Next Event - NEW Talk: Dragons - in Symbolism, Myth and Landscapes

Monday 5th March 2018

Dolmen Grove Moot, Heathfield Arms, Fareham, Hampshire.

NEW Talk: Dragons - in Symbolism, Myth and Landscapesg

Monday 19th March 2018

Wyvern Dowsers, The Woodshaw, Royal Wotton Bassett. 7.30pm.

Talk: Dartmoor Mindscapes – Re-Visioning a Sacred Landscape

Tuesday 20th March 2018

Based on Peter’s latest book, about the moor’s sacred sites, and their connection with the tors, and how we might connect with landscapes shamanically today. Box Archaeology and History Society, Box, Wiltshire.

Evening Walk: Avebury Under the Stars

Saturday 24th March 2018

Peter guides us around the stones by torchlight, showing their symbolism, alignments with the stars, and hopefully we shall do some stargazing! Only £5. Meet outside Red Lion, Avebury, 7pm. Bring a torch! Only £5. Children free.

Gathering: Full Moon at West Kennet Long Barrow

Saturday 31st March 2018

Another of Peter’s well-loved evening shamanic gatherings, inside the 5,500 year-old Neolithic chambers. Includes drumming, meditation/silent time and Earth-healing. Only £5. Booking essential. Numbers limited. Only £5.

Talk: Experiencing the Prehistoric Stone Rows of Europe

Thursday 5th April 2018

South Herefordshire Dowsers.

Talk: Stolen Images - The Pagan Origins of Church Symbolism

Sunday 8th April 2018

Cardiff Dowsing and Holistic Group, The Chapter, Cardiff.

Talk: Avebury and West Kennet Long Barrow

Wednesday 11th April 2018

Lacock History Group, Wiltshire.

Talk: Dartmoor Mindscapes – Re-Visioning a Sacred Landscape

Wednesday 18th April 2018

Based on Peter’s latest book, about the moor’s sacred sites, and their connection with the tors, and how we might connect with landscapes shamanically today. Bodmin Pagan Moot, ‘Hole in the Wall, Bodmin, Cornwall. 7pm.

Talk: Dartmoor Mindscapes – Re-Visioning a Sacred Landscape

Sunday 22nd April 2018

Based on Peter’s latest book, about the moor’s sacred sites, and their connection with the tors, and how we might connect with landscapes shamanically today. West Wales Dowsers, Bronwydd Village Hall.

NEW Talk: From Hill Figures to Maypoles – the Ancient Origins of Beltaine

Saturday 28th April 2018

Henge Shop, Avebury. Booking advisable, via the Henge Shop. Time to be confirmed.

Walk: Beltaine Afternoon Walk: Avebury Landscape Pilgrimage

Sunday 29th April 2018

A 3 mile walk. Explore on foot the wonders of Silbury Hill, West Kennet Long Barrow, Waden Hill, the avenue of stones, and back to Avebury on this afternoon walk around a stunning landscape. Includes silent walking and shamanic drumming inside chambers of long barrow. £10 (£5 to Gatekeeper Trust members). 2 – 5pm. Booking advisable. Why not stay on for the evening gathering at West Kennet Long Barrow (see below)

Gathering: Beltaine Full Moon at West Kennet Long Barrow Evening

Sunday 29th April 2018

Another of Peter’s well-loved evening shamanic gatherings, inside the 5,500 year-old Neolithic chambers. Includes drumming, meditation/silent time and Earth-healing. Only £5. Booking essential. Numbers limited. Only £5.

New Talk: Dragons and The Quest – My Journey to Connect with the Earth Spirit

Saturday 5th May 2018

This is part of a day of talks on Saturday in Glastonbury. On Sunday there will be the annual parade of Dragons through Glastonbury. More details from Yuri Leitch on FB.

Talk: Dartmoor Mindscapes – Re-Visioning a Sacred Landscape

Thursday 10th May 2018

Based on Peter’s latest book, about the moor’s sacred sites, and their connection with the tors, and how we might connect with landscapes shamanically today. Liskeard Pagan Moot, Cornwall.

Walk: Haytor and Saddle Tors, Dartmoor

Saturday 12th May 2018

Peter will lead a day of deep connecting with these sites on the moor for the South Hams Gatekeeper Trust Group. Visitors welcome at £7 per person.

Dowsing Field Trip

Sunday 27th May 2018

Peter will lead a trip to West Kennet Long Barrow for the Wyvern Dowsing Society. Visitors welcome and dowsing tuition given. It has been several years since the society did a dowsing survey of the site as part of Peter’s research for his book the chambered tomb. So we are returning to find out what more we can discovery. Free event!

Society of Ley Hunters Moot

Saturday June 2nd and Sunday June 3rd 2018

Based in Birmingham. Peter will be attending this event.

Talk: Dartmoor Mindscapes – Re-Visioning a Sacred Landscape

Thursday 7th June 2018

Based on Peter’s latest book, about the moor’s sacred sites, and their connection with the tors, and how we might connect with landscapes shamanically today. Ferndown Historical Society, Dorset.

Walk: Cerne Abbas – Land of the Giant

Saturday 9th June 2018

A rare chance to join Peter in Dorset for an afternoon walk around Cerne Abbas, based on Peter’s book 'The Cerne Giant – Landscape, Gods and the Stargate'. We shall view the Giant, looking at his I.D., symbolism and astronomical alignments. Also visiting the abbey grounds to dowse mysterious mounds, and ending at the sacred spring to do an Earth-healing ceremony/meditation. Only £5.

Day Walk: Mindful Shamanic Walk on Dartmoor

Saturday 16th June 2018

A day of gentle connecting with Dartmoor’s landscape and some of its prehistoric sites, such as Merrivale, Black Tor, including stone circle and stone rows. Dowsing, meditation, drumming and more. Only £20 for the day. Lunch break will take place during the day at a local eatery. Come and connect with this sacred landscape. Based on Peter’s book Dartmoor Mindscapes.

Dartmoor Walk

Sunday 17th June 2018

Peter will lead a day tour of Dartmoor sites for the Diana Cooper Reunion Group. Please enquire. Scorhill, Tolmen Stone and Spinster’s Rock.

Wyvern Dowsers Long Weekend

Friday June 29th to Sunday July 1st 2018

Based in the Peak District, Derbyshire. Peter will be attending this great weekend visiting and dowsing local sacred sites. Visitors/non-members welcome.

Dartmoor Mindscapes Weekend (1)

Saturday July 14th and Sunday July 15th 2018

See also ‘WORKSHOPS’ PAGE. Based on Peter’s groundbreaking book, Dartmoor Mindscapes – Re-Visioning a Sacred Landscape. Two days of walking and connecting with the energies and ancestors of the moor, visiting tors, interacting with sacred sites, simulacra, balanced stones, propped stones, drinking sacred water from rock basins, drumming under granite overhangs. Includes meditations, dowsing, and an evening sunset walk. Amongst sites visited will be Roos Tor, Great Staple Tor, Merrivale stone rows and circle, Yellowmead stone circle, Brisworthy circle and stone row and Hawk’s Tor. Regular walkers only please, as we will be doing some walks to isolated places. (This weekend is repeated on Sept 1st - 2nd). Only £40 per day (or whole weekend for £70). Booking essential – as numbers are limited. Non-residential – there are plenty of B&Bs locally, plus bunk houses, youth hostel and camping.

Talk: Dartmoor Mindscapes – Re-Visioning a Sacred Landscape

Monday 16th July 2018

Based on Peter’s latest book, about the moor’s sacred sites, and their connection with the tors, and how we might connect with landscapes shamanically today. Devon and Exeter Institution (DEI), Cathedral Close, Exeter, Devon. 1pm.

NEW Talk: Sacred Landscapes - Ways of Connecting, Ways of Remembering

Wednesday 18th July 2018

Glastonbury Positive Living Group, Town Hall, Glastonbury. 7.30pm.

Tour: The Earth Energies of Avebury

Saturday 21st July 2018

Peter will lead a day of dowsing the energies of Avebury for the Bristol Dowsers (visitors welcome).

Talk: Stolen Images – Pagan Symbolism and Christianity

Wednesday 25th July 2018

Warminster U3A, Civic Centre, Warminster, Wiltshire. 2pm. Non-members welcome.

WOMAD

Thursday July 26th to Saturday July 28th 2018

Peter is presently negotiating to appear at the prestigious WOMAD Festival, to give a talk about prehistoric music and acoustics.

Tribe of Doris

Friday August 10th to Sunday August 12th 2018

NEW! Peter is hoping to do talks and run workshops at the Tribe of Doris Festival, Midlands.

Gathering: Full Moon at West Kennet Long Barrow

Sunday 26th August 2018

Gathering: Full Moon at West Kennet Long Barrow. Another of Peter’s well-loved and profound evening shamanic gatherings, inside the 5,500 year-old Neolithic chambers. Includes drumming, meditation/silent time and Earth-healing. Only £5. Booking essential. Numbers limited. Only £5.

Dartmoor Guided Walk

Friday 31st August 2018

NEW! Peter will lead a guided walk for the Dartmoor Walking Festival. Peter will guide us how to walk mindfully across Merrivale, Great Mis Tor, Little Mis Tor and Over Tor. Total: 2 miles. Includes drumming in a cavern, drinking from sacred rock basins, rocking stones, granite rock giant simulacra and much more. See Moorland Guides website for details. £7.

Dartmoor Mindscapes Weekend (2)

Saturday September 1st and Sunday September 2nd 2018

See also ‘WORKSHOPS’ PAGE. Based on Peter’s groundbreaking book, Dartmoor Mindscapes – Re-Visioning a Sacred Landscape. Two days of walking and connecting with the energies and ancestors of the moor, visiting tors, interacting with sacred sites, simulacra, balanced stones, propped stones, drinking sacred water from rock basins, drumming under granite overhangs. Includes meditations, dowsing, and an evening sunset walk. Amongst sites visited will be Roos Tor, Great Staple Tor, Merrivale stone rows and circle, Yellowmead stone circle, Brisworthy circle and stone row and Hawk’s Tor. Regular walkers only please, as we will be doing some walks to isolated places. Only £40 per day (or whole weekend for £70). Booking essential – as numbers are strictly limited. Non-residential – there are plenty of B&Bs locally, plus bunk houses, youth hostel and camping.

NEW Talk: Prehistoric Shamanism and Ritual on Dartmoor

Monday 3rd September 2018

The Wharf Lunchtime Club, The Wharf, Tavistock, Devon.

NEW! Shamanic New Moon Drumming, King Arthur’s Caves

Sunday 9th September 2018

In the Forest of Dean, Gloucs. Come and join us for an afternoon of ritual and connecting, inside the magnificent caves, hidden midst the woods of the Wye Valley. Includes drumming, meditation/silent time and Earth-healing. Only £5. Booking essential. Numbers limited. Only £5.

Talk: Dartmoor Mindscapes - Re-visioning A Sacred Landscape.

Monday 10th September 2018

Tavistock History Society. 7.30pm. Parish Rooms behind Vicarage, Tavistock, Devon.

Talk: Dartmoor Mindscapes – Re-Visioning a Sacred Landscape

Tuesday 11th September 2018

Based on Peter’s latest book, about the moor’s sacred sites, and their connection with the tors, and how we might connect with landscapes shamanically today. Teign Valley and East Dartmoor Historical Society.

Talk: Experiencing the Prehistoric Stone Rows of Europe

Thursday 13th September 2018

Slimbridge Dowsers. Kingshill House, Kingshill Lane, Dursley, Gloucs, GL11 4BZ. 2.30pm.

The 15th Convention of Archaeology and Earth Mysteries

Sunday 7th October 2018

Bouverie Hall, Pewsey, Wilts. SEE SPECIAL PAGE ON THIS WEBSITE FOR DETAILS.

Talk: Stolen Images – Pagan Symbolism in Christianity

Saturday 13th October 2018

Book of Shadows Pagan Moot, Burnham-on-Sea, Somerset. Part of a full day-long festival of talks and workshops.

Evening Walk: Avebury Under the Stars

Saturday 10th November 2018

Peter guides us around the stones by torchlight, showing their symbolism, alignments with the stars, and hopefully we shall do some stargazing! Only £5. Meet outside Red Lion, Avebury, 5pm. Bring a torch! Only £5. Children Free.

Gatekeeper Trust Conference

Saturday November 24th and Sunday November 25th 2018

Pewsey, Wiltshire.

Gathering at West Kennet Long Barrow

Saturday 22nd December 2018

For the Midwinter Solstice and Full Moon. Free. Another of Peter’s well-loved evening shamanic gatherings, inside the 5,500 year-old Neolithic chambers. Includes drumming, meditation time and Earth-healing. Free event!. Plus hot mulled wine provided. Booking essential. Numbers limited. FREE EVENT!