Lamb attended Edmonton County School, and later joined the oil industry, which resulted in him working in Libya and Canada, where he attended St.
Steven Pimlott [RSC]; The Prisoner's Dilemma 'The Professor' Dir. Rachel Kavanaugh [Wyndhams West End]; Inherit the Wind 'Drummond' Dir. David Leveaux [Donmar]; The Sisters Rosensweig 'Kantlowitz' Dir.
Robert Alan Ackerman [Hammersmith/Apollo West End]; Greenland 'Brian' Dir.
Simon Curtis [Royal Court]; Insignificance 'The Ball Player' Dir.
On 19 February 2010, Lamb appeared with his son, George Lamb, in East Enders Live: The Aftermath, after Stacey Branning was revealed to be Archie's killer in the closing moments of the 25th Anniversary live episode.
In April 2011, BBC Learning launched "Off By Heart Shakespeare", a school recital contest for secondary school pupils.