Conservatives hold North Yorkshire County Council

The Conservatives have held North Yorkshire County Council while UKIP has gained two seats.

Results:

  • Conservatives - 44
  • Labour - 7
  • Liberal Democrats - 8
  • Other - 11
  • Green - 0
  • UKIP - 2

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Farage 'will stand in 2015'

UKIP leader Nigel Farage has confirmed that he will stand for parliament in the 2015 general election. He added that his party was "not some little pressure group that will go away."