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
  • Tax on the agenda

    The first YouGov/Sun voting intention poll of 2011 shows voting intention figures of CON 40%, LAB 42%, LDEM 8%, suggesting there has not been ...

  • Pornography protection

    The idea discussed by the Government this week that major internet service providers could filter out pornographic websites unless users opted ‘in’ to them ...

  • Labour hit 3 year high

    Today's voting intention figures have the Conservatives at 40%, Labour at 43% and the Liberal Democrats at 8%. Labour's 43% is the highest level ...

  • Education on the agenda

    Today's voting intention poll for the Sun has topline figures of CON 41%, LAB 41%, LDEM 9% and shows the two main parties neck ...

  • Watching the watershed

    Please note, this article and the survey below contain language that some may find offensive Around a third of Brits think there should be ...

  • Voting intention analysis

    Today's daily voting intention figures for the Sun show the Conservatives at 41%, Labour at 41% and the Liberal Democrats reduced to just 8%. ...

  • Voting intention analysis

    Today's voting intention figures for the Sun have the Conservatives and Labour equal on 40%, and the Liberal Democrats on 9%. This equals the ...