Labour's poll lead rises 5%.LABOUR'S lead over the Tories has leapt five per cent since Chancellor Brown unveiled his pounds 43billion spending spree Noun 1. spending spree - a brief period of extravagant spending
spree, fling - a brief indulgence of your impulses .
A Gallup poll Gallup Poll
a sampling of the views of a representative cross section of the population, usually used to forecast voting [after G H Gallup, statistician]
Gallup poll n → today puts the Labour rating last month at 47 per cent (up two), Conservatives 32 per cent (down three) and Lib-Dems 14 per cent (unchanged).
Premier Tony Blair Noun 1. Tony Blair - British statesman who became prime minister in 1997 (born in 1953)
Anthony Charles Lynton Blair, Blair will welcome the findings after a recent rocky spell.
His personal approval rating also rose last month from 45.4 per cent to 48.5 per cent
The poll showed 87 per cent support for the cash injection into schools, hospitals and transport.
Even 79 per cent of Tory voters - whose party opposed the package - give it the thumbs-up in the poll for The Daily Telegraph,
Sixty per cent of people think public services Public services is a term usually used to mean services provided by government to its citizens, either directly (through the public sector) or by financing private provision of services. will improve over the next few years.
The Tories, hoping they had turned the corner, are still stuck at the same level of support as at their 1997 election hammering.