James Forsyth James Forsyth

Who has the time to watch a weekday conference speech?

The activists here are already queuing up for David Cameron’s speech. But very few people outside of this conference centre are going to watch the whole speech: how many people have an hour free at 2.15pm on a weekday?  

If we want conferences speeches to be watched by more than conference delegates, then they need to be on in the evenings or on the weekend.

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