Category Archives: Brixton

Benefit evening at The Windmill pub, Tuesday 23 August

Our next fundraising event is at The Windmill pub at 8pm on Tuesday 23 August. The Hobos and Fernando Reyes will be playing and there will be comedy from Vic Lambrusco and Glenda Read. Hope you’ll be able to come along.

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Restoration is officially completed – book a guided tour of the windmill

Good news – practical completion of the restoration of Brixton Windmill was signed off (at last!) on Wednesday 17 August. All certification is in place and we are on target to open the windmill for free public visits and guided tours … Continue reading

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Art in the Park

The Friends held a successful Art in the Park event in Windmill Gardens on Sunday afternoon, 14 August 2011. Children enjoyed decorating T-shirts and plant pots, making masks, badges and model windmills and grown-ups made drawings and paintings of the … Continue reading

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No flour grinding for National Mills Weekend

Unfortunately we have had to postpone our ‘first grind’ this weekend as training for volunteers to operate the provender mill has had to be postponed. Our millwright, Paul Selwood of Owlsworth IJP, ran a training session in mill maintenance for volunteers on … Continue reading

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Listen to the radio interview here

For those of you who missed Richard Santhiri’s interview with Robert Elms on BBC Radio London, you can listen to it here.

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Brixton Windmill on BBC London radio

Richard Santhiri, who has been campaigning on behalf of the windmill for many years, will be speaking about the windmill on the Robert Elms Show on BBC London 94.9 tomorrow, Monday 29 November, at approximately 1.40pm. Listen in if you … Continue reading

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