Category Archives: Ceremonies

Herald of a New Age

It’s been four weeks since the annual Samhuinn ceremony and four weeks of no Heraldic duties. At Samhuinn, the Grove’s offices are left open for them to be taken by others who wish to take them on. With the exception … Continue reading

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Samhuinn 2017

Ceremony took place on Sunday 29th October 2017. Attendees: Greenfingers, Locksley, Silverbear Strider, Teller, Vyvyan (now nicknamed ‘Darth Vyv’ due to her black coat with a thick black hood). I’d been so busy with projects this time last year that … Continue reading

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Double Header: Livery Visit and Alban Hefin

Taleteller reporting. As many of you will have gathered from the pictures shared among the group, the night at the livery was a grand success. Briseilid, Strider, Vyvyan, Danceswithweasels, Taleteller, and Greenfingers arrived, just as it was getting cool enough … Continue reading

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Bealtaine 2017

Ceremony performed on Sunday 30th April. Attendees: Briseilid, Cyberdragon, Danceswithweasels, Greenfingers, Leaf, Locksley, Strider, Teller, Vyvyan.  We hadn’t seen Leaf or Briseilid in ages!  Both were welcome indeed!  It was a beautiful day to welcome the beginning of Summer, even … Continue reading

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Double Whammy: Imbolc and Eisteddfod 2017

Eisteddfod took place on Tuesday 14th February.  Silver Bear hosted the evening in her lovely home, so we have her, her husband and Maisy the dog to thank for allowing us to express our creative sides.  Strider kicked off the … Continue reading

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Alban Arthan 2017

The candles stood proud, their flames never wavering.  The fire burned bright and strong, the stars above us patterned the sky.  The circle was cast, blessed with water and fire, peace was given and I was just about to call … Continue reading

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Samhuinn 2016

​Ceremony took place on Sunday 30th 2016.  It was a surprisingly warm evening once we had gathered.  As we prepared ourselves, I was taken aback by the almost ethereal beauty of the Hearth Grove, the fire pit ablaze whilst being … Continue reading

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