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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 17/12/2012

Spring surprise in store for Windmill Gardens

Last Saturday another 1,000 bulbs were planted in Windmill Gardens. Added to the bulbs we planted a year ago this should provide a wonderful display of colour next year. Visitors to Brixton Windmill...

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 13/04/2015

Planting wheat in Windmill Gardens

The Parks Group of the Friends of Windmill Gardens is an active team of volunteers who work hard throughout the year to help keep the park looking its best. This year their activities will include:...

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...