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Posted on 26/09/2011

History walks with Lambeth archivists

Talking of Lambeth Archives, you may be interested in the history walks being organised throughout October through Lambeth's parks. Each walk will be accompanied by an archivist - a great chance for...

Posted on 26/09/2011

Lambeth Archives Open Day

It's a busy weekend for the Friends of Windmill Gardens. As well as providing guides and stewards for tours of Brixton Windmill on Saturday, and helping out with the Flour Power event, we also have a...

Posted on 26/09/2011

Flour Power on Saturday 1 October

Family fun with flour! Come and join Momtaz Begum-Hossain and Lisa Rigg to make a large collaborative drawing using flour, food dye and other natural materials. This FREE workshop will introduce you...

Posted on 22/09/2011

Winter heritage wheat

You may remember that we planted some heritage wheat and barley behind Brixton Windmill earlier this year. Although it germinated well, it hasn't grown brilliantly since. But we're not ones to give...

Posted on 21/09/2011

Windmill Festival 2011

Despite the discouraging weather forecast, the 2011 Windmill Festival went ahead at full power. The guided tours of Brixton Windmill were fully booked, and we also had a queue of people who just...

Posted on 15/09/2011

A visit from Hillmead Primary School

On the 11 and 12 January 2012 Lisa Rigg, the Education and Development Officer welcomed two classes from Hillmead Primary School. The children and their teachers got stuck into some observational...