Huge gains for Labour in the Midlands

Labour made huge gains in key election battle grounds in the Midlands. 17 local councils were up for grabs - only three of those were held by Labour. But the party now controls ten including Birmingham, Dudley and Derby.

The full report by Keith Wilkinson:

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Local Elections

22 councils have gone to the polls. In most of these councils a third of the seats are up for grabs. We'll bring you the results as they come in.