Elections were held in 279 councils in England on 7 May. The Conservatives made gains, while UKIP won control of its first council, Thanet.

Conservative have the following results:

  • 163 total councils taken.
  • +32% change in councils
  • 5,521 total seats taken.
  • +541% change in councillors

Labour have the following results:

  • 74 total councils taken.
  • -3% change in councils
  • 2,278 total seats taken.
  • -203% change in councillors

Liberal Democrat have the following results:

  • 4 total councils taken.
  • -4% change in councils
  • 658 total seats taken.
  • -411% change in councillors

UKIP have the following results:

  • 1 total councils taken.
  • +1% change in councils
  • 202 total seats taken.
  • +176% change in councillors

Residents have the following results:

  • 1 total councils taken.
  • 0% change in councils
  • 55 total seats taken.
  • +2% change in councillors

Independent have the following results:

  • 0 total councils taken.
  • -1% change in councils
  • 517 total seats taken.
  • -125% change in councillors

Green Party have the following results:

  • 0 total councils taken.
  • 0% change in councils
  • 87 total seats taken.
  • +10% change in councillors

Liberal have the following results:

  • 0 total councils taken.
  • 0% change in councils
  • 6 total seats taken.
  • -3% change in councillors

ICHC have the following results:

  • 0 total councils taken.
  • 0% change in councils
  • 2 total seats taken.
  • -3% change in councillors

Respect have the following results:

  • 0 total councils taken.
  • 0% change in councils
  • 0 total seats taken.
  • 0% change in councillors

British National Party have the following results:

  • 0 total councils taken.
  • 0% change in councils
  • 0 total seats taken.
  • -1% change in councillors

English Democrats have the following results:

  • 0 total councils taken.
  • 0% change in councils
  • 0 total seats taken.
  • -2% change in councillors

No Overall Control have the following results:

  • 36 total councils taken.
  • -25% change in councils
  • 0 total seats taken.
  • 0% change in councillors

After 279 of 279 councils

Council A-Z