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7.15pm WATCH: Nick Clegg's speech at the Lib Dem conference

5.45pm LeftWatch: After a week of Tory bashing, Nick Clegg opens fire on Miliband and insists they should "never" be trusted again with the economy

NICK CLEGG'S CONFERENCE SPEECH

  • To conclude the Lib Dem conference, Clegg says he will stop the Tories scrapping Human Rights Act, and cutting tax for the rich - Telegraph
  • 'I feel your pain' says Clegg in an attempt to win back Lib Dem support - Daily Mail
  • New housing, improved mental healthcare and cuts to reoffending will be Lib Dem priorities for the future - Times (£)
  • Clegg urges Germany and France to show leadership in Euro crisis - Wall Street Journal
  • Norman Tebbit describes Clegg as dog whistling to his "discredited party" - Telegraph
  • James Forsyth says Nick Clegg is more comfortable in coalition with the Tories than the Labour party - Spectator
  • Protestors gather outside the conference in Birmingham, waiting for Clegg - BBC

ECONOMIC CRISIS

  • After IMF warning, ministers at odds over £5bn spending plan to boost economy - Daily Mail
  • The Bank of England look set to put more money into the economy - Times (£)
  • Simon Nixon: 'Quantitative easing won't solve the UK's core problem' - Wall Street Journal
  • Neil O'Brien: 'On public spending, there's no plan B. This spending squeeze will last for decades - Telegraph

THE REST FROM THE LIBERAL DEMOCRAT CONFERENCE

  • 'Lib Dems move swiftly to crush deficit rebellion' - Guardian
  • Vince Cable tells the Times that these are Britain's toughest economic times since the war - Times (£)
  • Paddy Ashdown and defence minister Nick Harvery warn the Tories over repatriation from Europe - Spectator
  • Lib Dem leadership warned about reforms to the NHS, and the impact on patient care - Guardian
  • Some highlights from 2011's conference - Telegraph
  • Miriam Clegg chooses the right colours – a yellow Topshop dress - Daily Mail
  • Martin Bright: 'Political Stepford wives' - Spectator

PENSIONS

  • Kirsty Walker: 'Mr Cameron, please do the right thing about women's pensions - Daily Mail

KEN LIVINGSTONE AND THE LONDON MAYORAL ELECTIONS

  • Ken Livingstone and Eddie Izzard team up at a Hackney Sixth form to discuss "riots, debt and the end of the world" - Guardian
  • The two of them head to FInsbury Park to protest at latest transport fare increases - Islington Gazette
  • Livingstone jokes that Eddie Izzard should poison Boris - LeftWatch

SCOTTISH INDEPENDENCE

  • Jim Murphy refuses to campaign with David Cameron against the splitting of the Union - Telegraph
  • Alan Cochrane says Murphy must reconsider, as both men have the same interest - Telegraph

PALESTINIAN STATEHOOD BID

  • Kevin Maguire on why Cameron should back the Palestinian bid  - Mirror
  • The Guardian's live blog on the UN general assembly's discussion of the Palestinian bid - Guardian
  • Obama says that Palestinians deserve a state, but this must be achieved jointly with Israel - Telegraph

NEWS IN BRIEF

  • Tory peer Lord Moynihan voices doubts about the legacy of London 2012 Olympics - BBC
  • It is Fabian principles which will guide Miliband to victory, suggests Andrew Harrop - Guardian
  • Libya's NTC confirms that the last remaining suspect in PC Fletcher's murder will stand trial - Telegraph

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