Witchcraft, Modern-Day Witches & Wicca
March 18, 2020
This week, Barry Dodds amuses us with a 19th century legend from the southern US states, but can he convince Ian Boldsworth that the case is credible?
October 14, 2019
The month of Halloween has started with countless posts being shared on Facebook about a new social media tool that can detect and out witches in the comments.
August 30, 2019
Earlier this year Creswell Crags caves made headlines after ancient 'witches marks' were discovered, now those who are brave enough can visit the caves after dark.
February 16, 2019
At Creswell Crags on the border of Nottinghamshire and Derbyshire, heritage experts have found hundreds of examples of apotropaic marks, which were made to ward off evil.
February 11, 2019
It's been confirmed that the cult witchcraft movie 'The Craft' will be the next classic to be given a Hollywood remake, which could see the original cast return.
May 13, 2017
When William Shakespeare wrote 'Macbeth' it was said that he used an actual witches brew, much to the anger of the witches of the time, but does that mean the nasty sounding ingredients such as eye of newt, toe of frog, wool of bat and tongue of dog were actually used in witchcraft?
December 02, 2016
Witchcraft and the general practice of spellcraft have long been the cause of panic and mistrust within civilisations and communities. Whether or not the accusations of witchcraft were accurate or simply the product of hysteria, there are detailed accounts of the people involved and their demise at the hands of authorities and mobs of frightened citizens.