Jon Cruddas has been re-elected as the MP for Dagenham & Rainham, with a decreased majority.
The Labour candidate beat Conservative Damian White by just 293 votes, less than half the majority at the 2017 election.
Tom Bewick of the Brexit Party came third and Liberal Democrat Sam Fisk came fourth.
Voter turnout was down by 3.4 percentage points since the last general election.
Nearly 44,000 people, 61.6% of those eligible to vote, went to polling stations across the area on Thursday, in the first December general election since 1923.
Four of the seven candidates, Sam Fisk (Liberal Democrat), Azzees Minott (Green), Ron Emin (independent) and Terry London (independent) lost their £500 deposits after failing to win 5% of the vote.
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