Labour wins Hart by-election in Hartlepool by just eight votes
Labour has won the Hart by-election in Hartlepool but just eight votes.
The full results were:
Graham CRADDY (For Britain Movement) - 166
Ian GRIFFITHS (Independent Union) - 358
Graham HARRISON (UKIP) - 114
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Ann JOHNSON (Labour) - 366
Michael RITCHIE (Green Party) - 196
Hartlepool Borough Council chief executive Gill Alexander said there were 1,211 votes out of a possible 7,152 people eligible - a 16.93% turnout.