17 of the 32 Hastings Borough Council seats were contested yesterday, 1 more than usual due to the sad death of Old Town councillor, John Hodges. Of these, 14 were Labour seats and held, and 3 were Conservative seats and held. The turn-out was 35.7% (21,692). For more detailed results, go to the Council website.
Consequently, no change to Labour's overall control of Hastings Borough Council.