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Posted on 25/02/2019

Chiwetel Ejiofor visits Brixton Windmill

Chiwetel Ejiofor, star of 12 Years a Slave, visited Brixton Windmill as part of his promotion for his new film The Boy Who Harnessed the Wind. The film tells the story of William Kamkwamba, a...

Posted on 15/02/2019

Free training in property and heritage management

Do you have experience of running community centres or other property? Or would you like to learn more about it?  With our new education centre under construction, the Friends of Windmill Gardens...

Posted on 28/01/2019

Can you donate equipment for our new education centre?

With construction of the education centre finally making progress, it's time to update you on our Fit Out Appeal. After the fantastic response to our crowdfunding campaign last summer, which raised...

Posted on 28/01/2019

Repairs at Brixton Windmill to start soon

Jean Kerrigan reports on repairs needed to grade II* listed Brixton Windmill Lambeth Council are paying for repairs to address damp and water ingress in Brixton Windmill. A pre-start meeting will be...

Posted on 20/01/2019

First Windmill Festive Bake Off

Alice Cornelius reports on the inaugural Festive Bake Off Contest Sunday 16 December was a chilly but jolly winter’s day in the Windmill Gardens, where people and families flocked to enjoy...

Posted on 22/11/2018

Wheat growing in Ruskin Park

The Friends of Windmill Gardens are collaborating with the Friends of Ruskin Park and the Brockwell Bake Association in a project to grow heritage wheat in Ruskin Park to be harvested in 2019. The...