Tag Archives: Druidism

Merry Meet Magazine Issue 50 Autumn 2013

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Contents:

Comment – Fracking Hell!
News – Offa’s Dyke Bulldozed; ‘Brunel’s’ Roman Mosaic Restored; Mars Talisman
at Museum of Witchcraft; King Arthur loses Battle of Stonehenge; Blue Plaque for Doreen
Article – The Black Dog of Lyme
Article – Paul Nash and William Stukeley by John Walker
Feature – Hares in the Landscape: Prints by John Walker
Article – Connla & the Fairy Maiden by Michael Berman
ReviewsDorset Folk Tales by Tim Laycock; Beyond the Henge by Bob Trubshaw; Days and Rites by Mark Lewis; Another Day Another Story by James Findlay
Folklore Diary & Events

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Merry Meet Magazine Issue 43 Winter 2010/11

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Contents:

Comment – Legal recognition (of Paganism); Access to Sacred Sites
News – Stonehenge Lottery Funding; Hedges return to Glastonbury Tor; BBC Halloween Coverage; Welsh Standing Stone/Astrological Chart; Portable Antiquities Scheme Saved; Police Handbook – How to Arrest a Witch! New Stonehenge Theory
Article – At the Turning of the year – New Year Traditions
Article – Logan Stones
Feature – The Magical Tradition: The Bells of Paradise
Poem The Face by Ruth Francis-Foster
ReviewsWhere Science and Magic Meet by Serena Roney-Dougal; Wiccecraeft by Sinead Spearing; Hardcore English by Barry Callaghan
What’s On

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Merry Meet Magazine Issue 38 Autumn 2009

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Contents:

Comment - Because We Are Too Many; Potter & The Lunatic Fringe
News - New Witch of Wookey; Ancient Spirits Bless Metal-Detectorist; 1st Dorset Medieval Festival; Bronze Age Sauna in Somerset; Decapitated Vikings in Dorset; Saxon Burials in Kent; Eastbourne Lammas Festival; Atlantis Bookshop Snubbed; Ley Triangles
Feature - The Magical Tradition: The Astrologer
Poem – Mabon, by Ruth Francis-Foster
Article – Set in Stone – The Rollright Legends
Poem – Hymn to Gaia, anon. 2nd Century CE
ReviewsBlood & mistletoe: History of the Druids in Britain by Ronald Hutton; Grimoires: A History of Magic Books by Owen Davies; Welsh Witches and Wizards by Michael Howard
What’s On

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Merry Meet Magazine Issue 37 Summer 2009

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Contents:

Comment – Slow Motion Disaster; The Valiente Archive
News – Museum of British Folklore on Tour; Hampshire Ceremonial Complex; Peat moors Centre; Dorset Medieval festival; 1st Bard of Caer Dur; museum of Witchcraft Mystery Exhibit; Green Man Books mail order ends
Article – Thomas Hardy’s Druid Stones
Poem By the Runic Stone by Thomas Hardy
Article – The Filly Loo
Feature – The Magical Tradition – Lady Margaret
Short Story The Three Oaks, A Fable
ReviewsA Pathway Through The seasons, by Rose Blakeley; Weymouth & Mr Punchby Judith Stinton; Covensense by Patricia Crowther; As I Carelessly Did Stray (CD) by James Findlay
Feature – Sacred Sites in Danger
What’s On

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Merry Meet Magazine Issue 35 Winter 2008-9

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Contents:

Comment – Bones of Contention; A Road to Nowhere
News – Portable Antiquities Scheme Saved; Axe Hoard ‘gift to the Gods’; Dorset Rescue Dig Uncovers Rich Pagan Heritage; Portland Stone Circle in Dorchester Garden; Ancient Woodlands Under Threat; Merry Meet – The Book
Article – Here Come I! The Curious World of Mummers
Short Story The Red Lock
ReviewsTo Dream of the Dead by Phil Rickman; A Sorcerer’s Tale by Alec Ryrie; The Mysteries of Mithras by Payam Nabarz; The Chemical Wedding (DVD)
Feature – Sacred Sites in Danger
What’s On

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Merry Meet Magazine Issue 34 Autumn 2008

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Contents:

Comment – Preserve or Restore; Hadron Hysteria
News – Storm Brews Over HEATH; Giant Has Facelift; New Museum Archaeological Fund; Birmingham Bans Pagan & Atheist Websites; Devil’s Quoits Ride Again; Dorset Archaeological Awards; Bardic Chair Revived in Dorchester
Article – Nine Men’s Morris
Article – The Broad Stone, Winterbourne Abbas, Dorset
Feature – The Magical Tradition – The Song of the Wandering Aengus
ReviewsA Spark in the Void by Apawaae; The Green Hedge Witch by Rae Beth; Dowsing For Cures by Wilma Davidson; A Touch of Pagan by Deborah Maudlin; Witch Jar by Kelvin I Jones; Divine Comedy of Neophyte Corax and Goddess Morrigan by Payam Nabarz; Play Something we all Know (CD) by Porvari
Feature – Sacred Sites in Danger
What’s On

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Merry Meet Magazine Issue 32 Spring 2008

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Contents:

Comment – Heritage scrapped & Ignored; Beating the great god of Consumption
News – Druid’s Board Game found in Essex; Heaney Speaks Out on Tara; Nectan’s Glen for Sale; Revd Chris Horseman; Road Threat to Rollrights; Ritual Swan Sacrifice in Cornwall
Article – The Horned God in Britain – A short history
Article – Stanton Drew
Feature – Pagan Songs No. 14: – Hal An Tow
ReviewsMarco & the Blade of Night by Thom Madeley; Popular Magic: Cunning Folk in English History by Owen Davies; Holy Wells in Britain by Janet Bord; Inventing Witchcraft: A Case Study in the Creation of a New Religion by Aiden A Kelly
Feature – Sacred Sites in Danger
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Merry Meet Magazine Issue 29 Summer 2007

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Comment – Save Our Sacred Sites; Banksy’s Insult to Stonehenge; double-edged Sword
News – ‘Born Again’ teacher Loses Discrimination Case; Stonehenge Anthem; Pagans targeted; Ritual Sussex Horse Burial; Avebury Solstice; The Lewes Arms; Silbury Progress
Artwork – The World Tree by David Lee Thomas
Article – A Can of Worms: Religious Involvement in Schools
Article – The Hill of Tara
Feature – Pagan Songs No. 14: George Collins
Article – Knowlton Henge
ReviewsThe Druids by Ronald Hutton; The Rough Guide to Climate Change by Robert Henson; The Magus of Stonewylde/Moondance of Stonewylde by Kit Berry; Explore Alchemy by Cherry Gilchrist; Howls of Imagination: Wolves of England by Paul Williams; Songs of Witchcraft and Magic by The Museum of Witchcraft (CD)
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Merry Meet Magazine Issue 27 Winter 2006-7

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Contents:

Comment – A Stern Warning; Everlasting Light
News – New Stonehenge Theory; Catholic fundies Cause Mayhem at Glastonbury; Avebury Group Award; Witch Loses Court battle over ‘Spell’ Police Return Athame;
Article – The Trouble with Covens
Article – Ham Hill, Somerset
PoemYule, or The Wheel of the Year by Philip Howell
Feature – Pagan Songs No. 10: – The Seven Joys of Midwinter
Short StoryThe Engineman
ReviewsThe Remains of an Altar by Phil Rickman; Pagan Resurrection by Richard Rudgley; Over Nine Forests by K M Koppana; The Book of Lost Things by John Connolly; Windsmith by Kevan Manwaring
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