Past Local Events

These are some of the events that have recently been held in and around Glastonbury and publicised by Pilgrims.

Vale of Avalon Vintage Vehicle Road Run

One of Somerset’s largest gatherings of vintage vehicles, Attracting entries from all over the country.

‘Free State’ – Assembly Rooms book launch with author Bruce Gerrard

Launch of the latest book from Unique Publications, detailing the history of Glastonbury’s alternative society.

Glastonbury Abbey Summer Opening Day

An evening of entertainment in the Abbey grounds to celebrate the move to summer opening. Special premier screening of the updated ‘Glastonbury’ movie together with performances from all the musicians who contributed to the soundtrack.

PRC Talk ‘The Enneagram: Its spiritual history and modern use’ with Stephen Tanham & Sue Vincent

This talk will consider the modern history of the Enneagram from its emergence in pre-revolution Russia onwards; and will speculate on its more remote history as one of the legendary “seals” that were reserved for initiates in those ancient times

Glastonbury PLG ‘Change your Mind to Change your Life – The Power of NLP’ – A talk by Ben Grassby

In his talk, Ben will explore how we use our minds and bodies to structure reality. Learn the NLP (Neuro Linguistic Programming) techniques that will free you from your old beliefs, rationalisations, excuses and blame.

PRC Talk ‘The Life & Magic of Dion Fortune – Dion Fortune and the Magical Battle for Britain’ with Ian Rees

In this final session of the series Ian will contemplate Dion Fortune’s inner work during the Second World War years and will bring together the previous themes as we see how she essentialised all her previous work in a powerful series of meditations on Glastonbury Tor and the collective consciousness of Britain.

Glastonbury Abbey – Handlebards perform A Comedy of Errors

Handlebards mix protecting the environment with outdoor theatre by cycling from venue to venue on their Shakespearen tours.

Glastonbury PLG ‘Environmental Damage – What you need to know’ – A talk by Ian Pridmore

Ian will be using his experience as Senior Enforcement Officer for the Environment Agency dealing with criminal activities relating to Toxic and Clinical waste, telling us some truths of the disposal of these highly dangerous Chemicals and Drugs.

PRC Talk ‘Sacred Space and the New Magic – A Glastonbury Mythtory’ with Sig Lonegren

The second in the Sacred Space & the New Magic series from Sig. Glastonbury is a land of mythtory – half history/half myth, all truth/all lies – you make up your own mind.

PRC Talk ‘The Cosmic Christ’ with Hugh le Prevost

More info soon…   Thursday 22nd May Glastonbury Town Hall Doors open 7pm. Talk begins promptly at 7.30pm £6.00