The Conservatives have lost their slim majority on Southend's unitary council.
The Liberal Democrats also lost 4 seats.
UKIP gained their first five seats. There were also gains for Labour and three new independent councillors have been elected.
There were elections in 22 councils in the Anglia region in May 2014 and here is the full set of results.
UKIP have gained their first three seats on Peterborough's unitary authority to leave the council with no overall control.
UKIP are the big winners in the council elections in the East depriving the Conservative of their majorities on five councils.