Sunday, May 19, 2013

UKIP poll surge as one in five voters say they'd back Farage amid anger over Europe

Support for the UK Independence Party has grown with two opinion polls giving the party record levels of support.

An Opinium poll put Nigel Farage's party on 20 per cent, while a ComRes survey put them on 19 per cent.

The ComRes poll for the Sunday Mirror and Independent on Sunday found support for Nigel Farage's party was up four per cent since the last survey a month ago, with Labour down three points to 35 per cent, the Conservatives down one to 29 per cent and the Liberal Democrats were unchanged on eight per cent.