Catherine West was elected MP for Hornsey and Wood Green on May 7th 2015 with 29417 votes, taking 50.9% of the vote.
‘<' . strtolower('Array')>Catherine has been a member of the Islington London Borough Council from May 2002 to May 2014, representing the Tollington Ward. She was leader of the council’s Labour Party group from 2004 to 10 October 2013 and Council Leader from 6 May 2010 to 10 October 2013. A fervent activist, Catherine opposes the renewal of Trident nuclear weapon system.
Born in England but brought up in Australia, Catherine studied at the University of Sydney and obtained a master’s degree in Chinese politics from the School of Oriental and African Studies, University of London.
Constituency: Hornsey & Wood Green
Constituency Address: 28 Middle Lane, London N8 8PL
Constituency Tel: 020 8340 7362
Date of Birth: 14 September 1966
Personal Website: http://www.catherinewest.org.uk/
Facebook Page: https://www.facebook.com/pages/Catherine-West-MP/522395934483552