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Conservative conference: why do delegates attend?

The average Conservative Party member spends £722 coming to conference including £80 just to register.

But they have no formal say in what happens and, unlike the other parties conferences, they do not get to vote on anything.

Giles Dilnot gives a one-minute guide on who they are, and why they bother coming.

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  • 03 Oct 2011
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