Nick returns next week, and I'm grabbing a few days off before the political year starts again in earnest. So it's the end of my role as caretaker of the blog.
Thanks for the vigorous discussions - I have enjoyed taking part! And from the middle of September, look out for BBCLauraK on Twitter if you are so inclined.
I'll be trying to make 140 characters count from the start of the conference season - events kick off with the TUC in Liverpool.