Month: March 2015






New Barometer Poll: Westminster Vote Intention Figures

Posted on 10th March 2015 by

The latest Welsh Political Barometer findings on how people are intending to vote in May’s general election are good news for both Labour and the Conservatives, but provide rather poorer tidings for UKIP and the Liberal Democrats. When asked by YouGov how they would vote in a general election, our respondents gave the following responses:
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What the ‘Experts’ Think Will Happen in the General Election

Posted on 3rd March 2015 by

Some academic colleagues of mine, along with the Political Studies Association, surveyed large groups of academic specialists in elections, pollsters, and journalists, regarding their expectations of the forthcoming general election. You can read the outcome of the exercise here. Plaid Cymru will doubtless be eagerly looking forward to their predicted gain of 0.3 of a
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