in a fresh attempt to reconnect with voters.
The Liberal Democrat leader will take half-an-hour's worth of calls from listeners to London's LBC 97.3 radio with presenter Nick Ferrari every Thursday morning.
"I'm doing this because I don't think politicians get to hear enough from people directly," Mr Clegg said. "You can't do the right thing in government unless you keep in touch with how people are thinking and feeling."
The Deputy Prime Minister Nick Clegg has used his Christmas message to tell voters to "just enjoy being around the people you love", regardless of their religion or how they celebrate the festive season.
He revealed: "I think my three boys alone could have clogged up Santa's mailbox."
The Prime Minister has announced that the Director of Public Prosecutions is to review documents from police investigations into abuse claims against Jimmy Savile.
Speaking in the Commons, David Cameron told MPs:
– David Cameron
Today I can confirm that the Director of Public Prosecutions has confirmed that his principle legal advisor will again review the papers from the time when a case was put to the CPS for prosecution.
East Yorkshire's Greg Knight has become a Senior Government Whip in the reshuffle. He will also be responsible for keeping the Queen updated on what's happening in Westminster.