The UKIP leader is expected to step down following his failure to win Thanet South.
Tory defector Mark Reckless has lost out to his former party, seeing UKIP taking a loss in the Rochester and Strood.
As this year’s General Election draws to an end, its victory for the Tories. Here is a summary of the night in pictures.
Conservative candidate Christopher Chope holds south coast constituency, Christchurch; a safe seat for the Tories since 1983.
Labour holds one of Merseyside’s tightest seats, Wirral West