Just TWO constituencies support Theresa May's Brexit deal
PUBLISHED: 10:22 07 December 2018 | UPDATED: 10:22 07 December 2018
Just two constituencies in Britain would back Theresa May's Brexit deal with 600 support remaining in the EU.
Become a Supporter
The New European is proud of its journalism and we hope you are proud of it too. If you value what we are doing, you can help us by making a contribution to the cost of our journalism
The shock poll found that just two constituencies - the Tory-held constituencies of Broxbourne and Christchurch - would prefer the Brexit deal over alternative options.
It found 30 out of 650 supported a no-deal Brexit.
A strong 600 constituencies polled by YouGov believed that remaining in the European Union was the best option.
More than 20,000 people were asked to rank their preferences for Britain’s future on Brexit - choosing between the Brexit deal, a no deal and remaining in the EU.
The results show 46% of the country supported the option to Remain while 27% each opted for Theresa May’s deal and no deal Brexit.
Analysis suggests that May’s deal suffers from being the country’s second option with Leavers opting for no deal and Remainers prefering the status quo.
Commenting on the finding YouGov wrote: “As she prepares for next Tuesday’s vote it seems that Theresa May’s deal faces the same problems amongst the public as she does among MPs. Whilst it may be more successful in head to head battles, against both No Deal or Remain, it is struggling to fight on both flanks at the same time.”
Become a Supporter
The New European is proud of its journalism and we hope you are proud of it too. We believe our voice is important - both in representing the pro-EU perspective and also to help rebalance the right wing extremes of much of the UK national press. If you value what we are doing, you can help us by making a contribution to the cost of our journalism.Become a supporter