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The January Welsh Political Barometer Poll

Posted on 18 January 2021 by Professor Roger Awan-Scully

The first Welsh Political Barometer poll of election year has arrived. This latest measure of public attitudes delivers the very latest evidence on the political state of play, just a few months before the scheduled Senedd election in May. And it shows that contest shaping up to be an increasingly close, three-way contest between Labour,
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The New Welsh Political Barometer Poll

Posted on 3 November 2020 by Professor Roger Awan-Scully

With Wales now in its second full week of the ‘firebreak’ lockdown, our new Welsh Political Barometer poll delivers the latest evidence on the political state of play here. And it shows that, despite the fierce criticism that has been levelled against the Welsh Government for its approach to tackling Covid-19, Welsh Labour continue to
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The Electoral State of the Parties, 3: Plaid Cymru

Posted on 30 September 2020 by Professor Roger Awan-Scully

For the third piece in this short series evaluating the electoral standing and prospects of Wales’ main political parties, I turn to Plaid Cymru. As with the other main political parties, the recent past for Plaid has seen extraordinary changes in fortunes. Summer 2019 saw the party scoring some historic successes. For the first time
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The September Welsh Political Barometer Poll

Posted on 14 September 2020 by Professor Roger Awan-Scully

After the dramatic political changes of recent times, our new Welsh Political Barometer poll shows relative stability in the fortunes of the main political parties. But it also points to the Senedd election next May being very much up for grabs. And our new poll has historically bad ratings for one party. After an April
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