Keith Vaz says he is "humbled and honoured" to be given the largest majority he has ever had in his thirty years as MP for Leicester East.
He said the next ten days are going to be fascinating but that we are currently experiencing "very strange times" in politics.
Mr Vaz went on to say he was totally surprised by Jeremy Corbyn's leadership but that the Labour party should now fully unite behind him.
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The Ukip leader left the Boston and Skegness count without a comment after coming third.Read the full story ›
The Conservatives gain the seat of Mansfield from Labour.
Ben Bradley is elected as the new Member of Parliament. It's the first time a Conservative MP has held the Nottinghamshire seat since it was formed in 1885.
The losing Labour MP Alan Meale was just 2 days short of holding the seat for 30 years.