Party Conference Season

After a summer of happy distractions, the country's politicians are heading out on the road for the Party Conference season.

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Police: 'The cuts will hit us hard'

The West Midlands Police secretary, Chris Jones, says the proposed 20% cuts to the police force will hit them hard.

Mr. Jones was speaking outside the Conservative Party conference in Birmingham, where a Boris look-a-like rode outside with a 'PC Pleb' t-shirt on in protest at alleged comments against a police officer made by Sutton Coldfield MP Andrew Mitchell.

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