Saturday, May 18, 2013

UKIP Scores Record Poll High Of 19%

Support for the UK Independence Party has reached a record 19% according to the latest opinion poll.

Labour was down three points to 35%, the Conservatives were down one to 29% and the Lib Dems were unchanged on 8%.

The ComRes poll for the Sunday Mirror and Independent on Sunday found support for Nigel Farage's party was up 4% since the last survey a month ago and gives Ukip the highest share recorded by any pollster.

According to the study, 46% of Britons would vote to leave the EU in a referendum now, compared with 24% who would stay in.