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
  • Baby bounces

    Following the birth of David Cameron's baby daughter on Tuesday, there was also positive news for the Prime Minister in our daily polling figures. ...

  • Gov't tracker analysis - 24 Aug

    Today's voting intentions and Government approval ratings are the worst for the Conservatives since the election. The net Government approval rating is zero - ...

  • 100 days of the Coalition

    On Wednesday David Cameron will have been Prime Minister for 100 days. On behalf of the Sun newspaper, we asked the public how they ...

  • Liberal Democrats hit 12%

    Our latest voting intention figures for the Sunday Times have the Liberal Democrats at 12%, their lowest level of support since 2007 when the ...

  • Opposition to AV growing

    The latest YouGov polling shows support for the Alternative Vote in a referendum on voting change dropping to 39%, just one point ahead of ...

  • Post-budget reaction

    The Coalition Government's approval rating has risen by five points since yesterday's Budget. 46% said they approved of the Government's record so far, up ...

  • Voting intention 3rd May

    Our latest daily polling figures for The Sun (fieldwork 2nd May - 3rd May; sample size 1,455) are: Conservative 35% Labour 28% Liberal Democrat ...

  • Voting intention 2nd May

    Our latest daily polling figures for The Sun (fieldwork 1st May - 2nd May; sample size 1,475) are: Conservative 34% Labour 28% Liberal Democrat ...

  • Voting intention 1st May

    Our latest daily polling figures for The Sunday Times (fieldwork 30th April - 1st May; sample size 1,483) are: Conservative 35% Labour 27% Liberal ...

  • Voting intention 30 April

    Our latest daily polling figures for The Sun (fieldwork 30th April; sample size 1,412) are: Conservative 34% Labour 28% Liberal Democrat 28% Others 10% ...