West Country Conservatives are heading home at the end of their party conference in Manchester, where Prime Minister David Cameron told them to "stick with it and finish the job".
He even managed a joke about those pictures of him bare-chested on holiday in Cornwall.
Our political correspondent Bob Constantine has been getting reaction:
At the Conservative Party Conference today, the Prime Minister insisted the controversial badger cull taking place in parts of Somerset and Gloucestershire WAS scientifically based.
When David Cameron spoke to to our political correspondent Bob Constantine he also promised to take up a complaint by a Devon pensioner...
Following Labour's success in Plymouth, where they gained 6 seats to take control of the council, outgoing Plymouth Conservative Council leader Vivien Pengelly says the Cameron government is to blame for Labour gaining control and will be making her feelings known to the PM.
The make-up of the council is now: Labour 31, Conservatives 26.