Tag Archives: Lammas Festival

Merry Meet Magazine Issue 45 Summer 2011

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Contents:

Comment – Uncomfortable Bedfellows
News – Penwith Megaliths Endangered; Eastbourne Lammas Festival Anniversary;
Anti Pagan protest Fails; Silbury’s Twin Mound Confirmed; Dr Dee Opera
Article – The First Eastbourne Lammas Festival
Article – Poxwell Stone Circle
Article – The Soul Captivation of King Henry, by Michael Berman
Short StoryThe Death of Pan by Lord Dunsany
ReviewsAncient Stones on Old Postcards by Jerry Bird; Becoming Pagan by Ty Jamie Coxon; The Museum of Witchcraft – A Magical History by Kerriann Godwin
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Merry Meet Magazine Issue 42 Autumn 2010

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Contents:

Comment – Biblioclasts; The Pope’s Visit
News Stonehenge path; Avebury Improvements; Hengistbury Head; Church Returns
Roman Altar; Sacrificial Burials in Carshalton; 10th Lammas Festival
Article – Thomas Hardy’s Stonehenge
Article – The London Stone
Feature – The Magical Tradition: King Orfeo
Short StoryAt the Crossroads
PoemThe Ghost by Charles Baudelaire
Reviews – Beyond the Book of Shadows by Lynden Clarke; The Cornish Witch-Finder by Jason Semmens; Modern Wicca by Michael Howard
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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
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Merry Meet Magazine Issue 33 Summer 2008

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Contents:

Comment – What Gloom & Doom?; One For the Birds; Rapturous
News – Stonehenge Vandals Damage Heelstone; Sussex Chieftain’s Grave; Did the Romans Restore Stonehenge?; Shave the Monkey Reform; New Weymouth festival; Lammas Festival; Bikers Vandalise Hill-fort
Article – Jack-in-the-Green
Feature – The Magical Tradition – The Elfin Knight
Article – The First Pagan Revival
Article – The Nine Stones, Dorset
ReviewsThe Gods Within by Jean Williams & Zachary Cox; Firechild: The Life and Magic of Maxine Sanders; Lost Islands by Kevan Manwaring; The Cauldron Born (CD) by Damh the Bard
Feature – Sacred Sites in Danger
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Merry Meet Magazine Issue 31 Winter 2007-8

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Contents:

Comment – Stonehenge: What Now?; F4J Vandals; Silbury Hill
News – Rollright Vandalism; Megalithic Art at Tara; Ancient Pagan Shrine in Rome; EFDSS Wins lottery Grant: Lammas Festival 2008
Poem – Shaman, by Alison McLeay
Feature – Pagan Songs No. 13: – The Somerset wassail
Article – The Whittlesea straw Bear
Article – Maumbury Rings: The Evolution of a Sacred Site
Feature – Sacred Sites in Danger
Short Story – Nighthawks
ReviewsThe Fabric of sin by Phil rickman; Ogham Sketchbook by Karen Cater; Solstice at Stonewylde by Kit Berry; Entranced by the Goddess by Sudha Chandola; Descents of Memory: The life of John Cowper Powys by morine Krisdottir; Explore Vampires by Bob Curran
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Merry Meet Magazine Issue 30 Autumn 2007

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Contents:

Comment – Heritage Under attack; bio-Fuels Disaster for Wildlife
News – Stonehenge Tunnel Ditched; Ritual serpent Discovered; long Man Protest; Nine Ladies Saved; Eastbourne Lammas Festival; Elizabeth St George;
Article – Ostara – A Celebration, by Kevin Lane
Article – Who Is the Long Man?
PoemThe Long Man of Wilmington by Doreen Valiente
Short Story – A Small Slice of Heaven
Feature – Sacred Sites in Danger
Feature – Pagan Songs No. 13: – Juniper Gentle & Rosemary
ReviewsCelebrating Nature by Gordon MacLellan; Paganism for Teenagers by Jess Wynne; Marco’s Pendulum by Thom Madeley
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Merry Meet Magazine Issue 29 Summer 2007

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Contents:

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 26 Autumn 2006

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Contents:

Comment – Rome Fiddles While the World Burns; PEL Nonsense
News – Stonehenge Threat Latest; well Bless My Soul; Pagan Oath Approved; Newham Recruits ‘Witch Finder’; Crop circles
Article – Lammas Festival 2006
Article – Old Sarum, Wiltshire
Feature – Pagan Songs No. 9: – The Cutty wren
Article – Synchronicity, by Launi
Short StoryFloating
ReviewsDeath and the Pagan by Phillip Wright & Carrie west; The bardic Handbook by Kevan Manwaring; Cures & Curses by Janet Bord; Crossing the Line by Paul Screeton; The Green Man & the Dragon by Kevan Manwaring; Cowboys for Christ by robin Hardy; The Quest for the Wicker Man by Franks, Harper, Murray & Stevenson
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Merry Meet Magazine Issue 25 Summer 2006

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Contents:

Comment – What Have we Done to the Rain?; A Salutory Tale
News – Lammas Festival Latest; Stonehenge Solstice; seamus; Odinists Win Discrimination Case; Secret Art Collection Now Available
Article – The Pipes of Pan
Article – The Greenstone Part 2, by Ralph Harvey
Article – The Book of Shadows Decoded, by Barry Bow
Article – Culbone Church & Stone, Somerset
Feature – Pagan Songs No. 8: – Jack-in-the-Green
ReviewsMary Magdalene by Jan MacDonald; Spirals by Geoff Ward; Taliesin’s Travels by Michael Dames; The Smile of a Ghost by Phil Rickman; Circle Dancing by June Watts;
PoemMy Cosmic Order by Sally Erridge
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Merry Meet Magazine Issue 24 Spring 2006

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Contents:

Comment – loony About Tunes
News – Threat to Lammas Festival; US Wiccan Group Muscle in on Hastings Jack-in-the-Green Festival; Witchcraft Museum Reopens at Easter; Harry Potter & the Vatican; British Minerva Discovered
Article – Folk Britannia, by Joe Stead; The greenstone, by Ralph Harvey
Article – Fernworthy Stone Circle
PoemA Wiltshire Tale by Nick Harper
Feature – Pagan Songs No. 7: – The Two Musicians
ReviewsThe Revenge of Gaia by James Lovelock; Somerset Cider Folklore & Customs by Jon Dathen; The Firehills by Steve Alton; Explore Phantom Black Dogs by Bob Trubshaw; Solitary Eclectic Witchcraft by Liz Pulley; Cowboys for Christ by robin Hardy; The Moon Garden by Wendy Mewes
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Merry Meet Magazine Issue 23 Winter 2005-6

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Contents:

Comment – The State we’re In
News – New Light on Stonehenge; Folk on the Net; Silbury Mound Repairs; Witchcraft Museum; Witch Doctored in time for Halloween; Quote of the year (by Brian Eno).
Song Christmas Time is Pagan
Article – Saints & demons – an Incomplete History of Carnival Giants
Short StoryThe strong-room
FeaturePagan Songs No. 6: Tom of Bedlam
ReviewsExplore Fairy Traditions by Jeremy Harte; Labyrinth by Kate Mosse; Treasure Island by Nick Harper (CD); Seahenge by Charlie Watson
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Merry Meet Magazine Issue 21 Summer 2005

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Contents:

Comment – The Great Debate; Oh no, Here We go Again
News – Pagans Join Trust to Protect Avebury; Licensing Act Threat to Live music; Museum of Witchcraft Reopened
Article – Solomon’s Pomegranate and Other Fakes
Article –Ten Things You Need to Know about Morris Dancers
Short Story The Stone Raven
Article – Eastbourne Lammas Festival
Article – Duloe Stone Circle
Feature – Pagan Songs (The Magical Tradition) No. 4: John Barleycorn
ReviewsThe Magic Spring by Richard Lewis; Brighid’s Healing by Gina McGarry; The Witchfinders by Malcolm Gaskill; Sacred Places: Prehistory & the Imagination by Bob Trubshaw
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Merry Meet Magazine Issue 19 Winter 2004-5

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Contents:

Comment – Incitement to Hatred; Pagan Heritage
News – Witchcraft Museum Resurrected; Puppet museum Closes; Sussex Sheela-na-gig Destroyed; Dee’s Scrying Crystal Stolen; Tally Ho! The unspeakables get a Ban!
Article Mother Ludlum’s Cave & Cauldron
Article – Paganism – the Natural Religion of a Sceptic?
Short Story – The Sea Witch
FeaturePagan Songs No. 2: The holly & The Ivy
Reviews – Stonehenge by Andy worthington; Fifty Years of Wicca by Fred Lamond; The Long Woman by Kevan Manwaring; 
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