Tag: brixton windmill

Brixton’s TOMMYANDMARY – Not busking it

Eleanor Sharples meets a local band who are going places but, surprisingly, have yet to play The Windmill. Lost, the latest single by Brixton punk...

Brixton’s Windmill’s committed to live music – not money

Newer additions to Brixton’s music scene may sometimes get more publicity, but there’s one local venue that sets the benchmark for live performance –...

Brixton Windmill celebrates harvest

Folk came with their grain On days of joy and celebration At the glorious time of harvest With feelings of jubilation That's a verse from Ode to the...

Heritage and heroes of Brixton and around

Lambeth Heritage Festival returns for its fifth year in September, celebrating the history of the borough with over 60 events, many of them in...

Brixton Windmill features on special Royal Mail stamp

Royal Mail has issued a Windmills and Watermills special stamp. The “first day cover” features Brixton Windmill and six special edition stamps. They can...

Brixton windmill in line for £360,000 to fund new education centre

Brixton Windmill has more to celebrate in its 200th anniversary year after being granted £360,000 for the construction of a purpose built education centre...

Rebel Rebel: Hey babe let’s go out tonight

Brixton Design Trail returns for a third year as London Design Festival’s newest District starting this weekend and running till 25 September. This year’s theme...

Visit the Harvest Festival at Brixton Windmill

Brixton Windmill Harvest Festival, Sunday 18 September 2 - 5pm. Workshops, music and children's entertainment. As part of Open House London weekend Brixton Windmill...

Get arty in the park at Brixton Windmill

Art in the Park takes place at Brixton Windmill Gardens this Sunday 14 August. A fun outing for all ages. You can try your...

Trades parade to the Windmill

The Friends of Windmill Gardens, with Lambeth council and its contractor Veolia, organised its annual "trades parade" today (26 June). It went from Windrush Square...

Brixton Windmill gets new designer sailcloths

Brixton Windmill, celebrating 200 years and  National Mills Weekend, got new sailcloths today (14 May). They are designed and printed by local design company Eley Kishimoto, creative...
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Head to the windmill to see bats and the sails turn

Brixton Windmill, fresh from the success of its bread and beer celebration, is hosting two more must-see events this week.   Bat walk On Thursday (12 May)...

Brixton celebrates its beer, bread and windmill

Friends of Windmill Gardens and Brixton Brewery got together to host Brixton’s first beer and bread festival as part of the celebrations for the...

Want a stall at Brixton Windmill festival?

Friends of Windmill Gardens is inviting community organisations to run a stall at its annual festival on Sunday 26 June. This year’s parade and festival...

Join the fun on Brixton windmill Easter treasure hunt

To celebrate Brixton Windmill’s 200th anniversary, and the spring opening of Brixton Windmill to the public, the Friends of Windmill Gardens (FOWG) are organising...

What’s On in Brixton: 14 – 20 December

Your guide to what's happening in Brixton this week Thursday 17: The Cut-A-Rug: Unrugged folk nights will be ending the year with a sparkling, Christmas evening. The...