Here are highlights of this week's pagan events in and near London. To find out about future events, click on the events link at the top of the page.
Sunday 6 November; Samhain on Primrose Hill. Open ritual hosted by Jeremy Morgan, the Druid of Wormwood Scrubbs. Venue: Primrose Hill, Regents Park, London NW1. Starts at 12.30pm, ends at 2.30pm. Meet at the entrance opposite Rothwell St.
Monday, 7 November; Cherubim and the Apocalypse - Personal Visions of Angels and the New Book of the Law. Talk by Dinan Allam at pagan forum Secret Chiefs. Venue: Devereux public house, 20 Devereux Court, off Essex Street, London WC2R 3JJ. Meet from 7.30pm, event starts at 8.30pm. Admission £2. http://secretchiefslondon.wordpress.com/
Tuesday 8 November; The Underlying Nature of Reality. Lecture by Sandy Newbigging at The College of Psychic Studies, 16 Queensberry Place, London SW7 2EB. Time: 7pm - 8.30pm. Cost: £18/£12. Advance booking essential. Tel: 020 7589 3292. http://www.collegeofpsychicstudies.co.uk/index.html
Wednesday 9 November; Blood, Bones, Fur and Hair: Experiences of working with Remnants of the Dead in Art and Magick. Talk by Charlotte Rodgers, author of The Bloody Sacrifice: A Personal Experience of Contemporary Blood Rites,at Pagan forum The Moot with No Name. Venue: Devereux public house, 20 Devereux Court, off Essex Street, London WC2R 3JJ. Meet from 7.30pm, event starts at 8pm. Admission £5. Visit http://www.theatlantisbookshopevents.com/
Wednesday 9 November; Travellers in Spirit. Mini-workshop at the meetup group run by Steven Cinnamond at Treadwells, 33 Store Street, Bloomsbury, London WC1E 7BS. 6.30pm for 7pm start. Tickets £5 advance or £8 on the night. For more details and to book a place visit http://www.meetup.com/Travellers-in-Spirit/events/35031432/
Thursday 10 November; Talk about St Clement's Day by Paul Cowdell at South East London Folklore Society (SELFS). Venue: The Old King's Head, 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/
Thursday 10 November; The Cult of Ku - The Occult Chinese Poison Cult. Talk by Andy Sharp at Treadwells, 33 Store Street, Bloomsbury, London WC1E 7BS. 7pm start. Tickets £7 advance booking essential. Tel: 0207 419 8507 or email: firstname.lastname@example.org http://www.treadwells-london.com/
Thursday, 10 November. Public Samhain ritual with Tribe of Avalon. An evening of remembrance to honour our ancestors. Location: Harleyford Road Community Garden, Vauxhall, London. Time 7pm - 10pm. Bring drinks and nibbles to share in a toast.
Friday 11 – Sunday 13 November; The Mind Body Spirit Winter Festival. Location: Royal Horticultural Hall, Victoria, London SW1P 2QD. Times: 10am – 7pm daily. Ticket price: £10 on the door or £8 advance and concessions. Visit: http://www.mindbodyspirit.co.uk/
Saturday 12 November; Witchfest International. Large pagan and witchcraft convention organised by The Children of Artemis. Venue: Fairfield Halls, Croydon, Surrey. Early bird tickets cost £16 for CoA members and £20 for non-members. You can buy tickets and get more details at http://www.witchfest.net/wf_international.htm
Sunday 13 November; Between Us: Shamanism and Relationship Healing. Workshop by Shaman UK at Neal's Yard Meeting Rooms in Covent Garden, London. The event runs from 10am - 5pm. The cost is £65 (some concessions available). For further information email email@example.com or call 07847 894453.
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