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Posted on 06/10/2017

Bright future for Lambeth Archives

A new purpose built home for Lambeth Archives is to be constructed at 301 Kennington Lane in Vauxhall.† This was agreed by Lambeth Councilís Cabinet on 2 October following an in-depth consultation on...

Posted on 26/09/2012

Lambeth Archives Open Day, this Saturday, 29 September

Friends of Windmill Gardens and other local history groups and societies will have stalls at Lambeth Archives Open Day in the Minet Library. This year's theme is 'What has local government ever done...

Posted on 15/02/2012

Lambeth Prospects at Morley Gallery

An exhibition of images from Lambeth Archives at Morley Gallery features three windmills. First, there is an 1818 aquatint of the windmill that was further up Brixton Hill (now Morrish Road) - this...

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 02/07/2011

Brixton memories: Vivian Steven

Anthony Steven got in touch after hearing about the restoration of Brixton Windmill: “Very pleased to see the windmill restored, born on Brixton Hill (Helix Road) in the late 40s and remember...

Posted on 14/03/2016

Growing wheat in Lambeth parks

The Friends have been awarded a small grant to help increase the number of parks in Lambeth where heritage wheat is grown. Working in partnership with Brockwell Bake, among others, the aim is to...