The Anonymous Widower

A Strange Election

In 2015, when you walked through the local area, you saw lots of posters, saying Vote for Me! etc.

Today, I walked to Haggerston station and I saw just three posters; one Liberal, one Green and one for an Independent.

Now that the forecast doesn’t agree with opinion polls in The Times and The Standard, I am led to the conclusion, that much of the data is all over the place.

I have a feeling as with 2015 and the Bexit vote, the pollsters will have to look hard at their methods.

June 8, 2017 - Posted by | World | ,


  1. […] A Strange Election, I said it was just that. But then, a political journalist friend said to me, that the posters told […]

    Pingback by I Said It Was A Strange Election! « The Anonymous Widower | June 9, 2017 | Reply

  2. Exit poll very close. Polls during the campaign did show strong movement towards Labour – pollsters did much better this time.

    Comment by Mark Clayton | June 9, 2017 | Reply

  3. The polls did! As my friend Gwyneth Dunwoody said of edward Heath, “He couldn’t organise a piss-up in a brewery!” Neighter could May.

    Comment by AnonW | June 9, 2017 | Reply

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