Yesterday Labour were defending 38 seats here compared to our total of just 15 and so this was the one Council considered out of our reach. But we have made 12 gains so far with half the seats in…

There are some Lib Dems so we need to get to 35 to take charge.


The Derbyshire Conservatives have done what the Westminster pundits continually declared was impossible. They have taken overall control of the county council.