Rochford District Council

A third of the seats in Rochford were up for election this year. Find out more about these elections.

Election 2018 Results

CON HOLD
Party Elected in 2018 Total councillors Change

PartyConservative

Elected in 2018 12 Total councillors 25 Change+4

PartyIndependent

Elected in 2018 0 Total councillors 4 ChangeNo results

PartyResidents' Association

Elected in 2018 0 Total councillors 4 Change-2

PartyGreen

Elected in 2018 1 Total councillors 3 ChangeNo results

PartyLiberal Democrat

Elected in 2018 1 Total councillors 3 Change-1

PartyUKIP

Elected in 2018 0 Total councillors 0 Change-1
Councillors change compared with 2016

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Polling under way for local elections

Andrew Sinclair

BBC Look East political correspondent

Polling has begun for elections for some district and unitary councils in Norfolk, Suffolk, Essex and Cambridgeshire.

Across the country, 150 local authorities are electing new councillors, and there are six mayoral contests.

A polling station
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Councils holding elections here are:

  • Cambridgeshire: Cambridge City and Peterborough City
  • Essex: Colchester Borough, Basildon District, Harlow, Brentwood Borough, Castle Point Borough, Rochford District and Southend Borough
  • Norfolk: Great Yarmouth Borough and Norwich City
  • Suffolk: Ipswich Borough

In most places, a third of seats are being contested.

Polling stations close at 22:00 and BBC East will be providing live online coverage afterwards.