Hammond heckled by Colonel

Defence Secretary Philip Hammond has been heckled by a retired Army Colonel accusing him of "betraying" a recently disbanded battalion. The Tory party conference in Manchester comes as 40,000 people march in protest at austerity cuts.

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'Miliband Ale' on sale at Conservative Party conference

Conservatives attending their party's annual conference in Manchester can quaff a bottle of 'Miliband Ale'.

The 0.0% strength beverage is advertised as being "weaker than Brown".

Bottled of 'Miliband Ale' on display at the Conservative Party conference Credit: Stefan Rousseau/PA Wire

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