West Country Local Elections

Lib Dems gain 19 seats to take control of Bath and North East Somerset Council

Lib Dems gained 19 seats to take control of Bath and North East Somerset council.

Conservatives take seat from Labour ward for the first time

In a shock early victory for the Conservatives, they gain a seat in Swindon previously only ever held by Labour.

Labour lose one seat but keep hold of Exeter City Council

Labour lost one seat to the Green Party but maintained their control of Exeter