Members of the National Black Police Association (NBPA) probably did not expect the keynote speaker at their annual conference to suggest the organisation might be guilty of racism.
But that's what happened when an invitation mix-up led to the wrong MP addressing the event.
Instead of the former shadow home secretary David Davis, his near namesake David Davies, the Tory MP for Monmouth, was invited - and delivered a highly critical speech.
Wednesday, October 29, 2008
National Black Police Association: A case of mistaken identity
From the Guardian website: