The results of the Portsmouth City Council elections on Thursday 3  May have been announced following a count at the Guildhall, Portsmouth, overnight. 

The political make-up of the council is now: 19 Conservative, 16 Liberal Democrats, , 6 Labour and 1 non-aligned independent .

One seat in each of the council's 14 wards was up for election this year. 

Prior to the election the council comprised: 
20 Conservatives,  15 Liberal Democrats,  2 UKIP, 2 Labour,  2 non-aligned independent, 1 vacant seat.

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