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Posted on 21/08/2012

Experience the sound of Brixton Windmill at work

If you visit Brixton Windmill between 26 August and 23 September, you will be able to experience the sounds of the mill as if it were working again. As you progress from floor to floor, you will be...

Posted on 16/08/2012

Dutch quern maker visits Brixton Windmill

On Tuesday, Brixton Windmill received a very special visitor. Hans Titulaer, the miller in the Netherlands who made our hand querns, came to visit. Accompanied by his wife, two teenage daughters and...

Posted on 15/08/2012

Happy 150th birthday to Herne Hill Station!

On Saturday 25 August the Herne Hill Society will be celebrating the 150th anniversary of Herne Hill Station. In 1862, the year the Ashby family moved their milling operations from Brixton to...

Posted on 13/08/2012

Wheat harvest

One highlight of Sunday afternoon was the harvesting of our patch of Brockwell Mix wheat, planted last April. As it was ready to be cut, one of our Friends, Andy Forbes of Brockwell Bake, came with...

Posted on 13/08/2012

Superwoman visits Brixton Windmill

Jean Kerrigan reports on successful artistic activities at Art in the Park We had another very good weekend at Brixton Windmill, with more than 100 visitors going on guided tours over the two days....

Posted on 10/08/2012

Art in the Park on Sunday

The annual Art in the Park event takes place in Windmill Gardens from 1 to 4pm on Sunday afternoon, 12 August. There will be activites for grown-ups and children including making masks, windmills and...