As it happened: Monday at the Labour Party conference 2012

Key points

  • Shadow chancellor Ed Balls called for windfall from 4G mobile phone spectrum sell-off to be spent on building 100,000 new homes
  • Unite trade union leader Len McCluskey told delegates that any freeze in public sector pay was unacceptable
  • Comedian Eddie Izzard opened a debate on "sustainable communities" featuring Labour frontbenchers Liam Byrne and Caroline Flint

Live text


  • Ed Lowther 
  • Sean Clare 
  • Pippa Simm 

Last updated 1 October 2012

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