This will be Nick Clegg's longest speech yet. I think we are about half way through.
I am told it will be around 50 minutes long - 10 minutes longer than last year.
Some of you will like that. But not all.
Nick Clegg believes that his party's place is in government and coalitions should be a permanent fixture in British politics.
Nick Clegg is a good speaker - possibly the best of the current crop - but I am not sure his conference address was his finest hour.
A majority of British voters prefer a single party government, according to a ComRes poll carried out for ITV News.