A rare gain for the Tories. The Conservatives gain 1 seat to keep them in control of South Cambridgeshire District Council.
The Independents gained 1 seat and the Lib Dems lost 2. Labour keep their 1 seat.
Ed Miliband visits key battleground after his party seize Harlow in local elections
Colchester Borough Council remain hung with the Liberal Democrats as the largest party following the local elections.
Emma Hutchinson rounds up election day in the East