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Pollwatch: Centre Ground or No Man's Land? The Guerrilla's Election

Andy White | Posted 26.02.2015 | UK Politics
Andy White

In many ways the 2015 General Election has now taken on the qualities of a guerrilla campaign. Attacks and mishaps that would cause serious damage to a regular force are brushed off by the plucky insurgents of Ukip, the SNP and the Greens, who know their terrain and often have the mobility to evade their more powerful but cumbersome opponents.

Being There for People Who Have Been Bereaved

Joe Levenson | Posted 09.02.2015 | UK
Joe Levenson

One hundred years after the outbreak of the First World War, which contributed to a major shift in cultural attitudes and practices relating to death and mourning, with discussing dying increasingly becoming a taboo, many British people remain deeply uneasy talking about bereavement.

This May Be The Most Confused Question In British Politics

The Huffington Post UK | Asa Bennett | Posted 22.10.2014 | UK Politics

David Cameron's feud with Brussels escalated today as incoming European Commission president Jean-Claude Juncker told one of his team to "promote free...

The Queen Vs Wills - Who's More Popular?

PA | Posted 15.06.2014 | UK

Britons prefer Prince William to the Queen, according to an opinion poll - but both royals are significantly more popular than the UK's best-known pol...

Polls Put Ukip In First Place...And Third Place

The Huffington Post UK/PA | Posted 17.05.2014 | UK Politics

Two polls have been published giving completely different forecasts for how Ukip will perform in Thursday's European elections. A ComRes survey for...

New Poll Gives Ukip And Nigel Farage Post-Debate Boost

Press Association | Posted 12.04.2014 | UK

Support for Ukip has increased to 20% after Nigel Farage's head-to-head debates with Nick Clegg over the EU, while the Conservatives have scored their...

Ukip To Top European Elections, According To ComRes Poll

The Huffington Post UK | Paul Vale | Posted 15.03.2014 | UK Politics

Ukip will win the elections to the European Parliament in May, according to a new ComRes poll. Commissioned by The Independent On Sunday and Sunday Mi...

Voters Believe Welfare State Will Be Gone In A Generation, According To ComRes Poll

PA/Huffington Post UK | Posted 19.02.2014 | UK

Most voters believe the welfare state will have shrunk or be almost wiped out within a generation, polling has found. Some 87% of adults think the sys...

Labour Only One Point Ahead In ComRes Poll For Independent

The Huffington Post UK | Paul Vale | Posted 27.01.2014 | UK Politics

A new ComRes poll for The Independent will make difficult reading for Ed Miliband, with Labour's lead over the Conservatives cut to a single point. Pu...

Tories Narrow Gap To Labour

PA | Posted 30.09.2013 | UK Politics

People believe their families would be better off under Labour but back the Conservatives to keep the economy growing, a new poll has revealed. The...

Ukip Has Never Been So Popular

PA/Huffington Post UK | Posted 18.05.2013 | UK Politics

Support for the UK Independence Party has reached a record 19%, according to a poll which saw both Labour and the Tories losing ground. Labour was dow...

Mehdi's Morning Memo: Come 2015, It'll Be 'Time For A Change'

Huffington Post | Mehdi Hasan | Posted 30.04.2013 | UK Politics

The ten things you need to know on 30 April 2013... 1) COME 2015, IT'LL BE 'TIME FOR A CHANGE' The right-wing media echo chamber keeps telling u...

Another Poll Blow For Tories

PA/The Huffington Post UK | Posted 18.03.2013 | UK Politics

The Conservatives have suffered more grim opinion poll news after a surge by the UK Independence Party ate into its support and increased Labour's lea...

Falklanders Set For Referendum On Sovereignty

The Huffington Post UK | Charlie Lindlar | Posted 09.03.2013 | UK

As Falkland Islanders prepare to vote in a referendum on the future sovereignty of the South Atlantic archipelago, a ComRes poll for ITV News found si...

Lib Dem Slump Firms Up Ukip's Third Place Poll Position

PA/The Huffington Post UK | Posted 18.04.2013 | UK Politics

Labour maintained a five-point lead in the latest national opinion poll but the Liberal Democrats slumped to 8% as the UK Independence Party consolida...

Cameron's Plan For EU Referendum Would Slash Ukip Support

PA/Huffington Post UK | Posted 30.01.2013 | UK Politics

David Cameron could slash Ukip's support by more than a third if he promises an in-out referendum on EU membership, according to a poll. Research b...

Good News, Nigel?

PA/The Huffington Post UK | Posted 16.12.2012 | UK Politics

The UK Independence Party has surged to a record poll rating - knocking the Liberal Democrats into fourth place. The ComRes poll for The Independen...

Labour Leap To Highest Lead Since 2010

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 30.10.2012 | UK Politics

Labour has risen to its highest lead in popularity over the Conservatives since the 2010 general election, a new ComRes poll has shown. Tuesday's p...

Ed Miliband Overtakes David Cameron In Polls For First Time

PA | Posted 19.07.2012 | UK Politics

Ed Miliband's personal rating has overtaken David Cameron's for the first time, according to a poll on Sunday. Research by ComRes for the Independe...

Ed Miliband Overtakes David Cameron In Polls For First Time

PA | Posted 19.07.2012 | UK Politics

Ed Miliband's personal rating has overtaken David Cameron's for the first time, according to a poll on Sunday. Research by ComRes for the Independe...

Ed Miliband Overtakes David Cameron In Polls For First Time

PA | Posted 19.07.2012 | UK Politics

Ed Miliband's personal rating has overtaken David Cameron's for the first time, according to a poll on Sunday. Research by ComRes for the Independe...

Cameron: 'No Hunt Investigation Until After Leveson Appearance'

PA/Huffington Post UK | Posted 28.04.2012 | UK Politics

David Cameron is prepared to consider ordering an investigation into Jeremy Hunt's dealings with News Corporation but not until the Culture Secretary ...

No Shunt For Hunt

PA/Huffington Post UK | Posted 27.06.2012 | UK Politics

Embattled Culture Secretary Jeremy Hunt is facing a lengthy wait to defend himself at the Leveson Inquiry after his request for an early appearance wa...

Almost Two-Thirds Of Voters Think Culture Secretary Should Resign

PA/The Huffington Post UK | Posted 28.04.2012 | UK Politics

Almost two-thirds of voters think Culture Secretary Jeremy Hunt should resign, according to a poll published tonight. Some 63% feel that he should ...

Analysis: UKIP Need A Lot More Than Peter Stringfellow To Make Headway

The Huffington Post UK | Chris Wimpress | Posted 13.04.2012 | UK Politics

The decision by long-standing Tory supporter and strip-club owner Peter Stringfellow to support Ukip in the London Mayoral election gives the anti-EU ...