LABOUR and the Tories are almost neck and neck, according to a new poll.
The YouGov poll put Labour on 36% with the Conservatives just one point behind on 35%. The Liberal Democrats are on 21%.
Both Labour and the Tories are up one point on a similar survey carried out a week ago. The Lib-Dems are down one point.
Some 34% of people thought Tony Blair would make the best Prime Minister - two points up on last week.
And 26% said Michael Howard would - three points up. Mr Kennedy would make the best premier according to 16% - two points down on last week.