Friday 30 August 2013

This Week's Pagan Events In and Near London

Saturday 31 August; Sacred Seidr Songs. A workshop with Kith of Yggdrasil at Treadwells, 33 Store Street, Bloomsbury, London WC1E 7BS. Time: 11am to 5pm start. Tickets £30/£25, advance booking needed via For further details:

Saturday 31 August; Into the Woods with London Dreamtime. Midnight storytelling with Katy Carr and Vanessa Woolf at a secret location in London. Time: 11pm start. Tickets £5. For details and bookings visit:

Sunday 1 September; Workshop with London herbalist Natasha Richardson on how to work with wild berries, rich in vitamins and helpful in the upcoming cold and flu season. The day will end with a seasonal ritual. Venue: Treadwells, 33 Store Street, Bloomsbury, London WC1E 7BS. Time: 10.45am for 11am start. Ends at 5.30pm. Tickets £45, advance booking essential, via Treadwells Bookshop:

Sunday 1 September; Walk exploring the legend of Spring Heeled Jack with Steve Ash. Start at Barnes Common at 7.15 pm, and including trips on the Undergroung, returning by 10pm. Note: An Oyster or travel card will be needed. Cost £7. For details, visit

Monday 2 September; Open Circle for pagans. Venue: Treadwells, 33 Store Street, Bloomsbury, London WC1E 7BS. Time: 7.15pm for 7.30pm start. Tickets £7, advance booking essential. For further details:

Monday 2 September; Radical Forgiveness. Talk by Colin Tipping, author of Radical Forgiveness: A Revolutionary Five-Stage Process to Heal Relationships, Let Go of Anger and Blame, Find Peace in Any Situation,Venue: Alternatives, St. James's Church, 197 Piccadilly, London, W1J 9LL. Time: 7pm to 8.30pm. Tickets £10/£5 concs. Advance booking required. To book tickets and for more info visit the Alternatives website:

Wednesday 4 September; Workers of Babalo, talk by Paul Green. Venue: The Moot With No Name. Venue: Devereux pub, Devereux Court (opposite the Royal Courts of Justice), London. 7.30pm for 8pm start. Cost £3/£2. This moot meets every other Wednesday.

Wednesday 4 September; Cobwebs and Cauldrons Moot with Suzi Elen Edwards, who will be talking about the origins and ritualist use of drumming. Venue: The Sun Pub, 47 London Road, Romford RM7 9QA. Time: 7.30pm for an 8pm start. Entry: £3. Bring a drum if you have one.

Thursday 5 September, An Evening with Tony Stockwell, author of Embracing Eternity.Venue: The College of Psychic Studies, 16 Queensberry Place, London SW7 2EB. Time: 7pm. Cost: £18/£20 Advance booking advised. For details call: 020 7589 3292 or visit

Friday – Saturday, 6-7 September. Astrologer Steve Judd, resident in Bath, is seeing clients in London between 11am – 9pm at Treadwells meeting room, 33 Store Street, Bloomsbury, London WC1E 7BS. For further details: Book in advance; to make an appointment, visit

Saturday 7 September; Pre-Raphaelite Pilgrimage Through London with Henry Eliot of CurioCity and the National Trust. This is a 13-mile walk Starting at The George Inn, 77 Borough High Street, SE1 1NH and ending at the Red House, in Kent. Time: 9am-9pm, £20 (adult), £16 (concessions), £14 (children). For details and to book tickets, visit: (Pictured: rose trellis path at the Red House).

Saturday 7 September; Hendon Heathens Moot. The Greyhound, Church End, Hendon, London NW4 4JT. 6pm until 9pm (then over the road at a blues and rock club until the early hours). This moot meets on the first Saturday each month.

Sunday 8 September; Celebration of September's New Moon with a soulful heart opening yoga practice followed by a Gong Savasana, with Naz Khakoo of The Heart Centre Yoga and Diana Vernon MCSH, a healing gong practitioner, Venue: Jamyang Buddhist Centre, 43 Renfrew Road London SE11 4NA. Time: 5pm-7pm. Cost £25. To book contact or call (mobile): 07763610864.