Local Elections 2018 - all the results and the political fall-out
Follow all the local election results and political fallout as councils across England count their ballots.
Jeremy Hunt has had to apologise after he failed to vote on an issue that any government he led in a week’s time would be opposed to.
The poll boost for Nigel Farage comes at the expense of fellow Brexiteers who have disappeared from the list entirely.
Matt Hancock has been forced to launch a cringing defence of Boris Johnson as he continues his campaign to cling-on to his cabinet post.
A number of Tory MPs swerved the chamber on Wednesday lunchtime, and instead of listening to Theresa May were upstairs in a committee room taking selfies with the man set to replace her.