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Article on the European Elections

Posted on 30 May 2019 by Professor Roger Awan-Scully

As some of you may have seen, I wrote a short piece for the Spectator on the European election outcome in Wales: you can read it here: https://blogs.spectator.co.uk/2019/05/labours-welsh-wipeout-should-terrify-jeremy-corbyn/ The choice of headline was not mine…
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How Did They Do? How Did We Do?

Posted on 27 May 2019 by Professor Roger Awan-Scully

The European election result is now confirmed – and we can compare the fates of the respective parties not only with how they did in the equivalent contest five years ago, but also with our final Welsh Political Barometer poll, which was published on the Monday before polling day. So how did the parties do?
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Apropos of nothing in particular

Posted on 24 May 2019 by Professor Roger Awan-Scully

This week’s Welsh Political Barometer poll asked the following question: “Which of the following do you think would make the best Conservative leader and Prime Minister if Theresa May were to stand down?” These are the results, presented in two columns: for our entire sample, and for those who say they would vote Conservative in
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The May Welsh Political Barometer Poll: Westminster and the National Assembly

Posted on 21 May 2019 by Professor Roger Awan-Scully

The latest Welsh Political Barometer poll has generated plenty of interest for its findings on voting intentions for the European Parliament election. But those results were far from the only extraordinary things to come out of the latest poll. As per usual, the Barometer poll also carried questions about voting intentions for Westminster and the
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