The Windmill

Official Arrival of new Loo

It took nearly a whole year, but our bright blue toilet finally arrived ! But who “officially” opened it ?

By |December 12th, 2012|Stafford, Stafford Radio, The Windmill|

Sad state in the 1950s

Back in the 1950s Broad Eye Windmill was open to the weather after the roof had almost totally disintegrated.

The conical cap would have originally been clad in wooden shingles and would have housed the windshaft and sail mechanism and been able to turn to face the wind.

Fortunately now the roof is in a much […]

By |July 31st, 2012|Local Businesses, Stafford, Stafford Radio, The Windmill|

Sponsor a Floorboard

There is still much to do to restore the historic Broad Eye Windmill to its former glory.

One way you can help is by sponsoring a floorboard to speed the restoration of the first floor. Contact [email protected] for more details.

By |July 31st, 2012|Stafford, Stafford Radio, The Windmill|

Where to Start

So this is how Studio One appeared back in November 2011 as Director Paul Dean assessed the daunting task of creating a state of the art broadcasting studio in a 200 year old windmill.

With curved walls, open beamed ceilings and very little space it took ingenuity to maximise the options whilst retaining the building’s character […]

By |November 13th, 2011|Bands, Stafford, Stafford Radio, Studio Guests, The Windmill|