Well, Hartlepool has confirmed itself as UKIP's top target in the North East for 2020. Labour's lead is down to just 3,000. UKIP had always said this would be their best result in our region. They didn't expect to win, but they'll be sure to plough resources into it next time.
Labour's hopes are dashed in Stockton South, as the Conservative majority soars.
Redcar was expected to return to Labour, after their shock defeat to the Lib Dems in 2010.