Halloween - Witches And Pagans

Marion Gibson | Posted 31.10.2016 | UK
Marion Gibson

As Halloween approaches, the "seasonal" aisle of the supermarket - which now seems to be a permanent rather than an occasional feature - fills with shiny black and purple dresses, spangly wands and orange pumpkin-shaped masks, candles and cakes. Shoppers scuttle past dragging small children and muttering about consumerism and Americanisation.

Ding Dong! Romance Is Dead...

Joff Thompson | Posted 21.06.2013 | UK Comedy
Joff Thompson

I don't know about anyone else, but I noticed a death last week - something much bigger than an ice-cream scientist who led a small country 25 years ago.

Witchcraft Accusations: When Beliefs Cross the Line

Justin Byworth | Posted 17.10.2012 | UK Politics
Justin Byworth

We've seen the troubling issue of violence against children accused of witchcraft back in the headlines this week, as the UK Government launches an action plan to tackle it.

Hold. The. Phone. Sabrina The Teenage Witch getting a movie makeover?

MyDaily | Posted 12.06.2012 | UK Style

Yes, yes, we know what you're thinking: didn't Sabrina The Teenage Witch already have several movie makeovers in the "made-for-TV" vein?...

PICTURES: Witches Ski Down Swiss Mountain

Huffington Post UK | Alastair Plumb | Posted 18.01.2012 | UK Comedy

Can you believe it? The 30th edition of Switzerland's Belalp Hexe witches-only skiing race is already upon us. Doesn't time fly when you're wearing a ...

Broadmoor May Recruit Witch After Pleas From Inmates

Huffington Post UK | Felicity Morse | Posted 09.01.2012 | UK

Broadmoor may soon be recruiting a witch to preach to its pagan-minded inmates, following a spiritual needs survey. The top-security mental hospita...