One Labour candidate in Monmouthshire has bucked the early trend and gained the Green Lane ward from an independent. But the party has also lost a seat in the county, losing out to the Liberal Democrats in the Caldicot Castle ward.
Labour has suffered bruising losses in Wales, but the Conservatives failed to make as many gains as expected.
Despite some serious losses, Welsh Labour performed better than they'd feared in areas expected to be General Election battlegrounds.
Theresa May's hopes of a General Election victory have been boosted after local contests showed Labour suffering losses.