Winners and losers in the Council Elections 2014

Nearly 400 local councillors are being elected in the Anglia region on the same day as the European Election on Thursday 22 May 2014.

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Conservative lose council in Eric Pickles' backyard

The current standing of councillors in Brentwood after the election in 2014 Credit: ITV News Anglia

The council in the Brentwood constituency of the Conservative Cabinet Minister Eric Pickles has been lost by the Tories to no overall control.

There were gains by Labour and the Liberal Democrats in the Essex town. The Conservatives had been in power in Brentwood since 2004.

Four Conservative councillors resigned from the group in November 2012 and set up their own Independent group.

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