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Posted on 15/03/2012

May Day Recycling Parade and Festival

Brixton Windmill opens for the summer season on Easter weekend. On 7 May (bank holiday Monday) we are holding a parade from Brixton to our Festival in Windmill Gardens. The theme is recycling. If you...

Posted on 12/03/2012

General Meeting on 22 March

The next general meeting of the Friends of Windmill Gardens will be on Thursday 22 March at 7pm, at St Paul's Community Centre, 24 Blenheim Gardens, Brixton. The agenda includes: changing the...

Posted on 05/03/2012

Heckington Windmill gets new sails

Heckington Windmill in Lincolnshire, the UK’s only surviving eight-sailed windmill, will soon be operational again. Originally built as a five-sailed mill in 1830, Heckington was converted to...

Posted on 01/03/2012

Great Brixton Bake-Off

Whether you're a professional baker or a home-cooking whizz-kid, how about entering the first ever Great Brixton Bake-Off? The event, on 28 April, is being organised by Brixton Market Traders...

Posted on 01/03/2012

Bread and butter ...

Today, Lisa, the Windmill's Project Officer helped children at Stockwell Primary School to make bread using flour from Maud Foster Mill in Lincolnshire; and butter. Well done Stockwell! The bread was...

Posted on 01/03/2012

Stockwell Primary visits

On the 29 February 2012 Stockwell Primary School visited the windmill to do some observational drawing and hear a story about the Brownie who used to live in the windmill.