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Posted on 15/07/2012

The Brixton Time Machine

The Brixton Time Machine is a heritage art project exploring the entertainment history of Brixton since 1910. During the last 100 years of cultural, social and political change, generations of people...

Posted on 31/08/2017

Windmill under repair

If you have been in Windmill Gardens in the past week you will have noticed that Lambeth Council have railed off the area behind the windmill. This is because a recent survey of the windmill has...

Posted on 31/08/2017

Fresh locally grown veg raises money for windmill

Brixton Windmill benefited this summer from a great partnership with Myatt's Fields Park community greenhouse plant nursery. They supplied our FoWG Parks Group with a variety of healthy seedlings,...

Posted on 31/08/2017

Creating a Brixton Windmill archive

In the middle of August we were contacted by one of our supporters with an intriguing offer. He knew of a family who were clearing a flat and had a large collection of books to sell, including...

Posted on 21/04/2017

Meet the bakers: Graham Penn

The Honest Loaf is well named. Founded by Graham Penn in 2014, this social enterprise works in partnership with Charlton Manor Primary School in SE7, using its commercial kitchen and equipment out of...

Posted on 22/03/2016

BBC Radio London features Brixton Windmill

On Tuesday 22 March the Robert Elms Show on BBC Radio London interviewed Jean Kerrigan, Chair of the Friends of Windmill Gardens. The interview was a chance to talk about the special events being...