The moment Labour returned to power in Derby. Their 4th gain of the night.
The 4th they needed to clinch victory.
For the Tories it was a grim night.
The former leader of Derby City Council admitted tax changes in the budget and issues such as Bombardier had hit them hard.
Labour has celebrated a 'landslide victory' in Birmingham today, ousting the Tory-Lib Dem coalition which has ruled the city since 2004.
Early poll results suggest a good night for Ed Miliband's Labour party
Twenty-two Midlands councils will go to the polls in the local elections tonight.