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Posted on 30/10/2012

Celebrity endorsements!

At the English Heritage Angels Awards ceremony last week, Vice-Chair Richard Santhiri managed to get some well-known faces to sign his awards programme, endorsing Brixton Windmill. Sir Andrew Lloyd...

Posted on 29/10/2012

Spooky stories and ghostly goings-on

Ghostly graffiti, a spooky stilt-walker and skeletons and cobwebs all added up to a happening Hallowe'en open day at Brixton Windmill on Sunday. The procession of children, led by the mean miller on...

Posted on 22/10/2012

Friends of Windmill Gardens runners up in English Heritage Awards

The Friends of Windmill Gardens were runners up for an English Heritage Award for the restoration of Brixton Windmill, also known as Ashby Mill. The results of the English Heritage Angel Awards, an...

Posted on 15/10/2012

Ping! Table Tennis Table arrives in Windmill Gardens

The Ping! outdoor table tennis table donated by Sing London for permanent use in Windmill Gardens has now arrived! Friends of Windmill Gardens will encourage and monitor use of the table, providing...

Posted on 14/10/2012

Brixton Windmill video for English Heritage awards

English Heritage has produced videos of all 16 project shortlisted for its Angel Awards. Brixton Windmill is shortlisted in the category for the best rescue of a historic industrial building or site,...

Posted on 09/10/2012

Flour Power draws in crowds

Saturday’s Flour Power Big Draw event in Windmill Gardens brought out the creative talents of both local children and adults. Youngsters dipped into boxes of chalks placed strategically around...