Events

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

Friday 5 October: Fire Power - A Workshop in Candle Magic with Lucya Starza. Part of the London Month of the Dead events organised by Antique Beat and A Curious Invitation. Venue: Dissenters' Chapel, Kensal Green Cemetary, 364 Ladbroke Grove, London W10 5AB. Time: 7:30 pm. Tickets: £20 including a Hendrick's Gin cocktail. http://londonmonthofthedead.com/firepower.html

Sunday 7 October; 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/event/scrying-from-black-mirrors-to-crystal-balls/

Saturday 27 October; I will be running a short workshop on poppets and signing copies of my books at the Henge Shop, Avebury, SN8 1RF as part of its Paranormal Weekend. Other events will include ghost tours, mini workshops on candle magic, and tarot and rune readings plus Halloween activities for children such as apple bobbing. https://www.hengeshop.com/

October 28-November 11; International Online Congress of Witchcraft and Magic. Free grimoire of articles and spells in both English and Spanish from international personalities - including myself. There will also be a selection of online classes. Details: https://www.facebook.com/events/2213895181984914/

Thursday 6 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.

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 - 28 October. Roman Dead. Exhibition at the Museum of London Docklands. Venue: No.1 Warehouse, West India Quay, London E14 4AL. Free entry.  https://www.museumoflondon.org.uk/museum-london-docklands/whats-on/exhibitions/roman-dead


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

Thursday 20 September; The Collected Letters of Alan Watts. Talk by Ann Watts. Venue: 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 20 September; Everything I Knew About Wicca Was Wrong. Lecture by Frank Pierce and Paula Nancy. Venue: Treadwells, 33 Store Street, Bloomsbury, London WC1E 7BS. Time: 7.30pm. Price: £9. Tel: 0207 419 8507 or email: info@treadwells-london.com http://www.treadwells-london.com/

Friday 21 September; International Peace Day. Events all around the world. https://internationaldayofpeace.org/

Friday 21 September; In the Footsteps of the Invisible Witch. The Folklore Podcast Live presents a free public talk by researcher and historian Tracey Norman as part of the 2018 Culture Bite festival. Venue: Northwood Library, Green Lane, London, HA6 3AA. Time: 4pm-5pm. Free event, get tickets at the library. https://www.facebook.com/events/393555607721334/

Friday 21 September; On the Trail of Mad Bess. The Folklore Podcast Live presents a free public talk by researcher and historian Tracey Norman as part of the 2018 Culture Bite festival. Venue: Manor Farm Library, Bury Street, Ruislip, London HA47. Time: 7pm. Free event, get tickets at the library. https://www.facebook.com/events/354050458419550/

Friday 21 - Sunday 23 September; 42nd SPR International Annual Conference - Psychic Phenomena and Consciousness. Venue: Newcastle Jurys Inn, Scotswood Road, Newcastle upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear, NE1 4AD. https://www.spr.ac.uk/civicrm/event/info?

Friday 21 September; Siberian Shamanic Ecstatic Dance with Tara Aharata. Venue: Aho Studio, 13 Prince Edward Rd, London, E9 5LX. Time: 7pm. Tickets: £35. www.aho.community

Friday 21 September; 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/

Saturday 22 September; 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

Saturday 22 - Sunday 23 September. Autumn Equinox Event in Avebury - two days of talks and workshops at the Henge Shop, High Street, Avebury, Wiltshire, SN8 1RF. Details: https://www.facebook.com/events/1142522292552565/

Saturday 22 September and Saturday 6 October; Two-day course on the Fairy Faith with Ken Rees. Venue: The Mary Ward Centre, Queen Square, London WC1 (nearest tube stations – Holborn, Russell Square). Time: 10.15am – 5.30pm. Course No: 448. Fees: £56 Cons: £20. Enrolment: 0207 269 6000 (or online). Enquires: 0208 671 6372. www.marywardcentre.ac.uk

Saturday 22 September; Autumn Equinox rite with Kent Gorsedd. Venue: Coldrum Stones, Neolithic Long Barrow, Trottiscliffe, Kent.  Meet in the car park at noon, to walk to the stones. Free event. https://www.facebook.com/events/240658730100338/

Saturday 22 September; Free and Open Gorsedd Autum Equinox Rite by the Free and Open Gorsedd of Caer Abiri at The Sun Circle, Avebury, Wilts, Avebury, United Kingdom. Druidic style open ceremony to welcome in summer - all faith paths welcome. Meet at the Red Lion pub from noon for ceremony from 1.30pm-3pm. Offerings of bread or cake, mead, poetry and song are welcome. https://www.facebook.com/events/592511807749347/

Saturday 22 September; Tarot Cards for Absolute Beginners – Major Arcana afternoon workshop with Sue Terry. Venue: Treadwells, 33 Store Street, Bloomsbury, London WC1E 7BS. Time: 1pm-5.30pm. Price: £40. Tel: 0207 419 8507 or email: info@treadwells-london.com http://www.treadwells-london.com/

Saturday 22 September; The Pantheon of Pancras - a new guided walk from the writers of The Thin Veil of London. Meet at a pub in St Pancras, London. Time: 2pm - 6.30pm. Tickets: £20 per person (£15 for students and concessions). https://www.minimumlabyrinth.org/the-pantheon-of-pancras.html

Saturday 22 September; Autumn Equinox: Ritual and Seasonal Gathering in Queen's Wood, Highgate. Meet at the Woodmans' pub garden at 4pm. At 4.30pm everyone will walk to the woods for setup and ceremony. Cost: £5/£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/

Sunday 23 September; 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 23 September; Earth Festival: Wheel of the Year - Autum Equinox at 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. Free admission to the gardens from 10am to noon. For more details, visit the website http://www.chalicewell.org.uk/

Sunday 23 September; Druidic Autumn Equinox Celebration on Primrose Hill with the Loose Association of Druids. Gather in the Hawthorne Grove at Primrose Hill, London, NW1 8YH, by 12.45pm to prepare the site ready for a prompt 1pm start. Nearest tube: Chalk Farm. Bring a small contribution of food and drink to share. All are welcome. https://www.facebook.com/events/498397013967751/

Sunday 23 September; Open House London - a chance to look around Rudolf Steiner House, 35 Park Road, London NW1 4SH. Time: 11am-5pm. http://www.rsh.anth.org.uk/

Sunday 23 September; Anderida Gorsedd Druid group Equinox open ritual at the Long Man of Wilmington, Sussex. To take part, meet from 1.30pm to 2pm near the Long Man of Wilmington car park, for a walk up the hill at 2pm. Afterwards, those who want to to will retire to the Giants Rest pub for a social drink. https://www.facebook.com/groups/anderidagorsedd/

Sunday 23 September; 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 23 September; Full Moon Prayer and Fire Ceremony with Wild Women Gatherings. Venue: Private address near Forest Hill station, London SE23 3HB. Time: 3pm. Advance booking essential, Cost: £15. https://www.meetup.com/WILD-WOMEN-CIRCLES-LONDON/

Sunday 23 September; 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.meetup.com/Luna-Iter-WiccanSeekersLondonNE/

Sunday 23 September; Equinox Moonlight _Ceremony with Gongs and Drums, hosted by Spiritual and Shamanic Events Listing in London. Venue: Prana Yoga Space, 7 Harrow Place (rear entrance), London, E1 7DB. Time: 6pm. Cost: £20. https://www.facebook.com/events/2255135524714250/

Sunday 23 September; Vigil at Crossbones to honour The Goose and the outcast dead of Cross Bones Graveyard and the dead and wounded of the London Bridge attacks. 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/

Monday 24 September; The Essence of Non-Duality. Talk by Rupert Spira at Alternatives. Venue: St James's Church, 197 Piccadilly, W1J 9LL. Doors open 6.30pm. Event starts: 7pm. Tickets £10/£15 online. http://www.alternatives.org.uk/

Monday 24 September; Living Witchcraft: Magic with Jupiter. 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/

Monday 24 September; Hor of the Ram 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/

Tuesday 25 September; Full Moon Magic Ceremony. Venue: London, NW1 7SU (Exact address will be provided after booking). Time: 6.15pm. Tickets: £18. http://uk.funzing.com/funz/full-moon-magic-ceremony-11769?

Tuesday 25 September; The Voice as Healer, Empowerer and a Changer of Consciousness. Talk by Derek Barnes. 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 25 September; Enfield Town Circle Pagan Moot. 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/

Wednesday 26 September; 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 26 September; Aries 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 26 September; Hertford Pagan Moot. Venue: White Horse Pub, 33 Castle Street, Hertford, Herts SG14 1HH (45 mins from central London). The pub does not have disabled access. This moot usually meets on the last Wednesday of each month at 8pm. https://www.facebook.com/groups/104788436218047/

Wednesday 26 September; The Power of Chakras and Kundalini with Darren Springer hosted by Funzig. Venue: Dead Dolls House, 181 Upper Street, London, N1 1RQ. Time: 7pm. Tickets: £12. https://uk.funzing.com/funz/funzing-talks-the-power-of-chakras-kundalini-19123/

Thursday 27 September; Your Zodiac Soul: Twelve Gateways to Wholeness. Talk by John Wadsworth. Venue: 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 27 September; The Extraordinary Power of Conversation with Rob Kendall, organised by Watkins Media: and 42 Acres. Venue: 42 Acres, 66 Leonard Street, London EC2A 4LW. Time: 7pm. Tickets: £12. For more details visit: https://www.42acresshoreditch.com/events/

Thursday 27 September; PFL Autumn Equinox Open Ritual with Hendon Heathens. Venue: Conway Hall, 25 Red Lion Square, London WC1R 4RL. Time: 7.30pm. Entry: £6/£5 (PF members and concessions). https://pflondon.info/

Thursday 27 September; Earthstars Group meeting: Landscape Healing in the New Forest. Talk by Corrine Edwards, Sue Bowness and Greg Pain. Venue: Rudolf Steiner House, 35 Park Rd, Marylebone, London NW1 6XT. Time: 7.30pm. Entry by donation. https://www.facebook.com/events/702160653474747/

Thursday 27 September; Jack Parsons and Friends: Rockets, Magick, SF and Sex. Talk by David Barrett at London Fortean Society. Venue: The Bell, 50 Middlesex Street, London E1 7EX.. Time: 7.45pm. Tickets: £4/£2. http://forteanlondon.blogspot.com/

Friday 28 September (tbc); 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/

Saturday 29 September; 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

Saturday 29 September; The Nameless Arte 2018 Conference on the origins of magic from around the world. Venue: The Balmoral Centre, Salisbury Avenue, Westcliff-on-Sea, SS07AU. Time: 10am-6pm. Tickets: £35. https://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/the-nameless-arte-2018-conference-tickets-42399057723

Saturday 29 - Sunday 30 September; Hermetic Magic Masterclass with Rufus Harrington and Julia Phillips. Venue: The Atlantis Bookshop, 49a Museum Street, London, WC1A 1LY. Time: starting 10.30am each day. Tickets: £100. Tel: 020 7405 2120. https://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/hermetic-masterclass-tickets-49689642057

Saturday 29 - Sunday 30 September; The Occult Revival, Myth or Reality? Two-day conference organised by the Astrological Lodge. Venue: London venue to be announced. Time: 9am-4pm. Tickets: tba. For more details, email info@astrolodge.co.uk

Saturday 29 September; Michaelmas Festival with talks and concerts. Venue: Rudolf Steiner House, 35 Park Road, London NW1 4SH. Time: 2.30pm-6pm. Donations welcome. http://www.rsh.anth.org.uk/

Saturday 29 September; Celtic Traditions of Creativity Bardic Workshop with Jonathan Woolley. Venue: Treadwells, 33 Store Street, Bloomsbury, London WC1E 7BS. Time: 1pm-5.30pm. Price: £40. Tel: 0207 419 8507 or email: info@treadwells-london.com http://www.treadwells-london.com/

Sunday 30 September; 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 30 September; Women Goddess Circle event: Dragon Magick. Connect with the beautiful and wise energy of the Dragons through myth, meditation, ritual and 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 30 September; Diving In: The Diamond Approach to Inner Realization. Talk by Sandra Maitri organised by Alternatives. Venue: The Columbia Hotel, 95-99 Lancaster Gate, London W2 3NS. Doors open 6.30pm. Event starts: 7pm. Tickets £20 online. http://www.alternatives.org.uk/

Monday 1 October; London Dreamtime Story Circle at Library London. Venue: Library London 112 St Martin's Lane, London WC2N 4BD. Time: 6pm for 6.30pm start. Price: £6/£2. For more details, email vanessa@londondreamtime.com or visit https://londondreamtime.com/calendar/

Tuesday 2 October; Shamanism and the Medicine Wheel - start of 20-week course. Venue: Aho Studio, 13 Prince Edward Rd, London, E9 5LX. Time: 7.30pm. Tickets: £35. www.aho.community

Tuesday 2 October (tbc); Romford Moot. Venue: The Golden Lion, 2 High Street, Romford, RM1 1HR. Time: 7.30pm. Entry £4. https://www.facebook.com/mammamoonmagick/

Tuesday 2 October (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/

Tuesday 2 October; Seeking the Almas and Other Unknown Animals. Talk by Richard Freeman  at London Fortean Society. Venue: The Miller, 96 Snowsfields, London Bridge, London SE1 3SS. Time: 7.45pm for 8pm. Tickets: £4/£2. http://forteanlondon.blogspot.com/

Thursday 4 October; Andy Burnham on The Old Stones. Venue: 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 4 October; Charlie Morley: Lucid Dreaming – Transformation While You Sleep. Venue: 42 Acres, 66 Leonard Street, London EC2A 4LW. Time: 7.30pm. Tickets: £15. For more details visit: https://www.42acresshoreditch.com/events/

Friday 5 October: Fire Power - A Workshop in Candle Magic with Lucya Starza. Part of the London Month of the Dead events organised by Antique Beat and A Curious Invitation. Venue: Dissenters' Chapel, Kensal Green Cemetary, 364 Ladbroke Grove, London W10 5AB. Time: 7:30 pm. Tickets: £20 including a Hendrick's Gin cocktail. http://londonmonthofthedead.com/firepower.html

Saturday 6 October; Rilko (Research Into Lost Knowledge) conference. Venue: Rudolf Steiner House, 35, Park Road, London, NW1 6XT. Time: 10am-6pm. Tickets £50/£55. Details: https://www.facebook.com/rilkotrust/ or http://www.rilko.org/2018-autumn-conference/

Saturday 6 October; 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 7 October; North West Kent Green Pagan Circle Moot. Venue: Chislehurst Caves, Bromley, BR7 5NL. Time: 11am. https://www.facebook.com/groups/445487428816887/

Sunday 7 October; 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 £18. Tel: 0207 419 8507 or email: info@treadwells-london.com http://www.treadwells-london.com/

Sunday 7 October; 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/event/scrying-from-black-mirrors-to-crystal-balls/

Sunday 7 October; The Pantheon of Pancras - a new guided walk from the writers of The Thin Veil of London. Meet at a pub in St Pancras, London. Time: 2pm - 6.30pm. Tickets: £20 per person (£15 for students and concessions). https://www.minimumlabyrinth.org/the-pantheon-of-pancras.html

Sunday 7 October; The Crick Crack Club presents Rhiannon: a Celtic Myth retold. Venue: BP Lecture Theatre, British Museum, Great Russell Street, London WC1B 3DG. Time: 2.30pm. Tickets £8. For more details visit: http://www.britishmuseum.org/whats_on/events_calendar.aspx

Tuesday 9 October; Hermetic Magic Practitioner Workshop with Rufus Harrington and Julia Phillips. First part in a series of workshops leading up to a Masterclass. Venue: The Atlantis Bookshop, 49a Museum Street, London, WC1A 1LY. Time: 7pm. Tickets: £26.79. Tel: 020 7405 2120. https://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/hermetic-magic-practitioner-workshop-tickets-49689949978

Tuesday 9 October; Nova Stellar Presents an Evening with Philip Carr-Gomm. 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/

Tuesday 9 October; Western Esoteric Traditions, First class in ten-week course with Dr Christian Giudice. Venue: Treadwells, 33 Store Street, Bloomsbury, London WC1E 7BS. Time: 7pm. Deposit: £140. Tel: 0207 419 8507 or email: info@treadwells-london.com http://www.treadwells-london.com/

Thursday 11 October; Moon Laramie on Greta Garbo, The Mystic Swede. Venue: 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 11 October, Dead Ringers or Mistaken Mechanisms. Gwen Tate Memorial Lecture by Dr Callum Cooper. Venue: Society for Psychical Research HQ, 1 Vernon Mews, London, W14 0RL. Time 7pm. Tickets: £5/£2. https://www.spr.ac.uk/

Thursday 11 October; 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

Friday 12 October (or possibly Friday 19 October - tbc); Witches' Banquet monthly meeting. Venue: Souk Medina, 1a Shorts Gardens, London WC2H. Time: 6.15pm. Advance booking recommended. https://www.meetup.com/London-Wicca/

Saturday 13 October; Tarot Cards for Absolute Beginners - Minor Arcana. Full afternoon class with Sue Terry. Venue: Treadwells, 33 Store Street, Bloomsbury, London WC1E 7BS. Time: 1pm. Cost: £40. Tel: 0207 419 8507 or email: info@treadwells-london.com http://www.treadwells-london.com/

Saturday 13 October; The Highgate Vampire. Storytelling with London Dreamtime. Venue: Meet in a secret location in Highgate (close to tube and train). Time: 3pm. Price: £10. Tickets must be bought in advance. Email vanessa@londondreamtime.com or visit https://londondreamtime.com/calendar/

Sunday 14 October; Shamanic workshop. Venue: Woodford Church at 9 Grove Crescent, South Woodford, London E18 2JR. Time 11am-4pm. Cost: £10, bring your own lunch. http://woodfordchurch.com/

Monday 15 October; Practical Magic for Young Urban Witches. Evening mini-workshop 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 15 October (tbc); Pagan Pathfinders. 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 16 October; Meditation for Life (monthly sessions). Venue: Rudolf Steiner House, 35 Park Road, London NW1 4SH. Time: 6.45pm. Cost: £35 for four sessions, or £10 per session. http://www.rsh.anth.org.uk/

Tuesday 16 October; 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 17 October; 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/

Friday 19 October; The Stuff of Spells. Lecture by Julian Vayne on curing, cursing, protecting and banishing. Venue: Treadwells, 33 Store Street, Bloomsbury, London WC1E 7BS. Time: 7.30pm. Price: £9. Tel: 0207 419 8507 or email: info@treadwells-london.com http://www.treadwells-london.com/

Saturday 20 October; History - Bewitched - 17th Century Witch Trials. Saturday class with Naomi Dickins. Venue: Tonbridge Adult Education Centre, Kent. The cost is £30. Dtails: https://www.kentadulteducation.co.uk/products/pid_39905/History---Bewitched---17th-Century-Witch-Trials.aspx

Sunday 21 October (tbc); 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/

Wednesday 24 October; 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?

Saturday 27 - Sunday 28 October; Paranormal Weekend at the Henge Shop, Avebury, SN8 1RF. I will be running a short workshop on poppets and signing copies of my books on the Saturday. Events include ghost tours, mini workshops on candle magic, tarot and rune readings plus Halloween activities for children such as apple bobbing. https://www.hengeshop.com/

Saturday 27 October, Unleash the Goddess Within. Venue: London Rehearsal Space,Templeton House, 33-34 Chiswell Street, London EC1Y 4SF. Time: 10am-6pm. Price tbc. https://www.einatfreedomyoga.com/london-workshops2018

October 28-November 11; International Online Congress of Witchcraft and Magic. Free grimoire of articles and spells in both English and Spanish from international personalities - including myself. There will also be a selection of online classes. Details: https://www.facebook.com/events/2213895181984914/

Wednesday 7 November; Do no harm. But first, “nature”. Talk by Britt Hermes. Venue: The Star and Garter, 60 Old Woolwich Road, Greenwich, London SE10 9NY. Time: 7.30pm. Details: http://greenwich.skepticsinthepub.org

Thursday 8 November; Charlie Morley: The Power of the Shadow – From Darkness To Light. Venue: 42 Acres, 66 Leonard Street, London EC2A 4LW. Time: 7.30pm. Tickets: £15. For more details visit: https://www.42acresshoreditch.com/events/

10 November; Understanding the Uncanny - Study Day. Venue: Society for Psychical Research HQ, 1 Vernon Mews, London, W14 0RL. Time 10am-5pm. Tickets: £42/£38. https://www.spr.ac.uk/

14 November; Astral Projection Workshop with Jade Shaw. Venue: She's Lost Control, 42 Valentine Road, London E9 7AD. Time: 7pm-9.30pm. Tickets: £30. www.sheslostcontrol.co.uk

Thursday 6 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.

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.