Polling Matters - Episode 161 What’s going on and what do the public think?

March 21, 2019

After a breathtaking week, Keiran Pedley and Leo Barasi sit down and look at the numbers. What do the public think about how Brexit is going, the prospect of no deal and where we go from here? Plus, if a General Election comes, who stands the best chance of winning?

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Polling Matters - Episode 160 Labour past and present with Theo Bertram / How does Labour respond to TIG?

March 5, 2019

On this week's podcast, Keiran Pedley is joined by former adviser to Tony Blair and Gordon Brown, Theo Bertram.

Theo shares some stories of working in Number 10, gives his thoughts on Labour's current situation (and whether Corbyn can bounce back again) and discusses how Labour should manage the many problems they currently face.

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Polling Matters - Episode 159 Labour’s Brexit shift, TIG voters vs the SDP & EU parliament elections

February 28, 2019

On this week's podcast, Keiran Pedley and Matt Singh look at the numbers around Labour's policy on a second Brexit vote and discuss the popularity of The Independent Group, comparing their potential impact to that of the SDP in the 1980s.

Meanwhile, Matt unveils some exclusive polling on how Britain could vote in EU parliament elections should Article 50 be extended (& should Brits get to vote in them).

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Polling Matters - Episode 158 How popular is The Independent Group?

February 21, 2019

The Polling Matters podcast returns, with Keiran Pedley (now of Ipsos MORI) and Leo Barasi discussing the latest polling on The Independent Group. Just how popular are they with the public?

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Polling Matters - Episode 157 Is a no deal Brexit now the most popular outcome with the public?

January 23, 2019

On this week's podcast, Keiran Pedley and Leo Barasi look at polling around a no-deal Brexit to see if commentators suggesting that it is the most popular outcome with the public are right.

Also covered on this week's show is a new report by UK in a Changing Europe, which covers a host of topics on Brexit including support for a second referendum and how Brexit identity appears to be trumping party identity.

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Polling Matters - Episode 156 Deal or no deal? Plus are the Tories really ahead in the opinion polls?

January 17, 2019

On this week's podcast Keiran Pedley and Leo Barasi discuss the fallout from a hectic week in Westminster. They ask whether a General Election, 2nd referendum or 'no deal Brexit' have become more or less likely and explain why politicians claiming that the Tories are ahead in the polls are not telling the full story.

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Polling Matters - Episode 155 What do Labour and Tory Party members think about Brexit?

January 8, 2019

On this week's podcast, Keiran Pedley is joined by Professor Tim Bale of Queen Mary University to discuss his research on Labour and Conservative Party members - who they are, what they think about Brexit and what this means for the future of British politics.

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Polling Matters - Episode 155 May fights on - so what now?

December 13, 2018

On this week’s podcast, Keiran Pedley and Leo Barasi look back at events in a frantic week at Westminster. They debate whether May was right to postpone the meaningful vote, whether a change in leader would have any impact on Brexit negotiations and the prospect of another referendum breaking the parliamentary deadlock.

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Polling Matters - Episode 154 Can May win the ‘meaningful vote’ and what happens if she doesn’t?

November 29, 2018

On this week's podcast the Polling Matters team, including the returning Rob Vance, discuss evolving public opinion on May's Brexit deal and what happens if she does not win the 'meaningful vote' next month.

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Polling Matters - Episode 153 Emergency pod. What do the public think of May’s Brexit deal?

November 18, 2018

After an eventful week in Westminster, Keiran Pedley and Matt Singh sit down to discuss public opinion on Theresa May's Brexit deal and her future and ask 'what happens now?'