Local elections results 2014: Full list of how Ukip, Labour, the Tories and Lib Dems have performed

Ukip take more than 150 seats as Liberal Democrats and Tories make huge losses

The “political earthquake” predicted by Nigel Farage looked set to come to fruition as Ukip took more than 150 seats from Labour and the Conservatives in a remarkable performance in the local elections.

The party made significant gains in Essex, where it gained 11 seats in Basildon to ensure it went from Tory to no overall control. It also secured five in Thurrock to rob Labour of overall control.

Elsewhere, the Tories lost David Cameron’s “favourite” seat of Fulham and Hammersmith to Labour, one of scores of council seats lost.

The Liberal Democrats were decimated, losing 284 councillors by the evening, leaving 404 in their seats.

It was also a bad day for the Tories, who lost over 200 councillors, although the cut was less than a sixth of their total.

Labour, on the other hand, enjoyed huge gains of almost 300 seats countrywide.

More than 4,000 council seats at 161 Englishlocal authorities, as well as those in Northern Ireland, were up for grabs yesterday.

With almost 80 per cent of councils declared, Ukip had gained more than 150 seats - far exceeding expectations of around 80 wins.

In the north of England, Ukip showed it could pose a threat in the traditional strongholds of Ed Miliband's party, taking 10 of the 21 council seats up for election in Rotherham.

Despite big gains, Labour’s performance was described as “not good enough” by Shadow Chancellor Ed balls.

The only region seemingly immune to the charms of Farage and Co was London, where the party failed to make as big an impact.

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Below is a full list of the results that will be updated as the count goes on:

ADUR: CON hold

PartySeatsChange+/-
Conservative20-4
United Kingdom Independence Party6+5
Independent20
Labour10
Liberal Democrat0-1

AMBER VALLEY: LAB Gain from CON

PartySeatsChange+/-
Labour24+3
Conservative21-3

BARKING AND DAGENHAM: LAB hold

PartySeatsChange+/-
Labour510

BARNSLEY: LAB Hold

PartySeatsChange+/-
Labour53+1
Independent50
Conservative4-1
Vacant10

BASILDON: CON Lose to NOC

PartySeatsChange+/-
Conservative17-7
United Kingdom Independence Party12+11
Labour10-3
Independent20
Liberal Democrat1-1

BASINGSTOKE AND DEANE: NOC (No change)

Conservative29-2
Labour17+3
Liberal Democrat8-3
Independent4+1
United Kingdom Independence Party2+

BASSETLAW: LAB hold

PartySeatsChange+/-
Labour35+1
Conservative10-1
Independent30

BEXLEY: CON Hold

PartySeatsChange+/-
Conservative45-7
Labour15+4
United Kingdom Independence Party3+3

BIRMINGHAM: LAB Hold

PartySeatsChange+/-
Labour77+2
Conservative32+2
Liberal Democrat12-3
Respect: The Unity Coalition0-1

BLACKBURN WITH DARWEN: LAB hold

PartySeatsChange+/-
Labour48+3
Conservative12-2
Liberal Democrat4-1

BOLTON: LAB Hold

PartySeatsChange+/-
Labour40-1
Conservative15-1
Liberal Democrat30
United Kingdom Independence Party2+2

BRADFORD: LAB gain

PartySeatsChange+/-
Labour46+1
Conservative21-3
Independent11+2
Liberal Democrat80
Green Party30
United Kingdom Independence Party1+1
British National Party0-1

BRENT: LAB Hold

PartySeatsChange+/-
Labour56+16
Conservative60
Liberal Democrat1-16

BRENTWOOD: CON Lose to NOC

PartySeatsChange+/-
Conservative18-4
Liberal Democrat11+2
Independent5+1
Labour3+1

BRISTOL: NOC No Change

PartySeatsChange+/-
Labour31+3
Liberal Democrat16-7
Conservative15+1
Green Party6+2
United Kingdom Independence Party1+1
Independent10

BROMLEY: CON hold

PartySeatsChange+/-
Conservative51-2
Labour7+4
United Kingdom Independence Party2+2
Liberal Democrat0-4

BROXBOURNE: CON Hold

PartySeatsChange+/-
Conservative26-1
Labour30
United Kingdom Independence Party1+1

BURNLEY: LAB Hold

PartySeatsChange+/-
Labour28+3
Liberal Democrat12-3
Conservative50

BURY: LAB hold

PartySeatsChange+/-
Labour38+3
Conservative11-2
Independent10
Liberal Democrat1-1

CALDERDALE: NOC no change

PartySeatsChange+/-
Labour38+3
Conservative11-2
Independent10
Liberal Democrat1-1

CAMBRIDGE: LAB Gain from NOC

PartySeatsChange+/-
Labour25+7
Liberal Democrat14-7
Independent2+1
Conservative10
Green Party0-1

CANNOCK CHASE: LAB Hold

PartySeatsChange+/-
Labour25+1
United Kingdom Independence Party6+4
Conservative6-4
Liberal Democrat3-2
Independent1+1

CARLISLE: LAB Hold

PartySeatsChange+/-
Labour29+1
Conservative190
Independent20
Liberal Democrat2-1

CASTLE POINT: CON Lose to NOC

PartySeatsChange+/-
Conservative20-5
Independent160
United Kingdom Independence Party5+5

CHELTENHAM: LD hold

PartySeatsChange+/-
Liberal Democrat24-1
Conservative12+1
Independent40

CHERWELL: CON hold

PartySeatsChange+/-
Conservative40-1
Labour7+2
Liberal Democrat2-1
Independent10

CHORLEY: LAB hold

PartySeatsChange+/-
Labour32+8
Conservative13-7
Independent20
Liberal Democrat0-1

COLCHESTER: NOC No Change

PartySeatsChange+/-
Liberal Democrat25-1
Conservative230
Labour8+1
Independent30
Vacant10

COVENTRY: LAB Hold

PartySeatsChange+/-
Labour430
Conservative110

CRAVEN: CON hold

PartySeatsChange+/-
Conservative18+1
Independent90
Liberal Democrat2-1
Vacant10

CRAWLEY: LAB gain from CON

PartySeatsChange+/-
Labour20+4
Conservative16-4
United Kingdom Independence Party10

CROYDON: LAB Gain from CON

PartySeatsChange+/-
Labour40+7
Conservative30-7

DAVENTRY: CON Hold

PartySeatsChange+/-
Conservative280
Labour4-2
United Kingdom Independence Party3+2
Liberal Democrat10

DERBY: LAB Hold

PartySeatsChange+/-
Labour270
Conservative140
Liberal Democrat7-2
United Kingdom Independence Party2+2
Independent10

DONCASTER: Lab hold

PartySeatsChange+/-
Labour48-2
Conservative80
Independent6+2
United Kingdom Independence Party1+1
Liberal Democrat0-1

DUDLEY: LAB Hold

PartySeatsChange+/-
Labour400
Conservative20-7
United Kingdom Independence Party9+7
Independent20
Green Party10

EASTLEIGH: LD Hold

PartySeatsChange+/-
Liberal Democrat400
Conservative40

ELMBRIDGE: CON hold

PartySeatsChange+/-
Conservative32+1
Residents Association21-1
Liberal Democrat60
Independent10

ENFIELD: LAB Hold

PartySeatsChange+/-
Labour41+5
Conservative22-5

EPPING FOREST: Con hold

Conservative37-2
Residents Association120
Liberal Democrat3-1
United Kingdom Independence Party2+2
Independent20
Green Party1+1
Labour10

EXETER: LAB Hold

PartySeatsChange+/-
Labour27+3
Conservative10-1
Liberal Democrat3-2

FAREHAM: CON Hold

PartySeatsChange+/-
Conservative23+1
Liberal Democrat5-3
Independent2+1
United Kingdom Independence Party1+1

GATESHEAD: LAB hold

PartySeatsChange+/-
Labour550
Liberal Democrat110

GLOUCESTER: NOC No Change

PartySeatsChange+/-
Conservative180
Labour90
Liberal Democrat90

GOSPORT: CON Hold

PartySeatsChange+/-
Conservative21-3
Labour6+1
Liberal Democrat6+1
United Kingdom Independence Party1+1

GREAT YARMOUTH: LAB lose to NOC

PartySeatsChange+/-
Labour16-4
Conservative13-6
United Kingdom Independence Party10+10

GREENWICH: LAB hold

PartySeatsChange+/-
Labour43+3
Conservative8-3

HALTON: LAB hold

PartySeatsChange+/-
Labour51+1
Liberal Democrat3-1
Conservative20

HAMMERSMITH & FULHAM: LAB Gain from CON

PartySeatsChange+/-
Labour26+11
Conservative20-11

HARINGEY: LAB Hold

PartySeatsChange+/-
Labour48+14
Liberal Democrat9-14

HARLOW: LAB Hold

PartySeatsChange+/-
Labour17-3
Conservative11-2
United Kingdom Independence Party5+5

HARROGATE: CON hold

PartySeatsChange+/-
Conservative34+2
Liberal Democrat15-3
Independent4+1
Liberal10

HARROW: LAB gain from NOC

PartySeatsChange+/-
Labour340
Conservative26-1
Independent2+1
Liberal Democrat10

HART: NOC no change

PartySeatsChange+/-
Conservative14-4
Residents Association9+3
Liberal Democrat90
Independent1+1

HARTLEPOOL: LAB Lose to NOC

PartySeatsChange+/-
Labour190
Independent9-2
Conservative30
United Kingdom Independence Party2+2

HASTINGS: LAB Hold

PartySeatsChange+/-
Labour24+1
Conservative8-1

HAVANT: CON Hold

PartySeatsChange+/-
Conservative31-3
Labour4+1
United Kingdom Independence Party2+2
Liberal Democrat10

HERTSMERE: CON Hold

PartySeatsChange+/-
Conservative34-1
Labour5+1

HILLINGDON: CON hold

PartySeatsChange+/-
Conservative42-4
Labour23+4

HOUNSLOW: LAB hold

PartySeatsChange+/-
Labour49+14
Conservative11-14

HULL: LAB Hold

PartySeatsChange+/-
Labour39+2
Liberal Democrat15-2
Conservative20
Independent2-1
United Kingdom Independence Party1+1

HUNTINGDONSHIRE: CON hold

PartySeatsChange+/-
Conservative35-2
United Kingdom Independence Party7+2
Liberal Democrat5-2
Independent4+2
Labour10

HYNDBURN: LAB hold

PartySeatsChange+/-
Labour230
Conservative8-1
United Kingdom Independence Party2+2
Independent2-1

IPSWICH: LAB Hold

PartySeatsChange+/-
Labour35+3
Conservative10-2
Liberal Democrat3-1

ISLINGTON: LAB hold

PartySeatsChange+/-
Labour47+12
Green Party1+1
Liberal Democrat0-13

KIRKLEES: NOC no change

Labour320
Conservative180
Liberal Democrat110
Green Party50
Independent30

KNOWSLEY: LAB hold

PartySeatsChange+/-
Labour630

LAMBETH: LAB hold

PartySeatsChange+/-
Labour59+15
Conservative3-1
Green Party1+1
Liberal Democrat0-15

LEEDS: LAB hold

PartySeatsChange+/-
Labour630
Conservative180
Liberal Democrat9-1
Independent60
Green Party3+1

LINCOLN: LAB Hold

PartySeatsChange+/-
Labour27+2
Conservative6-2

LIVERPOOL: LAB hold

PartySeatsChange+/-
Labour79+7
Green Party4+2
Liberal30
Liberal Democrat3-9
Independent10

MAIDSTONE: CON Lose to NOC

PartySeatsChange+/-
Conservative25-4
Liberal Democrat19-1
Independent50
United Kingdom Independence Party4+4
Labour2+1

MANCHESTER: LAB hold

PartySeatsChange+/-
Labour95+9
Independent10
Liberal Democrat0-9

MERTON: LAB gain from NOC

PartySeatsChange+/-
Labour36+8
Conservative20-7
Residents Association30
Liberal Democrat1-1

MOLE VALLEY: NOC no change

PartySeatsChange+/-
Conservative19+2
Liberal Democrat14-3
Independent70
United Kingdom Independence Party1+1

NEWCASTLE UPON TYNE: LAB hold

PartySeatsChange+/-
Labour52+1
Liberal Democrat24-2
Independent2+1

NEWCASTLE-UNDER-LYME: LAB hold

PartySeatsChange+/-
Labour32-2
Conservative160
Liberal Democrat6-4
United Kingdom Independence Party5+5
Green Party1+1

NEWHAM - LAB hold

PartySeatsChange+/-
Labour600

NORTH EAST LINCOLNSHIRE: LAB lose to NOC

PartySeatsChange+/-
Labour21-4
Conservative10-2
United Kingdom Independence Party8+7
Liberal Democrat3-1

NORTH HERTFORDSHIRE: CON hold

PartySeatsChange+/-
Conservative34+1
Labour12+2
Liberal Democrat3-3

NORTH TYNESIDE: LAB hold

PartySeatsChange+/-
Labour44+1
Conservative120
Liberal Democrat4-1

NORWICH: LAB hold

PartySeatsChange+/-
Labour210
Green Party150
Liberal Democrat30

NUNEATON AND BEDWORTH: LAB hold

Labour28+3
Conservative3-4
Green Party2+1
Independent10

OLDHAM: LAB hold

PartySeatsChange+/-
Labour45+1
Liberal Democrat10-4
United Kingdom Independence Party2+2
Conservative20
Independent1+1

OXFORD: LAB hold

PartySeatsChange+/-
Labour33+4
Liberal Democrat8-5
Green Party6+1
Independent10

PENDLE: NOC no change

PartySeatsChange+/-
Conservative190
Labour18+1
Liberal Democrat11-1
British National Party10

PETERBOROUGH: CON lose to NOC

PartySeatsChange+/-
Conservative28-4
Labour12+1
Independent10+3
Liberal Democrat40
Liberal30

PLYMOUTH: LAB hold

PartySeatsChange+/-
Labour31-1
Conservative23-2
United Kingdom Independence Party3+3

PORTSMOUTH: LD lose to NOC

PartySeatsChange+/-
Liberal Democrat19-5
Conservative120
United Kingdom Independence Party6+6
Labour4-1
Independent10

PRESTON: LAB hold

PartySeatsChange+/-
Labour32+1
Conservative190
Liberal Democrat50
Independent1-1

PURBECK: CON lose to NOC

PartySeatsChange+/-
Conservative12+1
Liberal Democrat110
Independent1-1

READING

PartySeatsChange+/-
Labour31+5
Conservative10-3
Green Party30
Liberal Democrat2-2

REDBRIDGE: Lab gain

PartySeatsChange+/-
Labour35+9
Conservative25-5
Liberal Democrat3-4

REDDITCH: LAB hold

PartySeatsChange+/-
Labour17+2
Conservative9-4
United Kingdom Independence Party2+2
Independent10

REIGATE AND BANSTEAD: CON hold

PartySeatsChange+/-
Conservative37-1
Residents Association70
Green Party30
Liberal Democrat20
United Kingdom Independence Party1+1
Independent10

RICHMOND-UPON-THAMES: CON Hold

PartySeatsChange+/-
Conservative39+9
Liberal Democrat15-9

ROCHDALE: LAB Hold

PartySeatsChange+/-
Labour48+7
Conservative11-1
Liberal Democrat1-6

ROCHFORD: CON Hold

PartySeatsChange+/-
Conservative26-3
United Kingdom Independence Party3+3
Liberal Democrat3-1
Green Party20
Independent20
Residents Association20
Labour1+1

ROSSENDALE: LAB hold

PartySeatsChange+/-
Labour24+1
Conservative100
Independent20
Liberal Democrat0-1

ROTHERHAM: LAB Hold

PartySeatsChange+/-
Labour50-8
United Kingdom Independence Party10+10
Conservative2-2
Independent10

RUGBY: CON hold

PartySeatsChange+/-
Conservative23-2
Labour100
Liberal Democrat7+1
Independent2+1

RUNNYMEDE: CON Hold

PartySeatsChange+/-
Conservative350
Residents Association60
United Kingdom Independence Party10

RUSHMOOR: CON Hold

PartySeatsChange+/-
Conservative24-1
Labour12+1
United Kingdom Independence Party30

SALFORD: LAB hold

PartySeatsChange+/-
Labour520
Conservative80

SANDWELL: LAB Hold

PartySeatsChange+/-
Labour70+2
United Kingdom Independence Party1+1
Conservative1-2
Liberal Democrat0-1

SEFTON: LAB hold

PartySeatsChange+/-
Labour40+4
Liberal Democrat17-3
Conservative7-2
Independent2+1

SHEFFIELD: LAB hold

PartySeatsChange+/-
Labour59+1
Liberal Democrat18-6
Green Party4+2
United Kingdom Independence Party3+3

SLOUGH: LAB hold

PartySeatsChange+/-
Labour33-4
Conservative8+3
United Kingdom Independence Party1+1

SOLIHULL: CON hold

PartySeatsChange+/-
Conservative29+1
Green Party9+4
Liberal Democrat9-3
Labour2-3
United Kingdom Independence Party1+1
Independent10

SOUTHAMPTON: LAB hold

PartySeatsChange+/-
Labour280
Conservative18+2
Independent2+1
Liberal Democrat0-3

SOUTH CAMBRIDGESHIRE: CON hold

PartySeatsChange+/-
Conservative35+1
Liberal Democrat13-3
Independent8+2
Labour10

SOUTH LAKELAND: LD hold

PartySeatsChange+/-
Liberal Democrat33-1
Conservative15+1
Labour30

SOUTH TYNESIDE: LAB Hold

PartySeatsChange+/-
Labour49+1
Independent30
United Kingdom Independence Party10
Conservative1-1

SOUTHEND-ON-SEA: CON Lose to NOC

PartySeatsChange+/-
Conservative19-6
Independent13+2
Labour9+3
United Kingdom Independence Party5+5
Liberal Democrat5-4

SOUTHWARK: LAB hold

PartySeatsChange+/-
Labour48+13
Liberal Democrat13-12
Conservative2-1

ST ALBANS: NOC No Change

PartySeatsChange+/-
Conservative290
Liberal Democrat17-3
Labour10+3
Green Party10
Independent10

ST HELENS: LAB hold

PartySeatsChange+/-
Labour43+3
Conservative30
Liberal Democrat2-3

STEVENAGE: LAB Hold

PartySeatsChange+/-
Labour34+3
Liberal Democrat30
Conservative2-3

STOCKPORT: NOC no change

PartySeatsChange+/-
Liberal Democrat28-3
Labour22+2
Conservative10+1
Residents Association30

STRATFORD-UPON-AVON: CON Hold

PartySeatsChange+/-
Conservative35+5
Liberal Democrat12-4
Independent4-1
Labour10
Vacant10

STROUD: NOC no change

PartySeatsChange+/-
Conservative23-1
Labour20+4
Green Party6+1
Liberal Democrat2-3
Independent0-1

SUNDERLAND: LAB Hold

PartySeatsChange+/-
Labour63-1
Conservative80
Independent4+1

SUTTON: LD Hold

PartySeatsChange+/-
Liberal Democrat45+2
Conservative9-2

SWINDON: CON Hold

PartySeatsChange+/-
Conservative30+1
Labour23-1
Liberal Democrat40

TAMESIDE: LAB hold

PartySeatsChange+/-
Labour520
Conservative50

TAMWORTH: CON Hold

PartySeatsChange+/-
Conservative16-1
Labour120
United Kingdom Independence Party1+1
Independent10

TANDRIDGE: CON Hold

PartySeatsChange+/-
Conservative340
Liberal Democrat60
Independent20

THREE RIVERS: LD hold

PartySeatsChange+/-
Liberal Democrat230
Conservative13+1
Labour3-1

THURROCK: LAB Lose to NOC

PartySeatsChange+/-
Labour23-2
Conservative18-3
United Kingdom Independence Party6+5
Independent20

TRAFFORD: CON hold

PartySeatsChange+/-
Conservative330
Labour27+1
Liberal Democrat3-1

TUNBRIDGE WELLS: CON hold

PartySeatsChange+/-
Conservative38+2
Labour3+1
Liberal Democrat3-3
Independent20
United Kingdom Independence Party20

WAKEFIELD: LAB hold

PartySeatsChange+/-
Labour54+3
Conservative6-6
United Kingdom Independence Party2+2
Independent1+1

WALSALL: NOC No Change

PartySeatsChange+/-
Labour30+2
Conservative21-3
United Kingdom Independence Party3+3
Independent30
Liberal Democrat3-2

WALTHAM FOREST: LAB hold

PartySeatsChange+/-
Labour44+7
Conservative16-2
Liberal Democrat0-5

WANDSWORTH: CON Hold

PartySeatsChange+/-
Conservative41-6
Labour19+6

WARRINGTON: LAB hold

PartySeatsChange+/-
Labour43+2
Liberal Democrat11-1
Conservative3-1

WATFORD: LD hold

PartySeatsChange+/-
Liberal Democrat230
Labour11+3
Conservative1-1
Green Party1-2

WELWYN HATFIELD: CON Hold

PartySeatsChange+/-
Conservative31-3
Labour14+3
Liberal Democrat20
Independent10

WEST LANCASHIRE: CON lose to NOC

PartySeatsChange+/-
Labour27+1
Conservative27-1

WEST OXFORDSHIRE: CON hold

PartySeatsChange+/-
Conservative410
Labour5+1
Liberal Democrat3-1

WESTMINSTER: CON hold

PartySeatsChange+/-
Conservative44-4
Labour16+4

WEYMOUTH AND PORTLAND: NOC no change

PartySeatsChange+/-
Labour15+3
Conservative11-3
Liberal Democrat6-1
Independent30
United Kingdom Independence Party1+1

WIGAN: LAB Hold

PartySeatsChange+/-
Labour62-1
Independent11+1
Conservative2+1
Liberal Democrat0-1

WINCHESTER: NOC no change

PartySeatsChange+/-
Conservative28+1
Liberal Democrat25-2
Labour3+1
Independent10

WIRRAL: LAB hold

PartySeatsChange+/-
Labour380
Conservative210
Liberal Democrat6-1
Green Party1+1

WOKINGHAM: CON hold

PartySeatsChange+/-
Conservative44+1
Liberal Democrat7-2
Independent20
Labour1+1

WOLVERHAMPTON: LAB Hold

PartySeatsChange+/-
Labour47+3
Conservative10-3
Liberal Democrat2-1
United Kingdom Independence Party1+1

WORCESTER: NOC No Change

PartySeatsChange+/-
Conservative170
Labour16+1
Green Party10
Liberal Democrat1-1

WORTHING: CON hold

PartySeatsChange+/-
Conservative27+3
Liberal Democrat7-5
Green Party1+1
United Kingdom Independence Party1+1
Independent10

WYRE FOREST: NOC no change

PartySeatsChange+/-
Conservative15-4
Labour10+2
Independent Community and Health Concern7-2
United Kingdom Independence Party5+5
Independent4+1
Liberal1-2

 

Source: BBC

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Two super-sized ships have cruised into British waters, but how big can these behemoths get?

Super-sized ships: How big can they get?

Two of the largest vessels in the world cruised into UK waters last week
British doctors on brink of 'cure' for paralysis with spinal cord treatment

British doctors on brink of cure for paralysis

Sufferers can now be offered the possibility of cure thanks to a revolutionary implant of regenerative cells
Let's talk about loss

We need to talk about loss

Secrecy and silence surround stillbirth