A poll out this week looked at the possible impact of seat deals between Labour, Greens and Liberal Democrats for the next general election. … Read the full post »
Read below my posts about UK political opinion polls and related matters, especially how the different parties are doing in voting intention surveys.
To find out more about how political polls work, check out my book Polling UnPacked: the history, uses and abuses of political opinion polls or read my explanation of why 1,000 samples are enough to judge the mood of a nation.
For a full database of voting intention polls since their birth in the UK in 1943, see PollBase, the largest collection of voting intention polls.
Following the grim news for the Conservatives in the Times Radio focus group ahead of the Tiverton and Honiton by-election, comes news of another one, this time held in Wakefield … Read the full post »
Here are the latest general election voting intention figures from each of the polling firms currently running national surveys. … Read the full post »
We’ve had five national voting intention polls with fieldwork in the last week, putting the Conservatives on 33-34%, Labour on 37-39%, the Lib Dems on 11-12% and the Greens on 3-7%. … Read the full post »
There’s been plenty from both me and others on how the parties did in the May local elections. But what do the voters think? … Read the full post »
“A lying buffoon”, “just an idiot”, “selfish and greedy”: Tiverton and Honiton focus group with 2019 Conservative voters on Boris Johnson. … Read the full post »
Pollster Keiran Pedley joined me on Never Mind The Bar Charts to discuss what we can learn from the 2022 local elections and how Labour, the Conservatives and the Lib Dems really did. … Read the full post »
Given we have national opinion polls, how useful are local elections for judging the national political mood? … Read the full post »
Redfield & Wilton’s recent polling has included this from former Conservative voters on their reasons for switching away from the party. … Read the full post »
We’ve had six national voting intention polls come out with fieldwork at least in part in the past week. Six firms, six methodologies. … Read the full post »