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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 06/09/2013

Ping Pong Picnic at Brixton Windmill

This Saturday September 7 Brixton Ping Pong Society are organising a Ping Pong Picnic in Windmill Gardens. Everybody is invited. They are celebrating Ping Pong’s National Day and the fun starts...

Posted on 15/08/2013

Heritage wheat harvested

This week members of FoWG’s Parks Group harvested most of the wheat growing at the entrance to Windmill Gardens. Planted on a very wet day in March all four types of wheat had germinated well...

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 12/04/2011

Plant wheat and meet the press

On Saturday 16 April two things will be happening in Windmill Gardens park. The first is that some of the Friends will be planting heritage wheat behind the windmill and are looking for help. The...

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,...