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The Conservatives are to offer more energetic party members the opportunity to rave on to early-Nineties club sensation Angie Brown (last year's star, Tony Hadley, was, we're told, "too busy with Spandau Ballet" to make a second appearance), while the Lib Dems decided not to book anyone – but what of Labour's plans for their conference entertainment?
And so, as inevitable as the lengthening evenings, we approach that special time of year – the highlight of the socialist social calendar – the Annual Labour Fundraising Dinner.
'He's a wonderfully warm, funny man... though if I were a 16-year-old apprentice I'd be scared'
It used to be so easy being a couch potato; four TV channels, everything in a neat time slot, no interaction necessary (or possible).