In Colchester no one party has overall control of the council.
The town's Lib Dem MP, Sir Bob Russell has been talking to ITV News. He is doubtful that the party will hold onto all 10 seats that they are defending tonight.
Click below to watch Serena Sandhu's interview with Sir Bob
There were elections in 22 councils in the Anglia region in May 2014 and here is the full set of results.
UKIP have gained their first three seats on Peterborough's unitary authority to leave the council with no overall control.
UKIP are the big winners in the council elections in the East depriving the Conservative of their majorities on five councils.