Labour has taken a 36 point lead ahead of the Conservatives, according to the latest poll from Redfield Wilton.
Labour 56% (+3)
Conservative 20% (-4)
Liberal Democrat 11% (-2)
Green 5% (+2)
Scottish National Party 4% (–)
Reform UK 2% (–)
Other 1% (-2)
A number of Tory MPs, the first being Crispin Blunt, have called for Truss’ resignation.
“I think the game is up and it’s now a question as to how the succession is managed,” he told Channel 4 on Friday.
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