Re-dedication of St John’s Waterloo

This special service was a chance for the church to gather together all those who have been instrumental in making their vision for St John’s transformation into a reality. The Archbishop of Canterbury lead led a service of thanksgiving for all that had been achieved. For the architects, contractors, and craftspeople together with the generous … More Re-dedication of St John’s Waterloo

Meeting with LFB Borough Commander

The Lieutenancy has a long history of working with the emergency services, and this was the first meeting with Lambeth’s new Borough Commander, Terry Gooding at Clapham Fire Station. In 2020 the London Fire Brigade launched their Togetherness Strategy, which aims to celebrate diversity and strive for inclusion in their organisation. Terry talked of how … More Meeting with LFB Borough Commander

Meeting with the Leader of the Opposition

Councillor Donna Harris was elected as a new councillor in May 2022, and along with being elected for the first time has also been selected by her group as their leader and therefore become the Leader of the Opposition at Lambeth Council. Representative Deputy Lieutenant for Lambeth, Christopher Wellbelove DL, met with Donna to talk … More Meeting with the Leader of the Opposition

Book of condolence tour

Following the death of Her Late Majesty Queen Elizabeth II, Representative Deputy Lieutenant for Lambeth, Christopher Wellbelove DL, was keen to make sure that as many people as possible were given the opportunity to sign Lambeth’s book of condolence. Working with Lambeth council officers, and with the support of the Mayor of Lambeth, Christopher visited … More Book of condolence tour


Christopher Wellbelove DL led Lambeth’s Proclamation Ceremony held across from Lambeth Town Hall in Brixton’s Windrush Square. Joined by local MP’s, councillors and hundreds of local residents, the Representative Deputy Lieutenant for Lambeth called upon the Mayor of Lambeth to make the Proclamation, announcing the ascendancy to the Crown of His Royal Highness King Charles … More Proclamation

Remembering Her Majesty

Representative Deputy Lieutenant for Lambeth, Christopher Wellbelove DL, led Lambeth staff who stopped work across the borough following the death of Her Late  Majesty Queen Elizabeth II.   This was held at a gathering at Lambeth Town Hall, overlooking Brixton and Windrush Square.