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Posted on 19/03/2012

Gingerbread surprise for local residents

Nancy Platts reports on a sweet way of thanking local residents for their support The Friends of Windmill Gardens delivered a surprise gingerbread brunch to residents living next to Brixton Windmill...

Posted on 22/02/2012

New life for old tree

Jean Kerrigan reports on how an old horse chestnut tree has been given a new lease of life You may remember how sad park lovers were when Lambeth’s tree surgeons decided that the great horse...

Posted on 28/11/2011

The Brixton Experience

Nick Weedon and Jean Kerrigan report on a lively Saturday from a stall at Brixton market The Friends' stall in Brixton market on 26 November was part of "The Brixton Experience", one of several new...

Posted on 28/11/2011

Planting bulbs in Windmill Gardens

Jean Kerrigan reports on more work by the Friends of Windmill Gardens to improve the park Seven volunteers mustered to plant 1,000 bulbs last Saturday morning in Windmill Gardens - the park that is...

Posted on 21/11/2011

Christmas social

It's been quite a year for the Friends of Windmill Gardens. The restoration of Brixton Windmill is complete, we've had several successful events, including an amazing turnout for our May Day parade,...

Posted on 16/10/2011

Brockwell Bake harvest lunch

A couple of Friends of Windmill Gardens attended the Brockwell Bake harvest lunch at Brixton Cornercopia in Brixton Village on Sunday. The meal started with (of course) a tasting of different breads...