Another poll has the Tories doing better in the marginals

March 4th, 2010


But the swing is only two points better

A YouGov poll for Channel 4 in 60 key seats by YouGov has the gap between the parties down to just two points – but given what happened in the seats in 2005 this represents a 6.5% swing.

This compares with a swing of 4.5% in recent national YouGov polls.

As Anthony Wells points out at UKPR the differential is consistent with previous YouGov marginals polls.

Here is the link.

I’m on my way London to take part in a BBC news channel discussion. More on this later.

Mike Smithson