For most people in the Anglia region polling day on Thursday 7 May will mean they have not one but two votes.Read the full story ›
As well as the General Election on Thursday 7 May there are elections for 1,700 councillors on 56 councils across the Anglia region.Read the full story ›
UKIP have made a couple of gains in Huntingdonshire but it failed to dent the Conservative's comfortable majority on the council.
It has been a Conservative council since 1976 - the longest run of any council in the Anglia region.
Ukip made major gains in Great Yarmouth, taking 10 of the 13 vacant seats at the expense of both Labour and the Conservatives.
It now holds 10 of the 39 seats on the full council, with Labour holding 15 and the Conservatives 14.
The case against singer and former X Factor judge Tulisa Contostavlos has been adjourned at Chelmsford Magistrates' Court today.
She's accused of assaulting celebrity blogger Savvas Morgan at the V Festival in Essex last year. She denies the charges. The trial is due to resume in July.
Epping Forest Council has been in Conservative hands since 2007 and remained there in May 2014 despite a slightly slimmer majority.
Both UKIP and the Green Party made a gain on the only council in the Anglia region to boast a London Underground station.
There were elections in 22 councils in the Anglia region in May 2014 and here is the full set of results.Read the full story ›