A new opinion poll has indicated that Fine Gael has strengthened its position as the party with the most support, while Labour has fallen back.

The Red C poll in tomorrow's Sunday Business Post also shows Sinn Féin with increased support, while Fianna Fáil support remains low.

Red C carried out the poll on Monday, Tuesday and Wednesday among 1,000 voters around the country.

Support for Fianna Fáil stands at 17%, while Fine Gael has gained one point to 34% since the last Sunday Business Post Poll at the end of November.

Labour has slipped four points to 23%, while the Greens are down one to 2%. There are gains for Sinn Féin, up three points to 14% and Independents and Others are also up by two to 10%.