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Summary

  1. Essex election results latest
  2. Conservatives win all 18 Essex seats, retaining everywhere held previously and gaining Clacton
  3. In Thurrock, Jackie Doyle-Price is re-elected with a majority of just 345
  4. UKIP lose significant numbers of votes across county
  5. In Clacton, the party has gone from getting 19,642 votes in 2015 to 3,357 this time around
  6. Turnouts around the county up on 2015 levels

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By Zoe Applegate

All times stated are UK

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  1. Envelope update

    Severe disruption: M25 Essex anti-clockwise

    BBC News Travel

    M25 Essex anti-clockwise severe disruption, from J27 for M11 J6 to J26 for A121 Honey Lane.

    M25 Essex - One lane closed and very slow traffic on M25 anticlockwise from J27 M11 J6 to J26, A121 (Waltham Abbey).

    To report traffic and travel incidents dial 0330 123 0184 at any time

  2. Envelope update

    Severe disruption: M25 Essex anti-clockwise

    BBC News Travel

    M25 Essex anti-clockwise severe disruption, at J31 for .

    M25 Essex - M25 lane blocked on exit slip road anticlockwise at J31, Thurrock Lakeside, because of a broken down lorry.

    To report traffic and travel incidents dial 0330 123 0184 at any time

  3. Envelope update

    Severe disruption: M25 Essex clockwise

    BBC News Travel

    M25 Essex clockwise severe disruption, between J26 for A121 Honey Lane and J27 for M11 J6.

    M25 Essex - One lane closed on M25 clockwise between J26, A121 (Waltham Abbey) and J27 M11 J6, because of a broken down vehicle. Traffic is coping well.

    To report traffic and travel incidents dial 0330 123 0184 at any time

  4. Envelope update

    Severe disruption: M25 Essex clockwise

    BBC News Travel

    M25 Essex clockwise severe disruption, at J26 for A121 Honey Lane.

    M25 Essex - One lane closed and slow traffic on M25 clockwise at J26, A121 (Waltham Abbey), because of a broken down vehicle.

    To report traffic and travel incidents dial 0330 123 0184 at any time

  5. Envelope update

    Severe disruption: M25 Essex anti-clockwise

    BBC News Travel

    M25 Essex anti-clockwise severe disruption, from J27 for M11 J6 to J26 for A121 Honey Lane.

    M25 Essex - One lane closed on M25 anticlockwise from J27 M11 J6 to J26, A121 (Waltham Abbey), because of a broken down vehicle. Traffic is coping well.

    To report traffic and travel incidents dial 0330 123 0184 at any time

  6. Envelope update

    Severe accident: M25 Essex clockwise

    BBC News Travel

    M25 Essex clockwise severe accident, from J26 for A121 Honey Lane to J27 for M11 J6.

    M25 Essex - One lane blocked on M25 clockwise from J26, A121 (Waltham Abbey) to J27 M11 J6, because of an accident involving two cars. Traffic is coping well.

    To report traffic and travel incidents dial 0330 123 0184 at any time

  7. Envelope update

    Severe accident: A133 Essex both ways

    BBC News Travel

    A133 Essex both ways severe accident, at Oatlands.

    A133 Essex - A133 Colchester Road in Elmstead Market blocked in both directions at the Oatlands junction, because of an accident involving two vehicles and fallen power cables.

    To report traffic and travel incidents dial 0330 123 0184 at any time

  8. Envelope update

    Severe disruption: M25 Essex clockwise

    BBC News Travel

    M25 Essex clockwise severe disruption, from J26 for A121 Honey Lane to J27 for M11 J6.

    M25 Essex - Three lanes closed and queuing traffic on M25 clockwise from J26, A121 (Waltham Abbey) to J27 M11 J6, because of a broken down vehicle.

    To report traffic and travel incidents dial 0330 123 0184 at any time

  9. Envelope update

    Severe disruption: M25 Essex clockwise

    BBC News Travel

    M25 Essex clockwise severe disruption, at J26 for A121 Honey Lane.

    M25 Essex - M25 lane closed on entry slip road clockwise at J26, A121 (Waltham Abbey), because of a broken down vehicle.

    To report traffic and travel incidents dial 0330 123 0184 at any time

  10. Envelope update

    Severe disruption: M25 London clockwise

    BBC News Travel

    M25 London clockwise severe disruption, from J25 for A10 Great Cambridge Road to J26 for A121 Honey Lane.

    M25 London - One lane closed and heavy traffic on M25 clockwise from J25, A10 (Enfield) in Greater London to J26, A121 (Waltham Abbey) in Essex, because of a broken down vehicle.

    To report traffic and travel incidents dial 0330 123 0184 at any time

  11. Envelope update

    Severe accident: M25 Essex clockwise

    BBC News Travel

    M25 Essex clockwise severe accident, after J26 for A121 Honey Lane.

    M25 Essex - Two lanes closed and queuing traffic on M25 clockwise after J26, A121 (Waltham Abbey), because of an accident.

    To report traffic and travel incidents dial 0330 123 0184 at any time

  12. Envelope update

    Severe accident: M11 Essex northbound

    BBC News Travel

    M11 Essex northbound severe accident, at J8 for A120 Priory Wood Roundabout.

    M11 Essex - M11 lane closed on exit slip road northbound at J8, A120 (Bishops Stortford), because of an accident. Traffic is coping well.

    To report traffic and travel incidents dial 0330 123 0184 at any time

  13. Envelope update

    Severe disruption: M25 Essex clockwise

    BBC News Travel

    M25 Essex clockwise severe disruption, from J26 for A121 Honey Lane to J27 for M11 J6.

    M25 Essex - Two lanes closed and queuing traffic on M25 clockwise from J26, A121 (Waltham Abbey) to J27 M11 J6, because of a broken down vehicle. Congestion to J25 (Enfield).

    To report traffic and travel incidents dial 0330 123 0184 at any time

  14. Envelope update

    Severe disruption: M25 Essex clockwise

    BBC News Travel

    M25 Essex clockwise severe disruption, from J26 for A121 Honey Lane to J27 for M11 J6.

    M25 Essex - Two lanes closed and queuing traffic on M25 clockwise from J26, A121 (Waltham Abbey) to J27 M11 J6, because of a broken down vehicle.

    To report traffic and travel incidents dial 0330 123 0184 at any time

  15. Video content

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    The former Essex holiday resort of Jaywick, where 'AD' lives, is the most deprived part of England.