Political Polling – 19th July 2016

The Conservatives have a 6 point lead over Labour in our latest voting intention poll.

In a general election tomorrow, 37% would vote Conservative, 31% would vote Labour, 15% UKIP and 6% Lib Dem.

The Conservatives have a 6 point lead over Labour

Compared to before the referendum, this represents a slight improvement for the two main parties at the expense of UKIP and the Lib Dems with Theresa May’s political ‘honeymoon’ as a new prime minister mainly becoming apparent when we compare the leaders of the two main parties:

Theresa May has a net positive approval rating of +31%

Theresa May’s net approval rating (total approve minus total disapprove) is +31% compared to -24% for Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn.

Mrs May also has a commanding lead when respondents are asked who they think would be the best Prime Minister:

Mrs May also has a commanding lead over Mr Corbyn as "best PM"