UK’s EU membership support falls
LONDON—British support for staying in the European Union has fallen by two percentage points to 51 percent according to a poll, a decline that may suggest U.S. President Barack Obama’s words in favor of UK membership had yet to have an impact.
Support for leaving the 28-member bloc in a referendum has increased by 2 percentage points to 43 percent the country in world affairs.
But some have cast doubt on the results of the research, after the polling industry suffered a blow to its credibility last year when it failed to predict the Conservative Party’s outright victory in a general election.
Lynton Crosby, an election strategist who helped Cameron win last May’s election, said the Telegraph’s poll