Category Archives: Events

Feast on the Bridge

Together with our friends from Brockwell Bake, the Friends of Windmill Gardens will be attending the Feast on the Bridge, part of the Thames Festival, this Saturday. This is the fifth year that Southwark Bridge will be closed to traffic … Continue reading

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Book for tours next weekend

Brixton Windmill will finally be reopening its doors to visitors on Sunday 11 September, 2-4pm. Don’t forget that if you want to see the whole windmill, going right up to the top floor, you must book a guided tour in … Continue reading

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Lyham Road street party this Saturday

The Friends of Windmill Gardens will have a stall at the Lyham Road street party this Saturday 3 September. This will be your first opportunity to buy one of our new I Love Brixton Windmill T-shirts, as well as finding … Continue reading

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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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Art in the Park

An afternoon of creative fun for children and families, including mask making, drawing, T-shirt painting and badge-making, is being organised by the Friends of Windmill Gardens on Sunday 14 August from 2pm to 4pm. We’re looking for more volunteers, either … Continue reading

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