Archive for the 'Podcasts' Category

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The PB/Polling Matters podcast analyses May’s EU elections – the contest that’s taken the political world by surprise –

Friday, April 12th, 2019

On this week’s podcast, Keiran Pedley and Leo Barasi look in detail at the prospects for EU parliamentary elections in the UK now that Brexit has been delayed up to a further 6 months.

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NEW PB / Polling Matters podcast on the Tory leader runners and riders

Thursday, March 28th, 2019

On this week’s Polling Matters podcast Keiran Pedley is joined by David Herdson to review who might replace Theresa May as Tory leader when the time comes.

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In the latest from PB/Polling Matters the podcasters try to answer ” What’s going on and what do the public think?”

Friday, March 22nd, 2019

 

After a breath-taking 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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This week’s podcast focuses on Labour including why an early election is better for the party and how it should respond to TIG

Tuesday, March 5th, 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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In this week’s PB / Polling Matters podcast: LAB’s Brexit shift, TIG voters vs the SDP & EU parliament elections

Thursday, February 28th, 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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Listen to the PB / Polling Matters experts dissect the surveys on The Independent Group in the latest Podcast

Friday, February 22nd, 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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NEW PB / Polling Matters podcast: Is a no-deal Brexit now the most popular outcome with the public?

Thursday, January 24th, 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 featured 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. You can find the report here.

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PS. The podcast is likely to be taking a short hiatus for a couple of weeks as Keiran joins Ipsos Mori to work on politics and public opinion work there but it will be back soon. More to follow.



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NEW PB / Polling Matters podcast. Deal or no deal. Plus are the Tories really ahead in the polls?

Thursday, January 17th, 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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