Hornsey & Wood Green makes up the western half of the London Borough of Haringey, stretching west to east from Highgate and Fortis Green to Woodside and Stroud Green and from Bounds Green in the North to Crouch End in the south.
It covers 10 of Haringey’s 19 council wards:
- Bounds Green
- Crouch End
- Fortis Green
- Muswell Hill
- Noel Park
- Stroud Green
Hornsey & Wood Green was held by the Conservatives (Hugh Rossi) from its creation in 1983 until 1992. The seat was won by the Labour Party (Barbara Roche) in 1992 and by the Liberal Democrats (Lynne Featherstone) in 2005.