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
With both the Mayor of Lambeth and the Chief Executive of Lambeth council both being of Nigerian decent it seemed only fitting for a special reception to be held to mark the 62nd anniversary of Nigerian independence at Lambeth Town Hall. Representative Deputy Lieutenant for Lambeth, who also has Nigerian heritage, attended the event meeting … More Nigerian Independence Day
Mosaic Clubhouse is an award-winning charity in Brixton providing services to the Lambeth community and surrounding boroughs. It has been funded by Lambeth Council and the NHS Lambeth since it was founded in 1994. They aim to promote positive mental health for those aged 16 and over, living with severe and often enduring mental health … More Visit to Mosaic Clubhouse
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
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
The Representative Deputy Lieutenant for Lambeth, Christopher Wellbelove DL, accompanied the Mayor of Lambeth to a service of thanksgiving for the life and reign of Her Late Majesty Queen Elizabeth II at Southwark Cathedral.
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
Representative Deputy Lieutenant for Lambeth attended the Mayor of London and the London Assembly Serice of Remembrance to mark the passing of Her Late Majesty Queen Elizabeth II. This was held at City Hall in East London and was led by the Lord Lieutenant Sir Ken Olisa and attended by Representative Deputy Lieutenants from across … More Mayor of London service of remembrance
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
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.
On the morning following the death in Balmoral of Her Late Majesty Queen Elizabeth II, Representative Deputy Lieutenant for Lambeth, Christopher Wellbelove DL, joined the Chief Executive, Leader of the Council, and Mayor of Lambeth in being the first to sign Lambeth’s book of condolence. Christopher wrote of his thanks to Her Majesty for being … More Lambeth’s book of condolence
Clapham Park Foodbank currently feeds over 400 people who are referred to them by Job Centres, doctors, council services and advice centres through distribution hubs around the borough. … More Clapham Park Foodbank
The Ace of Clubs is a fantastic charity that does great work providing support for homeless, vulnerable, and otherwise marginalised people in and around Clapham. … More Citizenship Ceremony August 2022
Christopher welcomed the Duke and Duchess to the London Velodrome at the Velopark in East London for the Commonwealth Games. Whilst the majority of the games were hosted in Birmingham, a little part of London became Birmingham to host track racing. … More Duke and Duchess of Gloucester visit London’s Velodrome