Labour win Derbyshire with 43 seats

Labour have taken control of Derbyshire County Council from the Conservatives, winning 43 seats. The Conservatives trailed behind on 18, while the Liberal Democrats only managed to secure three.

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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."