The Conservatives have held on to Selby District Council, winning 22 seats. Labour won eight seats, along with one independent councillor.
Stuart Andrew holds the Pudsey seat for Conservatives with an 8.8% (4501) majority, more than doubling his margin from 2010.
Conservative Robert Goodwill has been re-elected as MP for Scarborough and Whitby.
David Cameron accidentally described the general election as "career defining" instead of "country defining" as he addressed a question and answer session in Leeds.
The Prime Minister's slip up was immediately branded as revealing by Labour, who tweeted the Conservatives "were all about Dave."
Mr Cameron was speaking at Asda's Headquarters in the city centre following yesterday night's final televised debate before the election.
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