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SOLD OUT! Fortean London Halloween: Ghost, Witches and Demons

This event has now sold out! Many thanks to everyone involved and who booked! Newham Bookshop will be running a small bookshop on the night.  8pm (doors 7.30pm) Thursday 30 October 2014 £3 / £2 concessions. Advanced tickets (10% booking fee).  The Vaults Bar, Dirty Dicks, 202 Bishopsgate, City of London EC2M 4NR Lurking on the night before Halloween, our October meeting has gathered a coven of the finest speakers on London ghosts, witches and demons as well as our own Scott Wood. Each talk will be 20-30 minutes. Roger Clarke: Queen Victoria and the Child Medium The Tale of Vicky’s Ticker:  Did a publican’s daughter from Shoreditch really channel spirits for Queen Victoria as a child? Raised in a haunted house, Roger Clarke is best known as a film-writer for the Independent newspaper and Sight & Sound. He is the author of A Natural History of Ghosts: 500 Years of Hunting for Proof . Jessie Childs: Beware the Foul Fiend: An Elizabethan Exorcism in Hackney Award