Monday 21 May 2012

This Week's Pagan Events in London and Elsewhere

Now to Sunday 9 September; Mummers, Maypoles and Milkmaids. Free exhibition, coinciding with the publication of the book of the same name, bringing together 50 photographs of regional rituals performed throughout the year from Cornwall to Northumberland to mark the changing seasons and celebrate nature's bounty. Location: Horniman Museum, 100 London Road, Forest Hill, London SE23 3PQ.For more details, visit

Now to Sat 27 Apr 2013; Signs, Symbols, Secrets: An Illustrated Guide to Alchemy. Free exhibition of images and writings about the quest for the philosophers’ stone. Venue: Science Museum, Exhibition Road, South Kensington, London SW7 2DD. For more details visit:

Monday, 21 May; Croydon Crows. PF moot held every 3rd Monday of each month at the Skylark pub, South End, South Croydon from 8pm onwards.

Monday, 21 May; The Dynamics and Consequences of Working With Demonic Beings. Talk by Josephine McCarthy, podcaster and author of The Exorcist's Handbook,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.

Monday, 21 May; Your Journey To Enlightenment. Talk by Richard Lawrence at Alternatives, St. James's Church, 197 Piccadilly, London, W1J 9LL. Time: 7pm to 9.30pm. Tickets £10/5 concs. To book tickets and for more info visit the Alternatives website:

Tuesday 22 May; The Power of Breath. Lecture by Swami Saradananda, author of The Power of Breath: The Art of Breathing Well for Harmony, Happiness and Health, at The College of Psychic Studies, 16 Queensberry Place, London SW7 2EB. Time: 12.30pm - 1.30pm. Cost: £5/8. Advance booking advised. Tel: 020 7589 3292.

Tuesday 22 May; Energy Management and Avoiding Burnout. Lecture by Davina Mackail, author of The Dream Whisperer: Unlock the Power of Your Dreams,at The College of Psychic Studies, 16 Queensberry Place, London SW7 2EB. Time: 7pm - 8.30pm. Cost: £5/8. Advance booking advised. Tel: 020 7589 3292.

Wednesday 23 May; Atlantis Bookshops Presents The Moot With No Name. Talk on King Arthur's Camlan by Lawrence Main at Milfords, 1 Milford Lane, Covent Garden, London WC2R 3LL. Milford Lane is the street parallel to Essex Street. Meet from 7.30pm, event starts at 8pm. Admission £5. Visit

Wednesday 23 May; Ceremony to honour The Goose and the outcast dead of Cross Bones Graveyard. Gather from 6.45pm in Redcross Way outside the Memorial Gates, SE1, opposite the Boot and Flogger, just north of the junction with Union Street. Nearest tubes Borough or London Bridge, 5 minutes walk away. The event is free.

Friday 25 May; Spiritual Cinema Evening at The College of Psychic Studies, 16 Queensberry Place, London SW7 2EB. Time: 7pm. Cost: £8/12. Advance booking advised. Tel: 020 7589 3292.

Saturday 26 May; Touch The Earth, a Tribal Folk Band who draw their inspiration from the Mother Earth, will be playing live at The Basildon Lower Academy, Timberlog Close, Basildon, Essex, SS14 1UX. Doors open at 6.30pm. Tickets: £9 per person / £7 concessions. For tickets and more information, call: 0759 795 4367 or email:

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Anonymous said...

I wonder if Jose McCarthy will be giving credit to her former husband and teacher RJ Stewart?

Josephine said...

Dear Anonymous,
I do not see why someone I divorced 13 years ago should have credit for the work I have published in the last 5 years, unless of course you are one of those misogynists who believe that women are incapable of their own work in The Western Mysteries.

And he was not my former teacher, we were working equals, though he had more fame than me. if you want more information go to