The ward is the northern side of the greater South Norwood area, which is divided by the East Coast Mainline, with the southern half of Woodside ward being in the Croydon Central constituency. South Norwood ward contains a number of local landmarks including the Stanley Halls, Selhurst Park (The home of Crystal Palace Football Club) and the South Norwood Lakes.
There are a number of schools in the local ward including Heavers Farm Primary, St. Chads R. C. Primary and Whitehorse Manor Junior School. The ward also contains both Selhurst and Norwood Junction train stations.
Jane, Patsy and Clive hold their resident surgery on the third Saturday of the month 10.30am – 12 noon (except August and December) at the Stanley Halls, 12 South Norwood Hill, SE25 6AB.