Instant reactions: The great debate

April 15, 2010, 11:01 PM GMT+0

The first of three political TV debates has just taken place on ITV. Here's the initial, instant response.

Leaving aside your own party preference, who do you think performed best overall in tonight's debate?

  • Nick Clegg: 51%
  • David Cameron: 29%
  • Gordon Brown: 19%
  • Don't know: 2%

YouGov questioned 1,091 viewers of the TV debate among the party leaders immediately after tonight's debate. The data were weighted to the profile of all those 'absolutely certain to watch' the debate from a nationally-representative sample.

For survey details and full results, please click here

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