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New website goes live

The new Brixton Windmill website is now live! The Friends of Windmill Gardens have their own section, and the blog will keep you up to date with all events and news. There’s also a list of open days and other … Continue reading

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New website

Exciting news! In the next few days we will be launching a new website for Brixton Windmill, incorporating this blog and the current website of the Friends of Windmill Gardens. This blog was set up specifically to record the progress … Continue reading

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Friends practice turning the cap and operating the sails

A report by Nicholas Weedon On Wednesday 11 May, a group of Friends under the instruction of an experienced millwright ventured into the very top of the mill to learn how to operate the mechanisms for turning the cap into the wind … Continue reading

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14 March Friends site visit cancelled

The Friends site visit which was due to have taken place on Monday 14 March has been cancelled to allow the contractors to get on with completing the restoration work. Apologies for any disappointment caused. We hope to arrange some visits … Continue reading

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Merry Christmas

Merry Christmas to all Friends of Windmill Gardens and those who have been involved with our activities and the windmill restoration over the past year. Hopefully next Christmas we can post a pic of the windmill in all its newly … Continue reading

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