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Connaught Telegraph Polls

Please see below for all current polls on the Connaught Telegraph website. If you have already voted on any of our polls you may not be able to vote again.

Mayo to beat Dublin in the replay?

Poll ended on the 1st October, 2016 and the results were:

  • 1. Yes, Mayo to lift Sam
    79.0%
  • 2. No, we missed our chance
    17.3%
  • 3. I'm going for another draw
    3.7%

Will Mayo beat Dublin in the All-Ireland final?

Poll ended on the 18th September, 2016 and the results were:

  • 1. Yes - this is our year
    78.4%
  • 2. Dublin to win
    21.6%

Mayo to beat Galway on June 18?

Poll ended on the 18th June, 2016 and the results were:

  • 1. Yes - and by some margin
    35.2%
  • 2. They will but closer than you think
    45.1%
  • 3. I'm going for a shock Galway win
    19.7%

Sun shines in early May - is that our summer?

Poll ended on the 23rd May, 2016 and the results were:

  • 1. Probably only bit of summer we'll see
    0.0%
  • 2. Don't be miserable - lots more to come
    50.0%
  • 3. Ever hopeful for a hot summer 2016
    50.0%

What should be the new government's main priority?

Poll ended on the 9th May, 2016 and the results were:

  • 1. Address hospital overcrowding once and for all
    34.6%
  • 2. Provide more jobs in counties like Mayo
    15.4%
  • 3. Deal with the issue of rural decline
    26.9%
  • 4. Kick-start the building sector
    3.8%
  • 5. Boost spending power by ending austerity
    19.2%

What form should the new government take?

Poll ended on the 9th April, 2016 and the results were:

  • 1. A FG-led minority government
    21.8%
  • 2. A FG/FF coalition
    40.0%
  • 3. To hell with it, call another election
    38.2%

Will Castlebar Mitchels win the All-Ireland senior club football final?

Poll ended on the 17th March, 2016 and the results were:

  • 1. Yes - odds on favourites
    22.2%
  • 2. They will but it will be close
    59.3%
  • 3. Dublin champions will be too strong
    18.5%

What will be the outcome of the general election in Mayo?

Poll ended on the 25th February, 2016 and the results were:

  • 1. FG (3), FF (1)
    30.9%
  • 2. FG (2), FF (1), SF (1)
    19.1%
  • 3. FG (2), FF (2)
    35.1%
  • 4. FG (2), FF (1), Ind. (1)
    14.9%

Mayo to beat Dublin this weekend?

Poll ended on the 5th February, 2016 and the results were:

  • 1. After Cork display - not a hope
    60.9%
  • 2. Yes, we'll bounce back
    17.4%
  • 3. I'd be delighted with a draw
    21.7%

Mayo to open NFL with a win over Cork this Sunday?

Poll ended on the 31st January, 2016 and the results were:

  • 1. I think they will win
    28.6%
  • 2. Hope so but not that confident
    14.3%
  • 3. Think it'll be Cork's day
    57.1%

Would you welcome snow?

Poll ended on the 19th January, 2016 and the results were:

  • 1. No - stay away
    88.9%
  • 2. Sure would - let it snow
    11.1%

Will you be making a New Year's resolution?

Poll ended on the 10th January, 2016 and the results were:

  • 1. I will, and I'm sticking to it this year
    15.2%
  • 2. Yes, but give it 2 weeks...
    3.0%
  • 3. No - don't believe in them
    81.8%

Have you got your Christmas shopping done?

Poll ended on the 23rd December, 2015 and the results were:

  • 1. Done and dusted with weeks
    28.6%
  • 2. Starting mid December
    19.0%
  • 3. It'll be last minute as always
    52.4%

Sick of the rain - fancy a white Christmas?

Poll ended on the 30th November, 2015 and the results were:

  • 1. Yes - bring it on
    34.8%
  • 2. No way - disaster
    34.8%
  • 3. A little sprinkling would be nice
    30.4%

Are you using the new postcode (Eircode) introduced three months ago?

Poll ended on the 25th October, 2015 and the results were:

  • 1. Yes - It's a great system
    18.8%
  • 2. No - I could not be bothered
    81.3%

Should Taoiseach Enda Kenny call an early general election?

Poll ended on the 14th October, 2015 and the results were:

  • 1. Yes - It would be a wise move tactically
    54.5%
  • 2. No - It is too much of a gamble
    45.5%

Were the Mayo players right to pass a vote of no-confidence in the management set-up?

Poll ended on the 8th October, 2015 and the results were:

  • 1. Yes - It was time for another change
    26.8%
  • 2. No - It was an over-reaction and unfair on management team
    67.6%
  • 3. So is it time to headhunt JIm McGuinness?
    5.6%

Could Luke 'Ming' Flanagan win Dáil seat in Mayo in next general election?

Poll ended on the 30th September, 2015 and the results were:

  • 1. Yes - he'd have my vote
    50.0%
  • 2. No - not a hope
    35.2%
  • 3. He should stay in Europe
    14.8%

Will Ireland win the Rugby World Cup?

Poll ended on the 22nd September, 2015 and the results were:

  • 1. Yes
    58.3%
  • 2. Maybe
    25.0%
  • 3. Not a hope
    16.7%

Mayo to defeat Dublin in semi-final replay?

Poll ended on the 7th September, 2015 and the results were:

  • 1. Yes - the wind is in our sail
    22.9%
  • 2. Mayo win - but it'll be close
    35.4%
  • 3. Dublin will prevail in the end
    41.7%

Mayo to beat Dublin in All-Ireland semi-final?

Poll ended on the 30th August, 2015 and the results were:

  • 1. Quitely confident
    20.0%
  • 2. Mayo will do it but it'll be close
    48.0%
  • 3. Strong possibility of a replay
    8.0%
  • 4. Dublin to win
    24.0%

Are you planning a staycation in Ireland?

Poll ended on the 18th August, 2015 and the results were:

  • 1. Yes, no place like home
    23.5%
  • 2. With this rain - I'm out of here
    50.0%
  • 3. Probably take a short break
    26.5%

Mayo to win Sam?

Poll ended on the 28th July, 2015 and the results were:

  • 1. Yes, it'll be our year
    25.0%
  • 2. After Connaught final, feeling confident
    4.2%
  • 3. Too early to say
    43.8%
  • 4. Not this year
    27.1%

Have you paid your water charges?

Poll ended on the 20th July, 2015 and the results were:

  • 1. Yes
    53.6%
  • 2. I paid but I'm sorry I did
    10.7%
  • 3. No, and I won't be paying
    35.7%

So it's Sligo in Connaught final. Feeling confident of Mayo win?

Poll ended on the 15th July, 2015 and the results were:

  • 1. Mayo to make it 5 on the trot!
    54.5%
  • 2. Confident but Sligo no pushover
    31.8%
  • 3. Sligo could spring another surprise
    13.6%

Will Mayo beat Galway on Sunday?

Poll ended on the 14th June, 2015 and the results were:

  • 1. Done deal - Mayo by 4 points or more
    44.2%
  • 2. Will do, but it'll be tight - one-point win
    23.3%
  • 3. It's going to be Galway's day
    32.6%

Are you planning a holiday abroad this year?

Poll ended on the 26th May, 2015 and the results were:

  • 1. Yes - because I'm sick of Irish weather
    54.2%
  • 2. Yes - never miss my sunshine holiday
    12.5%
  • 3. Staying put - rain or shine
    33.3%

Castlebar-Turlough greenway has opened - is Mayo gone greenway mad?

Poll ended on the 12th May, 2015 and the results were:

  • 1. Greenways best thing to ever happen in the county
    29.4%
  • 2. They should be everywhere
    29.4%
  • 3. Invest more in our roads
    41.2%

How do you feel about the same-sex marriage referendum?

Poll ended on the 22nd April, 2015 and the results were:

  • 1. I'll be voting in favour
    67.5%
  • 2. It's a no from me
    27.5%
  • 3. No opinion
    5.0%

10 million Easter eggs will be bought in Ireland this month. Is this too much?

Poll ended on the 5th April, 2015 and the results were:

  • 1. Only about 9 million too many
    48.0%
  • 2. Averaged out it's not that much per person
    4.0%
  • 3. There's no such thing as too much chocolate
    48.0%

Do you look forward to gardening when the weather gets warmer?

Poll ended on the 24th March, 2015 and the results were:

  • 1. No, never - not on my 'to do' list.
    5.6%
  • 2. Absolutely. Really love my garden.
    50.0%
  • 3. Have tried but don't have green fingers at all.
    0%
  • 4. Not obsessed but like to do a little bit.
    44.4%

Should our politicans stay at home this St. Patrick's Day?

Poll ended on the 17th March, 2015 and the results were:

  • 1. No - it's a great opportunity to promote Ireland
    45.8%
  • 2. Yes - timing is wrong for such expenditure
    28.8%
  • 3. Perhaps some should go, but not as many as do
    25.4%

Are you confident of a return to winning ways for Mayo on Sunday?

Poll ended on the 1st March, 2015 and the results were:

  • 1. Yes - Mayo to beat Monaghan by 5 points or more
    27.3%
  • 2. We'll win but margin will be tighter - 2 points
    36.4%
  • 3. Every chance Monaghan will beat us
    36.4%

What are you giving up for Lent?

Poll ended on the 24th February, 2015 and the results were:

  • 1. The booze
    18.2%
  • 2. Sweets and treats
    18.2%
  • 3. Absolutely nothing
    63.6%

Will you be feeling the love this Valentine's?

Poll ended on the 16th February, 2015 and the results were:

  • 1. Totally feeling the love!
    23.1%
  • 2. No - biggest load of nonsense ever
    61.5%
  • 3. Everyday is Valentine's Day
    7.7%
  • 4. Scrap it I say
    7.7%

Should the pubs be open on Good Friday?

Poll ended on the 11th February, 2015 and the results were:

  • 1. Yes - there's no reason to close them
    38.1%
  • 2. No - leave it as it is
    52.4%
  • 3. yes - but only so it'd mean less binge drinking at home
    9.5%

Sports sponsorship and alcohol - what's your view?

Poll ended on the 4th February, 2015 and the results were:

  • 1. All fine. Sports events need money.
    37.5%
  • 2. Not good. Alcohol abuse is a problem.
    37.5%
  • 3. Ok for now but should be phased out.
    12.5%
  • 4. I don't see what the fuss is about at all.
    12.5%

How are the new year resolutions going?

Poll ended on the 28th January, 2015 and the results were:

  • 1. I gave up on giving up after 3 days
    50.0%
  • 2. Trying, but it's hard
    30.0%
  • 3. Going great
    20.0%

Snow and ice or wind and rain - which do you prefer?

Poll ended on the 21st January, 2015 and the results were:

  • 1. Snow and ice - real winter weather.
    38.1%
  • 2. Wind and rain - it's what we're used to.
    38.1%
  • 3. Hate all types of wintry weather.
    4.8%
  • 4. Don't mind - I take each day as it comes.
    19.0%

Mayo's new managers have had first win. Are you confident for future?

Poll ended on the 13th January, 2015 and the results were:

  • 1. Yes, but give them time - no All-Ireland talk
    45.0%
  • 2. Confident but not too excited
    10.0%
  • 3. I've given up on football!
    25.0%
  • 4. Go on so - we'll win the All-Ireland
    20.0%

What's your new year's resolution?

Poll ended on the 7th January, 2015 and the results were:

  • 1. Lose weight
    27.8%
  • 2. Get fit
    33.3%
  • 3. Change the car
    5.6%
  • 4. Leave well enough alone
    33.3%

Do we spend too much at Christmas?

Poll ended on the 27th December, 2014 and the results were:

  • 1. Yes, it's totally over the top
    60.7%
  • 2. No, only chance we get to splurge
    25.0%
  • 3. Probably, but it's hard not to
    14.3%

Are you dreaming of a white Christmas?

Poll ended on the 15th December, 2014 and the results were:

  • 1. Yes - 'let it snow, let it snow, let it snow'
    35.7%
  • 2. Noooooo
    42.9%
  • 3. A small sprinkling would be lovely
    21.4%

Lotto jackpot won in Mayo this week. Would you go public?

Poll ended on the 7th December, 2014 and the results were:

  • 1. Not a hope
    91.7%
  • 2. Yes - how could you keep quiet
    8.3%

Is your work place holding a Christmas party this year?

Poll ended on the 30th November, 2014 and the results were:

  • 1. Yes - time to party
    50.0%
  • 2. No - God be with the days
    25.0%
  • 3. Did you say party? Recession must be over
    25.0%

Can Ballintubber win Sunday's Connaught SFC final against Corofin?

Poll ended on the 23rd November, 2014 and the results were:

  • 1. Yes - but it'll be tight
    66.7%
  • 2. No - favourites Corofin to win
    16.7%
  • 3. Could well be a draw
    16.7%

Should Jacobs put the Jelly Stars back in their Afternoon Tea biscuits?

Poll ended on the 21st November, 2014 and the results were:

  • 1. Yes – it’s like fig rolls without figs
    88.9%
  • 2. No - prefer the replacement 'chocolate wheel’
    0.0%
  • 3. Can we not have the two
    11.1%

Have you started your Christmas shopping yet?

Poll ended on the 16th November, 2014 and the results were:

  • 1. Yes - finished or almost done
    27.3%
  • 2. No - but I'm planning to start any day now
    45.5%
  • 3. December 24 is the only day for shopping
    27.3%

Will Ballintubber win or lose against St. Brigid's on Sunday?

Poll ended on the 9th November, 2014 and the results were:

  • 1. Win
    70.4%
  • 2. Lose
    25.9%
  • 3. Neither - it'll be a draw
    3.7%

Is it necessary to change the time each winter and spring?

Poll ended on the 3rd November, 2014 and the results were:

  • 1. Yes
    33.3%
  • 2. No
    53.3%
  • 3. Waste of time!
    13.3%

Are Westport United's achievements undervalued?

Poll ended on the 25th October, 2014 and the results were:

  • 1. Yes
    50.0%
  • 2. No
    50.0%

Castlebar Mitchels or Ballintubber to win the county final?

Poll ended on the 19th October, 2014 and the results were:

  • 1. Ballintubber
    33.3%
  • 2. Mitchels
    61.1%
  • 3. A draw
    5.6%

Are you happy with Budget 2015?

Poll ended on the 18th October, 2014 and the results were:

  • 1. Yes
    38.5%
  • 2. No
    53.8%
  • 3. Not sure
    7.7%

James Horan for the Donegal manager's job - was he right not to take it?

Poll ended on the 13th October, 2014 and the results were:

  • 1. Yes. He needs a break
    42.9%
  • 2. No. Best man for the job
    20.0%
  • 3. They should give the job to a Donegal man
    37.1%

Ballintubber or Castlebar Mitchels for the Moclair Cup this year?

Poll ended on the 6th October, 2014 and the results were:

  • 1. Ballintubber - no question
    69.6%
  • 2. The Mitchels to retain their title
    30.4%

Are you happy with how the county board has handled appointing a new Mayo manager?

Poll ended on the 29th September, 2014 and the results were:

  • 1. Yes
    38.1%
  • 2. No
    47.6%
  • 3. Matters could have been handled better
    14.3%

Are you leaving the wellies at home this year and going to the ploughing?

Poll ended on the 25th September, 2014 and the results were:

  • 1. Wouldn't miss it
    61.5%
  • 2. Have no interest in farming matters
    15.4%
  • 3. Wouldn't be the same without the wet and the wellies
    23.1%

All-Ireland final's up on Sunday - who are Mayo fans supporting?

Poll ended on the 21st September, 2014 and the results were:

  • 1. Donegal all the way
    75.6%
  • 2. The Kingdom of Kerry
    14.6%
  • 3. Did you really have to ask this question?
    9.8%

Sun's shining. What you all got planned?

Poll ended on the 14th September, 2014 and the results were:

  • 1. Hitting for the beach
    58.3%
  • 2. Taking a sick day off work
    0.0%
  • 3. Hitting the garden
    8.3%
  • 4. Sun? What's sun?
    33.3%

Who should succeed James Horan as Mayo manager?

Poll ended on the 7th September, 2014 and the results were:

  • 1. Noel Connelly
    23.1%
  • 2. Kevin McStay
    53.8%
  • 3. Pat Holmes
    3.8%
  • 4. Enda Gilvarry
    3.8%
  • 5. Peter Forde
    0%
  • 6. John Maughan
    15.4%

Is Limerick the correct venue for the All-Ireland semi-final replay between Mayo and Kerry?

Poll ended on the 30th August, 2014 and the results were:

  • 1. Yes, I've no problem with it
    3.6%
  • 2. No, it should be Croke Park
    71.4%
  • 3. Yes, the GAA was in a no-win situation
    7.1%
  • 4. No, American football should not take precedence
    17.9%

Mayo v Kerry on Sunday. What will the outcome be?

Poll ended on the 24th August, 2014 and the results were:

  • 1. Mayo win by 2 points
    50.0%
  • 2. A draw
    0.0%
  • 3. Kerry to shade it by 3 points
    23.1%
  • 4. Mayo to blitz the Kingdom
    26.9%

Almost back to school - are primary school summer hols too long in Ireland?

Poll ended on the 18th August, 2014 and the results were:

  • 1. 2 months is perfect
    0.0%
  • 2. Make it 3 months
    66.7%
  • 3. A month would be long enough
    33.3%

Leaving Cert results are out. How are you feeling?

Poll ended on the 15th August, 2014 and the results were:

  • 1. Over the moon
    25.0%
  • 2. Relieved it's all over
    50.0%
  • 3. Couldn't care less
    12.5%
  • 4. Have to do it all again next year
    12.5%

Are you holidaying at home or abroad this summer?

Poll ended on the 13th August, 2014 and the results were:

  • 1. Staying put in Ireland
    63.6%
  • 2. Wouldn't leave Mayo ever
    9.1%
  • 3. Definitely going abroad
    27.3%

Will Mayo beat Cork in Sunday's SFC quarterfinal

Poll ended on the 3rd August, 2014 and the results were:

  • 1. Yes, by 3 points or more
    59.4%
  • 2. Definitely, by plus 7 points
    21.9%
  • 3. No - Cork will edge it
    15.6%
  • 4. It'll be a draw
    3.1%

Next Sunday is Reek Sunday - are you climbing Croagh Patrick?

Poll ended on the 26th July, 2014 and the results were:

  • 1. Not a chance
    64.7%
  • 2. Definitely
    29.4%
  • 3. Depends on the weather
    5.9%

What's your opinion about the new compact Connaught Telegraph?

Poll ended on the 18th July, 2014 and the results were:

  • 1. It's awesome
    63.6%
  • 2. Loving it
    22.7%
  • 3. Will always prefer broadsheet
    9.1%
  • 4. No opinion
    4.5%

What is the happiness barometer like following Mayo's double football win?

Poll ended on the 15th July, 2014 and the results were:

  • 1. Don't care about football
    10.5%
  • 2. Mildly happy
    26.3%
  • 3. Totally thrilled
    47.4%
  • 4. Ecstatic - ready to explode
    15.8%

What will the result of Sunday's Connaught SFC final be

Poll ended on the 13th July, 2014 and the results were:

  • 1. a draw
    9.1%
  • 2. Mayo by 3 or more points
    27.3%
  • 3. Mayo by 5 or more
    9.1%
  • 4. Mayo to hammer Galway
    27.3%
  • 5. the unthinkable - Galway win
    27.3%

Will Mayo beat Galway in the Connacht GAA Football Senior Championship 2014 Final?

Poll ended on the 10th July, 2014 and the results were:

  • 1. Yes
    100.0%
  • 2. No
    0.0%

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