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Professor Roger Awan-Scully

Professor Roger Awan-Scully


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The BBC/ICM St David’s Day Poll

Posted on 2 March 2020 by Professor Roger Awan-Scully

I have put together some thoughts on the new BBC/ICM poll on voting intentions for the National Assembly. You can read them here: http://blogs.cardiff.ac.uk/electionsinwales/bbc-wales-icm-poll/

The First Welsh Political Barometer Poll of 2020

Posted on 29 January 2020 by Professor Roger Awan-Scully

As the UK stands on the verge of leaving the European Union, voters are currently rewarding the man who has led them to this point, Prime Minister Boris Johnson. His […]

The Electoral Record of Jeremy Corbyn’s Leadership: A Very Brief Summary

Posted on 14 December 2019 by Professor Roger Awan-Scully

I wrote this initially as a Twitter thread, but here it is all in one place. 2016: Worst ever Scottish devolved election result2nd worst ever Welsh devolved electionDecline in local […]

How Did the Welsh Political Barometer Perform in 2019?

Posted on 13 December 2019 by Professor Roger Awan-Scully

2019 was the third general election since the partnership of ITV-Wales, YouGov and Cardiff University combined to start conducting the Welsh Political Barometer polls in late 2013. Elections provide the […]

One Last Welsh Poll…

Posted on 11 December 2019 by Professor Roger Awan-Scully

YouGov released results from their final ‘MRP’ poll last night. This is, to put it very simply, a Britain-wide poll with a very large sample (of approximately 100,000 voters), which […]

The Final Welsh Political Barometer Poll of the 2019 General Election

Posted on 9 December 2019 by Professor Roger Awan-Scully

We could be on the verge of a genuinely historic general election outcome in Wales. That is the key message to emerge from the final Welsh Political Barometer poll of […]

Voting Intentions for the Welsh Assembly

Posted on 27 November 2019 by Professor Roger Awan-Scully

The latest Welsh Political Barometer poll also included our standard vote intention questions for a devolved election. While people will understand that these are a somewhat lower priority at the […]

The November Welsh Political Barometer Poll

Posted on 25 November 2019 by Professor Roger Awan-Scully

The second Welsh opinion poll of the general election campaign has arrived. And it serves as an excellent reminder of what has long been a foundational truth about politics in […]

A Pre-Election Seminar

Posted on 21 November 2019 by Professor Roger Awan-Scully

On Monday of this week, I was joined by my fantastic Cardiff University colleagues Professor Laura McAllister and Jac Larner to do a public seminar, at the Pierhead Building in […]

Some recent thoughts on the election so far…

Posted on 11 November 2019 by Professor Roger Awan-Scully

Well, it hasn't been dull so far, has it? I've put down some of my thoughts about the election in various places in the last week. First, about a week […]