Anthony Wells

Director of Political and Social Research
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Anthony Wells is  Director of YouGov's political and social opinion polling and currently runs their media polling operation for the Sun and Sunday Times. Anthony also runs the UKPollingReport website; an independent blog on opinion ...

Anthony Wells is  Director of YouGov's political and social opinion polling and currently runs their media polling operation for the Sun and Sunday Times.

Anthony also runs the UKPollingReport website; an independent blog on opinion polling that was one of the most popular blogs during the 2010 election and is a widely used source for academics and journalists.

Prior to joining YouGov in 2005 he worked in the Leader of the Opposition’s Office for William Hague, Iain Duncan Smith and Michael Howard. He holds a degree in British Politics and Legislative Studies from the University of Hull.

You can find Anthony on Twitter @anthonyjwells.

Articles by Anthony Wells
  • Labour lead still strong

    The latest YouGov voting intention figures for the Sun show the Conservatives on 34%, Labour on 43% and the Liberal Democrats on 11%.

  • The 2010 election in hindsight

    Nine months after the General Election, we have asked about people’s opinions on the result in hindsight. Do they think Labour deserved to lose, ...

  • Doubt for 'Big Society'

    The latest voting intentions from our YouGov/Sun daily tracker poll have the Conservatives on 36%, Labour on 44% and the Liberal Democrats on 10%. ...

  • The race to London mayor

    The latest YouGov polling from London gives Labour a 16 point lead in Westminster voting intentions, but shows Boris Johnson and Ken Livingstone are ...

  • Tories starting to suffer

    Today's voting intention figures for the Sun have voting intention at Conservative 36%, Labour 43% and the Liberal Democrats at 10%.

  • AV and FPTP neck and neck

    Our latest figures on voting intention in the referendum on the Alternative Vote show a significant narrowing of the No campaign's lead, with the ...

  • Labour surges ahead

    This morning's poll has voting intentions of Conservative 36%, Labour 44% and Liberal Democrat 9%. This is the highest Labour lead our daily polling ...

  • The nation's issues

    The latest voting intention figures in our daily polls for the Sun have the Conservatives on 39%, Labour on 44% and the Liberal Democrats ...

  • Growing fears of a double-dip

    This morning's voting intention figures for the daily YouGov/Sun poll are Conservatives 39%, Labour 41%, Liberal Democrats 10%. It shows a narrowing of the ...

  • Labour still leading

    The latest voting intention figures from our daily poll for the Sun have the Conservatives on 37%, Labour on 43% and the Liberal Democrats ...