Tories reel in Labour’s poll lead


Research by YouGov for the Sunday Times put both main parties on 33%, with Ed Miliband’s party down two points and the Conservatives up one.

Ukip were on 16%, the Liberal Democrats on 7% and the Greens on 6%.

Meanwhile, an Opinium survey for the Observer also found the Tories and Labour tied on 33%.

Ukip had 18% support, the Lib Dems 6% and the Greens 4%.

:: YouGov polled 2,069 adults on October 23 and 24. Data were weighted to represent the Brtiish population.