VIDEO: Amber Rudd retains Hastings and Rye seat

After hours of nail-biting waiting, the results for the Hastings and Rye constituency were announced just before 4am this morning (Friday, May 8).

Conservative candidate Amber Rudd won with 22,686 votes with Sarah Owen, Labour’s candidate, receiving 17,890 votes.

Election results at Horntye Park, Hastings. SUS-150805-060940001

Election results at Horntye Park, Hastings. SUS-150805-060940001

Election results at Horntye Park, Hastings. SUS-150805-060855001

Election results at Horntye Park, Hastings. SUS-150805-060855001

Election results at Horntye Park, Hastings. SUS-150805-060806001

Election results at Horntye Park, Hastings. SUS-150805-060806001