Fine Gael open 9 point lead on the main opposition party

Fine Gael lead the main opposition party by 9 points in the latest opinion poll.

A Red C Sunday Business Post survey shows the Government party on 33 percent with Fianna Fail on 24.

Sinn Fein's up 2 points to 16 percent.

Labour's unchanged on 6 percent - the Green Party and Social Democrats are unchanged on 2 percent.

Renua and Solidarity PBP are both up 1 to 2 percent.

The Independent Alliance drop to 1 percent with Independents overall on 11.

Sunday Business Post Political Editor Michael Brennan says the results will be a worry for Fianna Fail.