Labour's poll rating falls to four year low

Another poll has forecast a gloomy outlook for Labour's elections chances, according to a national newspaper.

This is the third poll which found support for the Labour party was slipping. Credit: PA

YouGov for the Sun put Conservative and Labour neck and neck on 34% each.

It is the lowest rating for Labour since July 2010 - before Ed Miliband took over as leader. Ukip were on 15% and the Liberal Democrats 8%.

Mr Miliband tried to shrug off insisted he is "more personally competent" to run the country than David Cameron.