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A European Election Briefing

Posted on 24 April 2019 by Professor Roger Awan-Scully

It now looks very likely that the UK will take part in this year’s elections to the European Parliament. Along with two of my wonderful colleagues at Cardiff University’s Wales Governance Centre, I’ll be holding a briefing session on the forthcoming elections early next month. Professor Laura McAllister, Jac Larner and I will be trying
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Local Elections in Wales since 2017

Posted on 23 April 2019 by Professor Roger Awan-Scully

I very much hope that all of you lovely blog readers have enjoyed a few days’ rest over the glorious Easter long weekend. As you know, psephology never rests, and I have been spending some of the last few days thinking about the European Parliament elections that, it appears, we are now likely to get
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Europe, Europe, Europe

Posted on 9 April 2019 by Professor Roger Awan-Scully

In addition to the standard questions on voting intentions, the latest Welsh Political Barometer poll also asked a substantial number of questions about various matters related to the EU and Brexit. A first one was how people might vote in the event of the UK taking part in the May European Parliament elections. We asked
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The April Welsh Political Barometer poll

Posted on 8 April 2019 by Professor Roger Awan-Scully

Amidst the ongoing Brexit crisis, and in the wake of the recent Newport West by-election, the new Welsh Political Barometer poll provides us with the very latest measure of public attitudes to the political situation in Wales. Among the questions asked in the new poll, as is normal were ones about voting intentions for both
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