Hornsey & Wood Green hosts Lib Dem leadership finals

The race for Lib Dem leader will today reach its climax in Hornsey & Wood Green where the count is taking place. The Electoral Reform Services, which is based in Clarendon Road, N8 is the independent counting service for the election.

With 64,727 ballot papers sent out and a close contest, it is likely to be a nail-biting finish for all.

Local MP, Lynne Featherstone, who is attending the count as an official observer comments:

“With two such strong candidates, it really is a win-win situation.There has certainly been a lot of interest in the contest locally and my inbox has been inundated with members and supporters sharing their thoughts and aspirations for the future leader.

“I am absolutely certain the new leader will be a real national champion for liberal values and will continue the electoral success that has seen that greatest number of Lib Dem MP in a generation.”