Sinn Fein support up by five points in latest opinion poll

Padraig MacLochlainn

Sinn Fein has increased its support by five points to 22 per cent in the latest Red C opinion poll.

Support for the party dropped to five points to 17 per cent in the last poll conducted by the Sunday Business Post.

The Government parties Fine Gael and Labour both dropped two points in today's survey after making significant gains in recent opinion polls.

Donegal TD Padraig Mc Lochainn says the latest poll is encouraging but the most important poll is the one that takes place in the next General Election: