Upcoming Events

  • Holly Elsdon- Prophecy: Fatima or Fiction?
    08 Oct, 16:00
    Todmorden, Centre for Folklore Myth and Magic, 65, Halifax Road
    This talk will take in saints, miracles, Spiritualists, conspiracies, the Cold War, imposters, trouble at the Vatican, lots of Popes, a nun, and aliens, to ask: What did the events at Fatima actually foretell, and are there more revelations to come?…
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  • Paul Degnan and George Murphy
    Sun, 09 Oct
    Todmorden
    09 Oct, 16:00
    Todmorden, Centre for Folklore Myth and Magic, 65, Halifax Road
    Myths, Mysteries and Monologues- Tales Tall and Short
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  • Folk Horror from Newcastle
    Sat, 15 Oct
    Todmorden
    15 Oct, 15:00 – 18:00
    Todmorden, Centre for Folklore Myth and Magic, 65, Halifax Road
    An afternoon of talks from Newcastle's finest! Icy Sedgwick- North Country Sprites: Fairies or Ghosts? Darren Charles- Urban Witchcraft Rich Blackett- Occult Tyneside: the Legacy of Black Jacky
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  • Jacqueline Harris- First-person Supernatural Narratives
    22 Oct, 16:00
    Todmorden, Centre for Folklore Myth and Magic, 65, Halifax Road
    Jacqueline Harris will share contemporary first-person supernatural oral narratives that she has collected and discuss the role of belief in influencing the way such stories are told and received
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  • Amanda Edmiston- LIMITED WEEKEND TICKET-  Poisonous Tales from the back of the Apothecary's Almanac
    12 Nov, 14:00 – 13 Nov, 17:00
    Todmorden, Centre for Folklore Myth and Magic, 65, Halifax Road
    Herbal storyteller, Amanda Edmiston (Botanica Fabula) opens the back pages of the Apothecary's Almanac for a weekend of Poisons!
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  • Amanda Edmiston- Saturday Afternoon Herbal Magic and Potent Potions
    12 Nov, 14:00 – 16:00
    Todmorden, Centre for Folklore Myth and Magic, 65, Halifax Road
    A storytelling potion-class celebrating Old Hallowe'en
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  • Amanda Edmiston- Saturday Evening Poisonous Tales
    12 Nov, 18:00 – 20:00
    Todmorden, Centre for Folklore Myth and Magic, 65, Halifax Road
    Poisonous Tales from the back of the Apothecary's Almanac Serving: facts, folklore, legends and social history with a glass or two of something which *might* be good for you, prepare to be chilled and never look at a pancake in the same way again!
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  • Amanda Edmiston- Sunday afternoon Poisonous Tales: The Workshop
    13 Nov, 15:00 – 17:00
    Todmorden, Centre for Folklore Myth and Magic, 65, Halifax Road
    Poisonous Tales from the back of the Apothecaries Almanac, the workshop! A story-lead herbal workshop from Amanda, for grown-ups, exploring the uses and dangers of some of the herbs which creep and wind their way out from the dark and dusty corners of the Apothecary cupboard!
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