A Conservative party conference event was the subject of much mirth when people suggested a seminar on poverty being cancelled was the height of irony.
The event ‘Poverty to Prosperity’ had been due to take place on Sunday – the first day of the Tories’ annual autumn conference in Birmingham.
It saw Theresa May address the country and thousands of party members for the first time as leader at conference since becoming prime minister in July.
But eagle-eyed Mirror reporter Mikey Smith noticed that one fringe event organised by the Legatum Institute event had been cancelled.
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