The Conservatives have quadrupled their majority on Essex County Council while UKIP has lost all its seats.
There are elections for 61 new councillors on Cambridgeshire County Council.
UKip has launched its campaign for next month's county council elections in Northamptonshire.
Seven people are fighting for votes in the race to be the first elected Mayor of Cambridgeshire and Peterborough.
More Conservative politicians have criticised plans by the government to create an elected mayor of East Anglia with extra devolved powers.
We look at who could be in the frame to become the first mayor of East Anglia after plans were unveiled in yesterday's budget.
The Chancellor’s announced an ambitious £900 million investment in the East over the next 30 years and plans for an elected mayor.