|Labour||Seats 54||Seats +/- +3|
|Conservative||Seats 6||Seats +/- -6|
|United Kingdom Independence Party||Seats 2||Seats +/- +2|
|Independent||Seats 1||Seats +/- +1|
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Latest updates Wakefield Metropolitan District Council
Ossett recount UKIP wintweet
Following a recount, UKIP have won another seat in Wakefield - this time in Ossett, according to BBC Radio Leeds reporter, Tracy Gee.
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UKIP snap up a seat in the labour stronghold Wakefield.
Radio Leeds' Tracy Gee says: Wakefield election: UKIP CANDIDATE WIN. Wrenthorpe & Outwood West, David Dews elected. Conservative loss.
Tory leader oustedtweet
Tory leader Geoff Walsh is ousted from his Pontefract seat on Wakefield Council.
The Pontefract and Castleford Express tweeted: Huge celebrations from Labour party as Geoff Walsh (Tory leader) loses his #Pontefract South seat #wakeyelections
'I think I've won'tweet
Tracy Gee reports from Wakefield: Spoken to UKIP candidate Nick Farmer #Ossett who said "I think I've won." He was in shock. This is an UNCONFIRMED result though.
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Speculation, but unconfirmed, that Labour have won the Crofton, Ryhill and Walton seat #Wakefield, tweets Tracy Gee.
She adds: Told UKIP took a lot of votes.