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Posted on 23/03/2013

New bench for Windmill Gardens

A lovely new wooden park bench has been placed in Windmill Gardens by the family of Mary and Gordon McLennan to celebrate the lives of these well-respected local activists. For more than 40 years...

Posted on 23/03/2013

Posted on 19/03/2013

Exciting developments in ‘Hands On’ mural project

Over the last week some very exciting developments have happened in the ‘Hands On Windmill Gardens’ mural project! On Wednesday last, we hosted the final workshop as part of the design process....

Posted on 19/03/2013

Children’s t-shirt competition

This summer at Brixton windmill we will be expanding our range of merchandise to include a new t-shirt and we need your help to create the new design! We are launching a competition for children in...

Posted on 18/03/2013

Spring wheat planted at Brixton Windmill

In very wet conditions FoWG planted 31 square metres of heritage and modern spring wheat in Windmill Gardens on Saturday. Despite the endless rain our parks group mustered five intrepid gardeners to...

Posted on 01/03/2013

Hanson's Mill, Burgh le Marsh

Our new Friends of Windmill Gardens press officer, Dee Byrne, has spotted some interesting information about the history of Brixton Windmill reported in the Skegness Standard. Just a few days ago, in...