The Tories have gained overall control of Gloucestershire County Council.Read the full story ›
Many parts of the UK are set to take to the polls on Thursday for local elections. Here is all you need to know.Read the full story ›
The Tories have gained overall control of Warwickshire County Council.Read the full story ›
The Conservative Party have taken overall control of Lincolnshire County Council.
The gain came at the expense of UKIP who were completely wiped out.
UKIP's Lisa Duffy said the results were not a 'disaster' for the party but acknowledged it was 'very disappointing' it had been wiped out in Lincolnshire.
Breakdown of the 70 (declared) seats in Lincolnshire:
- Conservative 58
- Independent 4
- Lincolnshire Independents 1
- Lab 6 seats
- Lib Dem 1
Polls closed at 10pm and counting has begun in contests to select councils and mayors across England, Scotland and Wales.Read the full story ›
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Theresa May has met the Queen to formally mark the dissolving of Parliament, but what does it mean and what happens next?Read the full story ›
As we prepare for a General Election on June 8th this is the state of affairs in the West Midlands.Read the full story ›
We've been putting some of the candidates through their paces to help you decide who you want to be the first ever West Midlands Mayor.Read the full story ›