Here are highlights of this week's events in London and other parts of the UK that could be of interest to pagans. If you know of an event that you want listed, please email the details to me at firstname.lastname@example.org
Tuesday, 12 July; Occult London: A Walk for Occultists: A Guided Walk in Magical London with Paula Dempsey, aimed at those who already know a bit about London's occult characters and history. The walk is organised by Treadwells, 33 Store Street, Bloomsbury, London WC1E 7BS. 6.50pm for 7pm start. Ticket price £8 in advance. Tel: 020 7240 8906 or email: email@example.com You can read my review of this walk here: http://www.badwitch.co.uk/2011/06/occult-london-walk-for-occultists.html
Tuesday, 12 July; Open social at London Earth Mysteries Circle. Admission is £4.50, concessions £4, members £3, concessions are £4. Talks are usually held on the second and fourth Tuesdays of each month at 7.15PM at First Floor, 50 Gloucester Place, London W1U 8EA. http://www.londonearth.com/
Wednesday 13 July; Dee Tea: Join John Dee enthusiasts either at St. Mary's Church, Mortlake High Street (and the Green at Tapestry Court), or the Ashmolean Library from 3pm-5pm for tea and chat on Dee's birthday. Tea and a bring-and-share lunch planned. All profits will go to the John Dee plaque to be placed in the church. For more details, visit http://johndeemortlakesoc.org/
Wednesday 13 July; Past Lives. Psychic Cafe event at Pagan forum The Moot with No Name, arranged through Atlantis Bookshop. Venue: Devereux public house, 20 Devereux Court, off Essex Street, London WC2R 3JJ. Meet from 7.30pm, event starts at 8pm. Admission £5.
Thursday 14 July; Talk by John Constable, author of The Southwark Mysteries, at South East London Folklore Society (SELFS). Venue: The Old King's Head (pictured), Kings Head Yard, 45-49 Borough High St, London SE1 1NA. Entry: £2.50 / £1.50 concessions. No need to book in advance. Meetings are the second Thursday of each month. http://www.selfs.org.uk/
Friday 15 July; Enchantment - An Evening of Chant and Mantra with Stewart Pearce at The College of Psychic Studies 16 Queensberry Place, London SW7 2EB. Time: 7pm - 8.30pm. Cost: £10/£15. Advance booking essential. Tel: 020 7589 3292. http://www.collegeofpsychicstudies.co.uk/index.html
Saturday 16 July; Pan's Picnic. Free pagan social event with singing, dancing and a picnic organised by Pagan Federation London. Location: Trent Park, North London. It will run from 2pm to 6pm. Bring your own picnic and suitable clothing. Getting there: The nearest tube is Cockfosters, on the Piccadilly line. You can read my write-up of this event here: http://www.badwitch.co.uk/2011/07/event-pans-picnic.html For more details, visit: http://www.pflondon.org/