Britain's Shadow Welsh Secretary Owen Smith makes a speech during the second day of the Labour Party conference in the main hall of Manchester Central in Manchester, Northwest England, on September 22, 2014. Miliband promised on September 21 to raise the national minimum wage to at least £8 (10 euros, $13) an hour if it wins the general election in May. AFP PHOTO/LEON NEAL        (Photo credit should read LEON NEAL/AFP/Getty Images)