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LIVE: Results announced for Essex County Council's Colchester seats

By Tom Dalby

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    Hello all!
  • We are live as the results of Essex County Council's Colchester divisions are announced.
  • - In total there are 75 seats up for grabs on Essex County Council.
  • - Prior to the election the authority was Conservative-led, with the party having 52 councillors.
  • - The Liberal Democrat’s had eight and Labour six, and there were also seven non-aligned councillors, one independent and one vacancy.
  • - In total there are nine Colchester seats of Essex County Council which are up for grabs today.
  • - These are Abbey, Constable, Drury, Maypole, Mersea and Tiptree, Mile End and Highwoods, Parsons Heath and East Gates, Stanway and Pyefleet, and Wivenhoe St Andrew.
  • -Lib Dem Anne Turrell, who represented Mile End and Highwoods, and Conservative Anne Brown who represented Constable are not standing for re-election.
  • -There are four Reform UK candidates standing in Constable, Maypole, Mile End and Highwoods and Wivenhoe St Andrews wards.
  • -There is also one Freedom Alliance. No Lockdowns. No Curfews candidate in the Abbey division.