Here is a round-up of news stories about paganism, archaeology, witchcraft and 'witch' persecutions:
"Iron Age 'mystery' murder victim found in Wendover" - story at BBC News: https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-england-beds-bucks-herts-53366209
"Row over house that belonged to Jimmy Page and Aleister Crowley" - story at The Times: https://www.thetimes.co.uk/article/row-over-house-that-belonged-to-jimmy-page-and-aleister-crowley-gvdr2pj3q
"Child Witch Persecution And Police Intervention In Ogun State By Leo Igwe" - story at SaharaReporters.com: http://saharareporters.com/2020/07/12/child-witch-persecution-and-police-intervention-ogun-state-leo-igwe
On a lighter note, folktales, games and is it too early to think about Samhain?
"These Witch Quotes Will Add Some Magic to Your Halloween Celebrations" - story at MSN Money: https://www.msn.com/en-us/entertainment/books/these-witch-quotes-will-add-some-magic-to-your-halloween-celebrations/ss-AAADNrc?
"The spooky history of Black Castle in South Queensferry and its wicked witches" - story at Edinburgh Live: https://www.edinburghlive.co.uk/news/edinburgh-news/spooky-history-black-castle-south-18582159
"Ghostly goings on at Dumbarton Castle inspired local author's historical tales" - story at Scottish Daily Record: https://www.dailyrecord.co.uk/news/local-news/ghostly-goings-dumbarton-castle-inspired-22335735
The Sims game gets witchy: "The Sims 4: 10 Things You Need To Know Before You Buy Realm of Magic" - story at TheGamer: https://www.thegamer.com/sims-4-know-before-buying-realm-of-magic/