PHOTOS: How the local elections unfolded

Here are the photos from the Harborough District Council election count, taken by Andrew Carpenter.

As we previously reported, the Conservative Party increased their already strong majority on the Harborough District Council by two seats at the election count last Friday.

Geraldine Robinson is kissed by her son Ian after holding the Orchard ward.'PICTURE: ANDREW CARPENTER

Geraldine Robinson is kissed by her son Ian after holding the Orchard ward.'PICTURE: ANDREW CARPENTER

The Tories held all their seats and took two extra - one from Fleckney (previously Independent) and a Liberal Democrat Focus Team seat from the Market Harborough Great Bowden and Arden ward.