The London Borough of Lambeth is a long, thin borough, about 3 miles wide and 7 miles long. Brixton is its civic centre.
Lambeth is home to many diverse communities. It includes the popular cultural hub of the South Bank, the bustling street markets of Brixton, the open spaces of Clapham and Streatham Commons and the exciting regeneration of Vauxhall. The borough is rich in history and is very well connected, close to central London and the City.