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Last Updated: Thursday, 23 September, 2004, 09:55 GMT 10:55 UK
At-a-glance: Lib Dem conference
Here are some of the highlights from each day of the Liberal Democrat conference in Bournemouth.


  • Treasury spokesman Vince Cable insists there is no "black hole" in his spending plans and says there can be both better public services and tax cuts for the less well-off

  • Charles Kennedy says introducing proportional representation for local council elections is an issue of "totemic" importance for Scotland and the workings of his party's coalition with Labour north of the border
    Why else do you think we are emphasising pensions and free personal care for the elderly
    Charles Kennedy on approaching 45

  • Lib Dem leader in the Lords Baroness Shirley Williams calls the Iraq war "the greatest blunder since Suez"

  • Richmond MP Jenny Tonge is among delegates to call for Tony Blair's impeachment



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