Media Alert: No post-conference boost for Labour or Lib Dems whilst Conservatives gain
Voting intentions poll shows CON 31% (+3), LAB 44% (
), LD 8% (), OTHER 17% (-2)
Labour holds a 13 point lead over the Conservatives, who gained three points since recording their lowest poll score (28 per cent) back in September, whilst the Liberal Democrats continue to languish on 8 per cent.
Neither Labour nor the Liberal Democrats have received any boost in TNS BMRB’s first poll since their respective conferences, with the Conservatives, only mid-way through their own annual event, the only party to gain any ground.
Notes to editors:
Kantar Public interviewed a representative sample of 1,214 people between 5th and 8th October, 2012.
All interviews were conducted as online self-completion. The data is weighted to match population totals for age, sex, social grade, working status, presence of children, 2010 voting patterns and region.
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