Great expectations? Public perceptions and expectations for the new Government

Bartek Staniszewski and Sarah Kuszynski

July 2024

This polling analysis examines UK public attitudes towards the performance of the last Conservative Government and their perceptions of the priorities and effectiveness of the new Labour Government.

It reveals that the UK public is united in its poor assessment of the last 14 years of Conservative Government and is generally optimistic about the Labour Government’s policy priorities.

Read the analysis