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Posted on 23/07/2011

Another successful benefit night

The second benefit night for the Friends of Windmill Gardens at the Windmill pub took place on Tuesday. Brilliant local band the Hobos entertained us again with their sparky folk music, while Jenny...

Posted on 16/07/2011

Training day for volunteer guides on 6 August

We’re organising another one-day training session for new volunteer stewards and guides on Saturday 6 August. The training session will be held at St Paul’s Community Centre (Church...

Posted on 14/07/2011

Friends at Lambeth Country Show this weekend

If you’re heading for the Lambeth Country Show in Brockwell Park this weekend, call in at the Friends of Windmill Gardens stall and say hello. It’s near the funfair – site ZW21 to...

Posted on 02/07/2011

Brixton memories: Vivian Steven

Anthony Steven got in touch after hearing about the restoration of Brixton Windmill: “Very pleased to see the windmill restored, born on Brixton Hill (Helix Road) in the late 40s and remember...

Posted on 18/04/2011

Brixton Windmill in the Guardian

Did you know that today is World Heritage Day? Fittingly, we feature on the Guardian‘s website, with quotes about the personal significance of the windmill to Friends and local residents, and a...

Posted on 12/04/2011

Plant wheat and meet the press

On Saturday 16 April two things will be happening in Windmill Gardens park. The first is that some of the Friends will be planting heritage wheat behind the windmill and are looking for help. The...