Conservative Home Secretary Amber Rudd has been re-elected in Hastings and Rye narrowly beating off the Labour challenge.
Reports suggested she was in danger of losing her seat as exit polls predicted a hung Parliament with the Tories actually losing seats.
Peter Chowney, Labour 25,382
Amber Rudd, Conservatives 25,668
Nick Perry, Lib Dems 1,885
Michael Phillips, UKIP 1,479
Nicholas Wilson, Independent 412
More to follow.