Kennington Guide

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Kennington Neighbours and Area Guide

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Neighbouring regions...
Kennington is in the borough of Lambeth, click the links to see other regions.
In 1337, Edward III donated the manor of Kennington to his son, the Black Prince. After Kennington was transferred to the Prince he had a large palace built for himself, the site of which is now Black Prince Road. Today, much of the Kennington area is owned by the Prince of Wales and Duchy of Cornwall.

Situated in the London Borough of Lambeth, Kennington is primarily residential, although there is some light industry and plenty of shops to enjoy. Another popular attraction in Kennington is the Oval cricket ground. Neighbouring areas include Elephant and Castle, Vauxhall and Stockwell, all of which offer excellent city central transport links.

Nightlife, Bars & Clubs

Bars & Clubs in Kennington
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Restaurants

Restaurants in Kennington
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What's On in the area

Apr
30
Sat
Kizomba Party & Dance Classes
Adulis, 44-46 Brixton Road, Oval, London
Apr
20
Wed
DM/1978 Talks to DM/2010
Chelsea Space, 16 John Islip Street, London

Apr
4
Mon
The Poetics of the Everyday
The Salome Gallery, SHARP, 308-312 Brixton Road, London
Nov
1
Sun
Market Porter Pop-up Bar
Market Porter Bar, 7 New Union Square, Embassy Gardens, London

Feb
22
Mon
Trim Walks for Women
Pimlico
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Our local trusted reviews...

[Nightlife]
The Lightbox
2/10

Experiences in the area...


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Local Shops

Shopping Streets

Bowden Street [1 shop]
Brook Drive [2 shops]
Cleaver Street [3 shops]
Goding Street [4 shops]
Iliffe Yard [1 shop]
Jonathan Street [2 shops]
Kennington [1 shop]
Kennington Lane [29 shops]
Kennington Oval [3 shops]
Kennington Park Road [36 shops]
Kennington Road [40 shops]
Newington Butts [7 shops]
Renfrew Road [2 shops]
St Agnes Place [1 shop]
Stannary Street [1 shop]
Vauxhall Street [5 shops]
Windmill Row [3 shops]



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