It's been described as a political earthquake and the revenge of the young.
Whatever your politics there have been some monumental changes in the North West.
Theresa May called the election hoping for a landslide. Instead, the Conservatives actually lost seats, falling short of winning an overall majority.
Our Political Correspondent Daniel Hewitt reports on a night of shock Labour gains and significant Tory losses.
A Blackburn Rovers fan has outscored the Liberal Democrats after he staged an election campaign to oust the owners of the beleaguered club.
"May didn't go to Chester or Barrow or Wirral West, constituencies with tiny Labour majorities because the Tories saw them as a given."
We'll be posting updates, comments and results throughout the night here on our website and on Facebook and Twitter.