The fieldwork for this Sunday Times/Behaviour & Attitudes poll was conducted between 31st August to 12th September 2023, during the ‘back-to-school’ period.

With that back-to-school time often comes better weather, which was once again the case in recent weeks.

There was also the positive distraction in the lead up to the Rugby World Cup, with hopes of Irish success.

Read more of the latest B&A / Sunday Times Opinion Poll here.