A new opinion poll suggests that Fine Gael has retained its support, despite the continuing Covid-19 pandemic.

A new Business Post/Red C survey of more than 1,000 voters indicates that Fine Gael remains in first place on 35% - unchanged since the last poll. 

The survey, which was taken over seven days up to last Wednesday, indicates that support for Sinn Féin is also unchanged at 27%. 

Fianna Fáil is on 15% support - up one on the last comparable poll last month.

The Green Party is down one to 6%, while the Social Democrats are up one to 4%. 

Labour is unchanged at 3%, while Solidarity People Before Profit remains at 2% support. 

Aontú is no change at 1%, but Renua is down one to zero percent. 

Independents are placed at 7% - down one.