Event description

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After a blazing success on its first year, 2019s Witchfest Midlands will be bigger and will have a new home at the Staffordshire University in Stoke-on-Trent.

Featuring talks, workshops, esoteric market, live music and entertainment there will be something for everyone to enjoy!

Speakers:
Kate West
Emma Restall Orr
Damh the Bard
Pete Jennings
Rachel Patterson
Cat Treadwell
Mike Stygal
Moira Hodgkinson
Cristina Pandolfo
Paul Pearson
Mark Norman
And more

Evening Entertainment:

Damh the Bard
Inkubus Sukkubus
Green Fortune
Oblivion Rock Club

Speakers

Professor Ronald Hutton

  • An academic historical perspective by the United Kingdoms foremost expert on the history of Witchcraft, Wicca, and Paganism

Kate West

  • Kate West is the author of the influential Real Witches series of books. She is a gifted speaker, a Wiccan high priestess and expert on Witchcraft and Wicca.
Emma_Restall_Orr

Emma Restall Orr

  • Author and expert on many different subjects, founder of Honouring the Ancient Dead
Pete Jennings

Pete Jennings

  • Pete Jennings – a legend in his own lunchtime: so Heathen he can’t pass a quietly sleeping innocent village without visiting it to rescue the gold, silver, women and mead.
Damh-the-Bard

Damh the Bard

  • Musician, songwriter and modern-day Bard who draws inspiration from the land and the old stories of Albion. Splitting his time between performing and doing talks and workshop he is always entertaining.
Cat_Treadwell

Cat Treadwell

  • Professional Druid Priest and Author. She volunteers for the Pagan Federation and The Druid Network, and works as Chaplain for HM Prison Service and her local NHS Trust
Ashley_Mortimer

Ashley Mortimer

  • Ashley Mortimer is a trustee of the Doreen Valiente Foundation and a director of The Centre For Pagan Studies
Moira Hodgkinson

Moira Hodgkinson

  • She runs open celebrations for the Sabbats in the heart of Sherwood Forest and has been leading workshops and classes for over fifteen years. Regular contributor to W&W Magazine.
Mike-Stygal

Mike Stygal

  • Founding member of Pagan and Heathen Symposium, current Pagan Federation Vice President, Trustee of the Interfaith Network and Pagan Aid.
Cristina Pandolfo

Cristina Pandolfo

  • Ordained Dianic Clergy (Priestess), Esoteric Herbalist and Plant Spirit Healing practitioner
Mark Olly

Mark Olly

  • a writer, TV presenter, public speaker, lecturer, and archaeologist with over 30 years' experience working in history, media, and the arts.
Jenny Cartledge

Jenny Cartledge

  • Solitary Pagan Witch, Freelance Writer, Regular Contributor for CoA & Doreen Valiente Foundation