Welcome to Kennington Park




From Monday 29 March outdoor gatherings (in parks, public open spaces and private gardens) are allowed for 6 people or 2 housholds. Park equipment will re-open. The "Stay Local" advice remains in force and people should try and minimise the number of journeys they make. There were further rule changes in early April and on 17 May groups of up to 30 people can meet in the open air.


  • You can continue exercise or visit outdoor places like parks, neighbourhood streets and outdoor play grounds.

  • The rule of 6 changes on Monday 17 May when the social contact rules are lifted and up to 30 people can meet in the open air

  • The children's playground is OPEN, but please remember the above rules and ensure good hygiene, cleansing hands regularly and avoid face touching.

  • Outdoor gym equipment is OPEN

  • The table tennis tables are OPEN

  • The hoops on the basketball hardstanding in the park are back

  • Outdoor sports and tennis courts are OPEN

  • Organised sport for the disabled continues

  • Outdoor after school sports and activities are allowed

  • Games and training in non-elite football, which includes all adult and youth grass roots, have re-started

  • The rule of 6 does not apply for outdoor organised sports

  • The adult toilets are open, there has been an ongoing problem with the children's playground toilets

  • Portaloos are sited in the park

  • Park benches may be sat on, but with social distancing.

  • To stay safe, please remember social distancing

  • The cafe is open for take aways, but you can now sit outside the cafe, you must wear a mask to go in to place your order

  • Please help to keep the park tidy, no BBQs and please dont hang exercise bands off tree branches.


For further information about Lambeth Council's Covid-19 information, please click here.

For further information about the Mayor of London's Covid-19 advice click here.

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