Events

My Talks, Workshops and Book Signings
Here are the events I am running over the next few months. 

Saturday 24 November; Yuletide Crafting and Magic - double workshop by myself,  Lucya Starza, with Patricia McNally and Daniel Naughnane. Venue: Friends Meeting House, Hemnall Street, Epping, CM16 4LL. Time: 1.30pm to 5.30pm. First, I will be running a workshop on making a Yuletide Fairy or Angel plus a short talk about poppets, magical dolls and Yule tree fairies. This part of the workshop costs £8 including materials and refreshments. After a break Patricia McNally and Daniel Naughnane will be running a workshop called Workings with the Magic of Yuletide. The whole day will cost £20 including refreshments. Pay on door. To reserve a place in advance text 07927 288904 or email rainbowhealingsanctuary@outlook.com More details: https://artfromtheheart1.blogspot.com/

Wednesday 5 December; Candle Magic Workshop. I am running an evening workshop based on my book Pagan Portals - Candle Magic. Venue: Treadwell's Bookshop, 33 Store Street, Bloomsbury London, WC1E 7BS. Time: 7pm. Cost: £20 per person. You can book online at https://www.treadwells-london.com/ or reserve a place by calling 020 7419 8507, emailing info@treadwells-london.com or visiting the shop.

Saturday 26 January 2019; Scrying by Candlelight. I am running a four-hour afternoon workshop on divination with crystal balls, mirrors, water and flame. Venue: Treadwell's Bookshop, 33 Store Street, Bloomsbury London, WC1E 7BS. Time: 1pm-5.30pm (with a break in the middle). Cost: £40 per person. You can reserve a place by calling 020 7419 8507, emailing info@treadwells-london.com, visiting the shop or online: https://www.treadwells-london.com/

Public Pagan Events - Mostly In and Near London
Here is a listing of general events in London plus a few in 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 badwitch1234@gmail.com.

Now - 9 January 2019; Spellbound: Magic, Ritual and Witchcraft exhibition in Oxford. Venue: Ashmolean Museum, Beaumont St, Oxford OX1 2PH. Tickets: £6/£11.25/£12.25. https://www.ashmolean.org/  You can also view the exhibition catalogue, Spellbound, on Amazon.

Now - 12 January 2019; Divine Proportions. Dinner cabaret from Shotgun Carousel, based on the story of Dionysus, God of Pleasure and Mischief. Venue: The Vaults, Arch 234-236, Leake Street, London, SE1 7NN. Tuesday - Sunday, doors open 6.30pm. Tickets: Previews: £30, general admission: £35/£55. https://www.thevaults.london/divine-proportions

Now – Tuesday 19 February 2019; Anglo-Saxon Kingdoms: Art, Word, War. Exhibition at the British Library. Venue: PACCAR Gallery, The British Library, 96 Euston Road, London NW1 2DB. Full price tickets £16. https://www.bl.uk/events/anglo-saxon-kingdoms

Now - 24 February 2019. I am Ashurbanipal, King of the World, King of Assyria. Exhibition at the British Museum, Great Russell Street, London WC1B 3DG. For more details visit: http://www.britishmuseum.org/whats_on/events_calendar.aspx

Friday 16 November Morning tour: an introduction to ancient Egypt. Venue: Room 4, British Museum, Great Russell Street, London WC1B 3DG. Time: 8.50am. Tickets £30. For more details visit: http://www.britishmuseum.org/whats_on/events_calendar.aspx

Friday 16 November, Witch Hunts – visual talk by Max Dashú hosted by The Feminist Library and Suppressed Histories Archives. Venue: The Feminist Library, 5 Westminster Bridge Road, London SE1 7XW. Time: 6.30pm. Tickets: £8.68-£16. https://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/witch-hunts-visual-talk-by-max-dashu-tickets-51114679382

Friday 16 November; Holistic Sound Bath Meditation - Summoning The Sacred (weekly ceremonial gathering). Venue: Training Points Fitness and Therapy, 5-6 Coopers Yard, Crystal Palace, London SE19 1TN. Time: 7pm. Entry £15/£13. https://www.facebook.com/summoningthesacredsound/

Friday 16 November; Under the Reed Moon - A Gongbath with Diana Vernon. Venue: The College of Psychic Studies, 16 Queensberry Pl, Kensington, London, SW7 2EB. Time: 7pm - 8.30pm. Tickets: £20/£22. https://www.collegeofpsychicstudies.co.uk/

Friday 16 November; Introduction to crystals hosted by Mamma Moon Magick. Venue: The Upminster Complementary Healing and Teaching Sanctuary, Pea Lane, Upminster, Havering, RM142XH. Time: 7pm. Tickets: £15. http://www.healingandteaching.co.uk/course/an-introduction-to-crystals/

Friday 16 November; ‘Stories In The Dark…’ storytelling by London Dreamtime at the National Maritime Museum, Greenwich. Time: 7pm. Tickets: £14. For more details email vanessa@londondreamtime.com or visit https://londondreamtime.com/calendar/

Saturday 17 November; Extinction Magic: A Grief Ritual for Rebellion. At sunset on Rebellion Day, witches and magicians responding to the cry of the Earth will lead a ritual for healing in Parliament Square. Venue: Parliament Square, London, SW1P. Time: 4.09pm – 5.09pm. Details. https://www.facebook.com/events/281776239130479/  If you can't get there in person, you can join the broadcast-only WhatsApp group for updates on the day: https://tinyurl.com/extinctionmagic

Sunday 18 November (tbc); Max Meditation class with Lisabetta every Sunday. Drop-in class suitable for beginners and more experienced meditators. Venue: The Little Escape Therapy Centre, 4 Paxton Mews, off Westow St, London SE19 3RW. Time: 10am-11am. Cost: £12 per class, £30 for 3 classes.
http://www.harmonious-healing.com

Sunday 18 November; Shamanic workshop. Venue: Woodford Church at 9 Grove Crescent, South Woodfordhttp://woodfordchurch.com/

Sunday 18 November (tbc); Ageless Wisdom for Everyone. Lecture at the Theosophical Society in London. Venue: The Theosophical Society, 50 Gloucester Place, London, W1U 8EA. Time: 2pm. Donations welcome. http://theosophicalsociety.org.uk/

Sunday 18 November; Dawn of the Oak. Pagan moot (normally on the third Sunday of each month). Venue: The Sir John Oldcastle, Farringdon Road/Greville Street, London EC1M 3JF. Time: 3pm-6pm. https://www.facebook.com/groups/dawnoftheoak/

Sunday 18 November; Luna Iter - Journey of the moon - for Pagan and Wiccan Seekers with Luna Iter- Wiccan Seekers London NE. Pub moot followed by a ritual close to each full moon. Venue: Old Ship Inn, Hackney. Moot starts at 4.30pm, then at 6pm moving to a historic site for the ritual. Fee: £4/£5. https://www.facebook.com/groups/1230392930656154/

Sunday 18 November; ‘Dark River’ Ghosts of the Thames aboard the Cutty Sark. Storytelling with London Dreamtime. Venue: Cutty Sark King William Walk, London SE10 9HT. Time: 7.30pm start. Price: £15. For more details, email vanessa@londondreamtime.com or visit https://londondreamtime.com/calendar/ Tickets: https://www.rmg.co.uk/see-do/exhibitions-events/ships-night-dark-river

Monday 19 November; Earth Pilgrim. Talk by Satish Kumar at Alternatives. Venue: St James's Church, 197 Piccadilly, W1J 9LL. Doors open 6.30pm. Event starts: 7pm. Tickets £15 online. http://www.alternatives.org.uk/

Monday 19 November; Supernatural Women of the Welsh Mabinogi. Lecture by Dr Mark Williams. Venue: Treadwells, 33 Store Street, Bloomsbury, London WC1E 7BS. Time: 7.30pm start. Tickets £9. Tel: 0207 419 8507 or email: info@treadwells-london.com http://www.treadwells-london.com/

Monday 19 November; Pagan Pathfinders - Making Ritual Incense. Meeting suitable for all pagans in Finchley, London N3. Time: 7.30pm. (Meeting is usually on the 3rd Monday each month.) Free, but bring food and drink to share. Contact Pagan Pathfinders for more details: https://www.facebook.com/PaganPathfinders/

Tuesday 20 November; The Creative Path workshop on spiritual art. Venue: Woodford Church at 9 Grove Crescent, South Woodford, London E18 2JR. Time: 2pm. Cost: £6 for non-members. http://woodfordchurch.com/

Tuesday 20 November; Spirits on the First World War battlefields: Explorations in religion, psychical research, and popular belief. Lecture by Professor Owen Davies of the University of Hertfordshire, part of the APRU/FPU Invited Speakers Series. Venue: Ian Gulland Lecture Theatre, Whitehead Building, Goldsmiths, New Cross, London. Time: 6.10pm. Further details: https://www.gold.ac.uk/events/

Tuesday 20 November; Urban Magic at Crossbones Graveyard. Talk by John Constable. Venue: The College of Psychic Studies, 16 Queensberry Pl, Kensington, London, SW7 2EB. Time: 7pm - 8.30pm. Tickets: £14/£12. https://www.collegeofpsychicstudies.co.uk/

Tuesday 20 November (tbc); The Brave White Buffalo Women's Circle with Tatanka Love. (Normally meets every Tuesday.) Venue: Aho Studio, 13 Prince Edward Rd, London, E9 5LX. Time: 7pm. Tickets: £20. www.aho.community

Tuesday 20 November; Witches of London Gathering. Venue: front bar of the Cittie of Yorke, 22 High Holborn, London WC1V 6BS. Starting 7.30pm. Meets on the third Tuesday of each month. For any questions email coacentral@witchcraft.org or visit http://www.witchfest.net/

Wednesday 20 November; Time to Meditate - group meditation (every Wednesday). Venue: Buddha on a Bicycle, Covent Garden, London. Arrive 6pm for 6.10pm start. Donations of £3 recommended. Details: http://www.meetup.com/meditation-trust-london/

Wednesday 21 November; Gemini Full Moon Gong Bath. Venue: She's Lost Control, 42 Valentine Road, London E9 7AD. Time: Sessions at 7-8pm and 8.30-9.30pm. Tickets: £20. www.sheslostcontrol.co.uk

Wednesday 21 November; More Mead Moot promoted by Pagan FutureFests. Venue: Hope Pub, 48 West Street, Carshalton SM5 2PR. Time: from 7.30pm. Meets on the third Wednesday of each month.  http://www.meetup.com/Londonpagancommunity/

Thursday 22 November; Full Moon Peace Fires. Light a candle or fire for peace wherever you are in the world, for as short or long a time as you like between 9am and 5pm PDT (US) time, which is between 4pm and midnight GMT (UK time). You can light a candle just for an hour or so and state the intention: “Let there be peace on earth and love for one another.” Details: http://peacefires.org/

Thursday 22 November; Heavenly Advisors: the astrological purpose of public clocks in Italy. Lecture at British Museum, Great Russell Street, London WC1B 3DG. Time: 6pm. Tickets free but booking essential. For more details visit: http://www.britishmuseum.org/whats_on/events_calendar.aspx

Thursday 22 November; Miles Neale on Gradual Awakening. Watkins Books, 19-21 Cecil Court, London WC2N 4EZ. Time: 6.30pm. Free event. For more details Tel 020 7836 2182 or visit the website http://www.watkinsbooks.com/

Thursday 22 November; Full Moon Stone Magic with Wolf Sister. Venue: She's Lost Control, 42 Valentine Road, London E9 7AD. Time: 7pm-9.30pm. Tickets: £40. www.sheslostcontrol.co.uk

Friday 23 - Saturday 24 November; Two-day introduction course to making sacred art, run by Imelda Almqvist. Venue: Rabbit Hill Studio, 21 Jerningham Road, London SE14 5NQ. Time: 10am-5pm. Cost: £160, deposit £35. (Bring your own lunch). Details: http://www.shaman-healer-painter.co.uk/index.cfm

Friday 23 November; Swami Saradananda on The Cleansing Power of Yoga. Watkins Books, 19-21 Cecil Court, London WC2N 4EZ. Time: 6.30pm. Free event. For more details Tel 020 7836 2182 or visit the website http://www.watkinsbooks.com/

Friday 23 November; Full Moon Magic Ceremony. Venue: London, NW1 7SU (Exact address will be provided after booking). Time: 7.15pm. Tickets: £18. http://uk.funzing.com/funz/full-moon-magic-ceremony-11769?

Friday 23 November; Vigil at Crossbones to honour The Goose and the outcast dead of Cross Bones Graveyard. Bring a flower, a ribbon, a totem or memento to tie to the shrine. Gather from 6.45pm for a 7pm start in Redcross Way outside the Memorial Gates, London SE1 1TA. For more details, visit  http://crossbones.org.uk/ or https://www.facebook.com/events/729638540706737/

Friday 23 November; TLC: Full Moon Ceremony by the river Thames with London Woodland Witches Magicians and Outdoor Pagans. Venue: Meet at Tate Modern green outside Tate Modern and Bankside Gallery, London SE1 at 7.30pm for a Wiccan circle ritual on the banks of the Thames. Cost: £3 You must reserve a place in advance. Wear outdoor clothes and bring food and drink to share. Details and bookings: https://www.meetup.com/London-Woodland-Witches-Pagans-Magicians/

Saturday 24 November; Urban Magic: Making Magic in an Urban Environment. Workshop with John Constable. Venue: The College of Psychic Studies, 16 Queensberry Pl, Kensington, London, SW7 2EB. Time: 10am - 5pm. Tickets: £75/£95. https://www.collegeofpsychicstudies.co.uk/

Saturdays 24 November and 1 December. Two-day workshop on Carl Jung: The Roots of his Thought and Practice, with tutor Kenneth Rees. Venue: The Mary Ward Centre, Queen Square, London WC1 (nearest tube stations – Holborn, Russell Square). Time: 10.15am – 5.30pm. Course No: 449. Fees: £56 Cons: £20. Enrolment: 0207 269 6000 (or online). Enquires: 0208 671 6372. www.marywardcentre.ac.uk

Saturday 24 November; Yuletide Crafting and Magic - double workshop by myself,  Lucya Starza, with Patricia McNally and Daniel Naughnane. Venue: Friends Meeting House, Hemnall Street, Epping, CM16 4LL. Time: 1.30pm to 5.30pm. First, I will be running a workshop on making a Yuletide Fairy or Angel plus a short talk about poppets, magical dolls and Yule tree fairies. This part of the workshop costs £8 including materials and refreshments. After a break Patricia McNally and Daniel Naughnane will be running a workshop called Workings with the Magic of Yuletide. The whole day will cost £20 including refreshments. To reserve a place in advance text 07927 288904 or email rainbowhealingsanctuary@outlook.com More details: https://artfromtheheart1.blogspot.com/

Saturday 24 November; Tarot Cards for Absolute Beginners (Minor Arcana). Full afternoon class with Sue Terry. Venue: Treadwells, 33 Store Street, Bloomsbury, London WC1E 7BS. Time: 1pm-5.30pm start. Tickets £40. Tel: 0207 419 8507 or email: info@treadwells-london.com http://www.treadwells-london.com/

Saturday 24 November; Ecstatic Shamanic Transformational Conscious Dance. Venue 9 Shaklewell Lane, London, E8 2DF. Time: 8.15pm – 11.30pm. Tickets: £11-£16. https://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/ecstatic-shamanic-24th-november-tickets-51878735695?

Sunday 25 November; The Kith of the Tree and the Well heathen moot. Venue: The Horseshoe Inn, 26 Melior Street, London SE1 3QP. Time: 2pm. https://www.facebook.com/events/2201261753477085/

Sunday 25 November (tbc); Ceremony with Wild Women Gatherings. Venue: Private address near Forest Hill station, London SE23. Time: 3pm. Advance booking essential, recommended donation: £15. https://www.meetup.com/WILD-WOMEN-CIRCLES-LONDON/

Sunday 25 November; Full Moon Rituals with Wolf Sister and Danielle Copperman. Venue: She's Lost Control, 42 Valentine Road, London E9 7AD. Time: 4pm. Tickets: £40. www.sheslostcontrol.co.uk

Sunday 25 November; Celtic Shamanic Evening with ceremony evoking Celtic Gods and Goddesses plus a shamanic journey to the Mother Earth to discover power animals.  All welcome. Monthly ceremony led by Lisabetta Vilela. Venue: Training Points Fitness and Therapy, 5-6 Coopers Yard, Crystal Palace, SE19 1TN. Time: 6pm-8.30pm. Tickets: £30. harmoniousshiatsu@ymail.com https://harmonious-healing.com/

Sunday 25 November; Cleansing and Protection Workshop. Venue: The Chartherhouse Clinic,
98 Crawford Street, London, W1H 2HL. Time: 6pm. Cost: £10. https://www.meetup.com/Self-Development-and-Spiritual-Workshops-Central-London/

Monday 26 November; Spiritual Growth and the Enneagram. Talk by Robert Holden at Alternatives. Venue: St James's Church, 197 Piccadilly, W1J 9LL. Doors open 6.30pm. Event starts: 7pm. Tickets £15 online. http://www.alternatives.org.uk/

Monday 26 November; Living Witchcraft: Magic with Saturn. Evening class with Rebecca Beattie. Venue: Treadwells, 33 Store Street, Bloomsbury, London WC1E 7BS. Time: 7pm start. Tickets £20. Tel: 0207 419 8507 or email: info@treadwells-london.com http://www.treadwells-london.com/

Tuesday 27 November (tbc); Enfield Town Circle Pagan Moot. (Usually 4th Tuesday each month.) Venue: Crown and Horseshoes pub, 15 Horseshoe Lane, Enfield, Middlesex EN2 6PZ. Time: 7pm to 11pm. https://www.meetup.com/London-Woodland-Witches-Pagans-Magicians/

Tuesday 27 November; Hauntology: Be Afraid...Be Very Afraid. Lecture by Demian Allan. Venue: The College of Psychic Studies, 16 Queensberry Place, Kensington, London, SW7 2EB. Time: 7pm - 8.30pm. Tickets: £14/£12. https://www.collegeofpsychicstudies.co.uk/

Wednesday 28 November; First Steps in Thelema. Evening workshop with Marco Visconti . Venue: Treadwells, 33 Store Street, Bloomsbury, London WC1E 7BS. Time: 7pm start. Tickets £20. Tel: 0207 419 8507 or email: info@treadwells-london.com http://www.treadwells-london.com/

Wednesday 28 November (tbc); Hertford Pagan Moot. (Usually last Wednesday of each month.) Venue: White Horse Pub, 33 Castle Street, Hertford, Herts SG14 1HH (45 mins from central London). The pub does not have disabled access. Time: 8pm. https://www.facebook.com/groups/104788436218047/

Thursday 29 November; Paths Between Head and Heart. Talk at Watkins Books, 19-21 Cecil Court, London WC2N 4EZ. Time: 6.30pm. Free event. For more details Tel 020 7836 2182 or visit the website http://www.watkinsbooks.com/

Thursday 29 November; Through Technology from Tools to Technosophy. Talk by Patrick Dixon at Earthstars Group. Venue: Rudolf Steiner House, 35 Park Rd, Marylebone, London NW1 6XT. Doors open 7pm. Entry £12. https://www.facebook.com/events/2260158487547802/

Thursday 29 November; Concealed and Revealed: Magic in the post-medieval home? Talk by Dr Ceri Houlbrook at London Fortean Society. Venue: The Bell, 50 Middlesex Street, London E1 7EX.. Time: 7.45pm. Tickets: £4/£2. http://forteanlondon.blogspot.com/

Friday 30 November; The John Michell Memorial Lecture: The Glastonbury Zodiac Milky Way Pilgrimage Route: Ancient trackway or modern delusion? Rilko (Research Into Lost Knowledge) public lecture by Anthony Thorley. Venue: Rudolf Steiner House, 35, Park Road, London, NW1 6XT. Time: 6.45pm, lecture starts 7.15pm. Entrance: £8/£10. http://www.rilko.org/lectures-2018-winter/

Friday 30 November; Launch party for The Confessions of Isobel Gowdie hosted by Hell Fire Club Books Esoteric Publishers. Venue: Treadwell's Books, 33 Store Street, London. WC1E 7BS. Time: 7pm. Details: https://www.facebook.com/events/2373794412637621/  or https://hellfireclubbooks.com/

Saturday 1 December; Alchemical Symbolism. Day Course with Paul Cowlan. Venue: Treadwells, 33 Store Street, Bloomsbury, London WC1E 7BS. Time: 11am-5.30pm start. Tickets £75. Tel: 0207 419 8507 or email: info@treadwells-london.com http://www.treadwells-london.com/

Saturday 1 December; Strange December Book Fair: UFOs, Ghosts, Zombies and More. London Fortean Society afternoon of talks on ghosts, UFO art, voodoo, the world's first amphibious baby and much more. There will be book sales, stalls pizza and beer. Venue: Backyard Bar and Kitchen, 231 Cambridge Heath Rd, London E2 0EL. Time: 12pm-6pm. Advance tickets £15 / £10. http://forteanlondon.blogspot.com/

Saturday 1 December; Heart Beat Drumming Collective with Olaf Nixon. Venue: The College of Psychic Studies, 16 Queensberry Place, London SW7 2EB. Time: 7pm - 8.30pm. Cost: £20/£22. Advance booking recommended. For details call: 020 7589 3292 or visit https://www.collegeofpsychicstudies.co.uk/

Sunday 2 December; Awaken The Power Within with Nikola Penkov. Venue: Aho Studio, 13 Prince Edward Rd, London, E9 5LX. Time: 10am-4.30pm. Tickets: £75. www.aho.community

Sunday 2 December (tbc); North West Kent Green Pagan Circle Moot. Venue: Chislehurst Caves, Bromley, BR7 5NL. Time: 11am. https://www.facebook.com/groups/445487428816887/

Sunday 2 December; The Marseille Tarot Introduced. One-day Course with Adrien Mastrosimone . Venue: Treadwells, 33 Store Street, Bloomsbury, London WC1E 7BS. Time: 11am-5.30pm start. Tickets £75. Tel: 0207 419 8507 or email: info@treadwells-london.com http://www.treadwells-london.com/

Sunday 2 December; The British Museum and the Awakening of English Magic. Walking Tour with Caroline Wise organised by Treadwells, 33 Store Street, Bloomsbury, London WC1E 7BS. Time: 11am. Ticket price £15. Tel: 0207 419 8507 or email: info@treadwells-london.com http://www.treadwells-london.com/

Sunday 2 December; Restorative Retreat for the Winter Solstice with Charlotte and Fiongal. Venue: 42 Acres, 66 Leonard Street, London EC2A 4LW. Time: 7pm. Tickets: £25. For more details visit: https://www.42acresshoreditch.com/events/

Monday 3 December; Watching Darkness Fall ~ a mindful meditation from daylight to darkness with London Forest Bathing and Nature Connection Meetup. Venue Culpeper Community Garden, 1 Cloudesley Road, London N1 0EG. Time: 3.20pm. Suggested donation £10. Booking essential: https://www.meetup.com/London-Forest-Bathing-Nature-Connection-Meetup/

Monday 3 December; Midwinter Witchcraft. Evening Class with Rebecca Beattie. Venue: Treadwells, 33 Store Street, Bloomsbury, London WC1E 7BS. Time: 7pm start. Tickets £20. Tel: 0207 419 8507 or email: info@treadwells-london.com http://www.treadwells-london.com/

Tuesday 4 December (tbc); Witches' Inn Gathering. Venue: The Hatch Public House, 44 Hatchlands Road, Redhill, RH1 6AT. Starts at 8pm. Moots are the first Tuesday of each month. For more details visit: https://www.facebook.com/The-Witches-Inn-1568424150049437/

Wednesday 5 December; Candle Magic Workshop. I am running an evening workshop based on my book Pagan Portals - Candle Magic. Venue: Treadwell's Bookshop, 33 Store Street, Bloomsbury London, WC1E 7BS. Time: 7pm. Cost: £20 per person. You can book online at https://www.treadwells-london.com/ or reserve a place by calling 020 7419 8507, emailing info@treadwells-london.com or visiting the shop.

Thursday 6 December, Psi Research in China. Lecture by Dr Simon Duan. Venue: Society for Psychical Research HQ, 1 Vernon Mews, London, W14 0RL. Time 6pm. Tickets: £5/£2. https://www.spr.ac.uk/

Friday 7 December; Open Evening - Christmas 2018. An evening of demonstrations, taster readings, food and drink and the chance to meet college tutors and staff. Venue: The College of Psychic Studies, 16 Queensberry Pl, Kensington, London, SW7 2EB. Time: 4.30pm - 9pm. Tickets: £25. https://www.collegeofpsychicstudies.co.uk/

Friday 7 December; Witches' Banquet Old Moon. Witches' Banquet monthly meeting. Venue: Souk Medina, 1a Shorts Gardens, London WC2H. Time: 6.15pm. Advance booking recommended. https://www.meetup.com/London-Wicca/

Friday 7 December; Intuitive Tarot Readings Night with the Tarot and Esoteric Discovery Group. Beginners welcome. Venue: The Light Zone, Apt B, 61 Compayne Gardens, London NW6 3DB. Time: 7pm. Cost: £12/£15. https://www.meetup.com/Tarot-and-Esoteric-Discovery-Group/

Saturday 8 December Sacred Feminine: The Art of the Goddess with London Drawing Group. Venue: The British Museum, Great Russell Street, London, WC1B 3DG. Time: 7pm. Tickets: Tickets · £26. https://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/sacred-feminine-the-art-of-the-goddess-tickets-52088259386?

Monday 10 December; Young Urban Witches. Evening mini-workshop on practical magic with Rebecca Beattie. Venue: Treadwells, 33 Store Street, Bloomsbury, London WC1E 7BS. Time: 6.30pm start. Tickets £20. Tel: 0207 419 8507 or email: info@treadwells-london.com http://www.treadwells-london.com/

Monday 10 December; Saturnalia. Venue: The Atlantis Bookshop, 49a Museum Street, London, WC1A 1LY. Time: 7pm. Tel: 020 7405 2120. http://theatlantisbookshop.com/atlantis-events/

Monday 10 December; Wicca New Moon Circle: Healing and Psychic Protection with Woodland Witches, Pagans and Magicians in Queen's Wood, Highgate. Meet at the Woodmans' pub garden at 7.15pm to walk to the woods. Cost: £5. You must reserve a place in advance. Wear outdoor clothes and bring food and drink to share. Details and bookings: https://www.meetup.com/London-Woodland-Witches-Pagans-Magicians/
Tuesday 11 December (tbc); Nova Stellar Presents. Venue: The Castle, 34-35 Cowcross Street, London EC1M 6DB. Time: Doors open 7pm, talk starts at 8pm. Entry £3. https://www.facebook.com/groups/1472510443017948/

Thursday 13 December; The Secret Journey Of Doctor Dee. Storyteller Vanessa Woolf 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: £5/£1.50 concessions. Time: 8pm. (Meetings are normally the second Thursday of each month.) https://www.facebook.com/groups/2438110887/ To guarantee a seat, email cunningfolkmusic@gmail.com

Sunday 16 December; Luna Iter - Journey of the moon - for Pagan and Wiccan Seekers with Luna Iter- Wiccan Seekers London NE. Pub moot followed by a ritual close to each full moon. Venue: Old Ship Inn, Hackney. Moot starts at 4.30pm, then at 6pm moving to a historic site for the ritual. Fee: £4/£5. https://www.facebook.com/groups/1230392930656154/

Thursday 20 December; PFL Winter Solstice Open Ritual. Venue: Conway Hall, 25 Red Lion Square, London WC1R 4RL. Time: 7.30pm. Entry: £6/£5 (PF members and concessions). https://pflondon.info/

21 December; Winter Solstice Festival: Wheel of the Year Meditation and Singing. Venue: Chalice Well World Peace Garden, in Glastonbury. Gather at the well head for midday meditation until 12.30pm, followed by conversation on the lower lawn, then Winter Solstice singing at 2pm. Free admission to the gardens from 10am to noon. For more details, visit the website http://www.chalicewell.org.uk/

Sunday 23 December; Holly King – an ancient Pagan midwinter celebration for parents and children. Venue: Butser Ancient Farm, Chalton Lane, Petersfield PO8 0BG. Two sessions: 10.30am – 11.30am and 12.30pm to 1.30pm. Tickets £10. www.butserancientfarm.co.uk

Saturday 26 January 2019; Scrying by Candlelight. I am running a four-hour afternoon workshop on divination with crystal balls, mirrors, water and flame. Venue: Treadwell's Bookshop, 33 Store Street, Bloomsbury London, WC1E 7BS. Time: 1pm-5.30pm (with a break in the middle). Cost: £40 per person. You can reserve a place by calling 020 7419 8507, emailing info@treadwells-london.com, visiting the shop or online: https://www.treadwells-london.com/

Wednesday 6 February; The Victorian Séance: From the Occult to the Gin Parlour. Talk by Romany Reagan at Greenwich Skeptics in the Pub. Venue: The Star and Garter, 60 Old Woolwich Road, Greenwich, London SE10 9NY. Time: 7.30pm. Details: http://greenwich.skepticsinthepub.org

Saturday 16 - Sunday 17 February 2019. The Enchanted Market. Large pagan festival with stalls, talks, food, a bar and entertainment including Spriggan Mist and Inkubus Sukkubus. Venue: Garth Hill College, Bull Lane, Bracknell, RG42 2AD. Tickets: £16.50. https://www.wegottickets.com/event/454200

Saturday 27 April 2019. Pagan FutureFests - Belostra festival with music, stalls, talks, dancing, drumming and refreshments. Venue: Stanley Halls, London SE25 6A. http://www.paganfuturefests.org.uk/id2.html
https://www.facebook.com/Pagan-FutureFests-352385661439366/

25 May 2019; Witchfest Midlands 2019. Large pagan convention with talks, workshops, esoteric market, and entertainment. Speakers include Professor Ronald Hutton, Kate West, Emma Restall Orr, Damh the Bard, Ashley Mortimer and Rachel Patterson. Full tickets: £17 for members, £20 for non-members. https://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/witchfest-midlands-2019-tickets-46495256564?

Note: Very few of these events are organised by myself, so please check with the organisers about tickets and timings before turning up to anything listed on my blog. I try to keep my events listing accurate, but do not always know of late changes, cancellations or whether events are sold out.