The high profile leader of Basildon Council Tony Ball has lost his seat on the council to UKIP.
His party has also lost its overall majority on the council they have run since 2003.
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.