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  1. Stonehenge revellers celebrate summer solsticeRead the original story

    Jun 21, 2017 | Art Daily

    ... were seven "mostly drug-related" arrests. A man calling himself King Arthur Pendragon and claiming to be a senior druid boycotted the event over the 15 ($19, 17 euro) car parking charge. The Stonehenge solstice stalwart claimed the fee breached his ...

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  2. Stonehenge revellers celebrate summer solsticeRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 21, 2017 | Channelnewsasia.com

    ... for their patience and understanding." A man calling himself King Arthur Pendragon and claiming to be a senior druid boycotted the event over the A 15 (US$19) car parking charge. "Pilgrims are being financially precluded from attending their temple ...

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  3. The Summer Solstice Brings Out the Pagan in All of Us-and Some Christian Leaders Don't Like ItRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 20, 2017 | TheDailyBeast.com

    ... throughout the abbreviated hours of darkness. For ultra-traditionalists, in Stonehenge in England revelers dressed in Druid gowns and floral crowns gather to catch the solstice sunrise as it aligns itself perfectly through the ruins of what were ...

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  4. Summer solstice travellers urged to use green links next weekRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 15, 2017 | Salisbury Journal

    ENGLISH Heritage is urging revellers attending Tuesday's summer solstice to car share or use public transport as it continues with its planned parking charges for the event. The organisation which introduced parking charges for the first time last year recently won a court case brought by senior druid King Arthur Pendragon who argued having to "pay to pray" breached his human rights.

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  5. Senior druid loses court action against English Heritage over 'pay to pray' at StonehengeRead the original story w/Photo

    May 24, 2017 | Salisbury Journal

    A SENIOR druid who took English Heritage to court over the right to worship at Stonehenge during the Solstice without having to pay for parking today lost his battle. King Arthur Pendragon, from Salisbury, started legal action after parking charges at the prehistoric monument were introduced for the first time during the Summer Solstice on June 20, 2016.

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  6. Meet the modern-day Pagans who celebrate the ancient godsRead the original story w/Photo

    May 7, 2017 | Salon.com

    Goddess Fortuna Ritual hosted by the Columbia Grove, A Druid Fellowship, honoring Fortuna, Roman goddess of fortune, prosperity, offerings of incense and flowers, Druid, The priest raises his arms, palms upturned. "Lord Taranis, hear our prayer!" he bellows, voice bouncing off the stone pillars and into the darkening fields beyond.

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  7. .com | Kids should live dangerouslyRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 3, 2017 | News24

    ... rode bicycles without helmets, we climbed high rocks without ropes, we sacrificed Fatso on the Stonehenge altar to the Druid gods, holding him down and tearing his beating heart out of his chest. We were given hazardous chemicals in the lab, we ...

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  8. Plan to charge for parking at Old SarumRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 2, 2017 | Salisbury Journal

    ... months is the introduction of a modest parking charge, which would help to fund the upkeep of the site." It comes as Druid King Arthur Pendragon takes English Heritage to court over "pay to pray" parking charges at Stonehenge during Solstice ...

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  9. As they say, the views expressed are not always our ownRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 2, 2017 | Fairfield Glade Vista

    ... these opinions. Yes, the numbers presented are a concern but, in regards to the service and quality of the product at Druid or Stonehenge restaurants, I find it above average to say the least. I remind myself of that each time I go through Wendy's, ...

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  10. Druid who says he's the reincarnation of King Arthur wins right to...Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 10, 2017 | Daily Mail

    ... at the Golden Globes after saying Natalie Portman is from 'Jerusalem'- but mentioning every other actor's home nation Druid who says he's the reincarnation of King Arthur wins right to sue English Heritage over A 15 'pay-to-pray' Stonehenge parking ...

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  11. King Arthur gets right to sue over Stonehenge parking feeRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 9, 2017 | New York Post

    A high ranking member of the Druid faith was authorized to sue Britain's national historical society Monday after the Pagan priest was ticketed for disregarding a $6 parking fee after leaving his car in the Stonehenge lot for a prayer ceremony. King Arthur Pendragon was fined around $18 by the English Heritage after he refused to "pay to pray" when he parked at the Neolithic monument during the 2016 Summer Solstice, according to the BBC.

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  12. King Arthur Pendragon granted Stonehenge 'pay to pray' court dateRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 9, 2017 | BBC News

    A senior druid has been told he can take English Heritage to court to challenge "pay to pray" car parking charges at Stonehenge. Mr Pendragon, who was joined by other druid and pagan supporters to protest outside the court, believes the A 15 fee was "illegal" and excluded 12,500 from the event.

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  13. King Arthur and his war band at Salisbury Law CourtsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 9, 2017 | Salisbury Journal

    ... and a spokesperson for English Heritage were given indicators of what direction the case would proceed. To the druid's delight, a full days hearing was granted for the suit, in which Mr Pendragon is suing the charity under articles 9, 10, 11 and 14 ...

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  14. Holly Jolly ChristmasRead the original story

    Dec 23, 2016 | The Alpenhorn News

    ... ways, hailed for generations. Kwanzaa - we're celebrating Kwanzaa. ('Celebrating Kwanzaa' - Maria Lewis - 2007) To my Druid friends (not sure if I have any), a belated Happy Winter Solstice! - Sorry, I couldn't find any Druid songs, and besides, ...

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  15. Thousands expected at Stonehenge and Avebury for Winter SolsticeRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 20, 2016 | This is Wiltshire

    The Winter Solstice at Avebury last year with Avebury crone Idril Rogers, far left, druid and keeper of the Avebury stones Terry Dobney and supporters. Picture by Diane Vose PAGANS and druids are expected to be among the thousands at Stonehenge and Avebury to witness the sunrise tomorrow morning to mark the shortest day of the year.

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  16. Winter Solstice 2016: Shortest Day of the Year is Wednesday, 21 DecemberRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 20, 2016 | I4U Future Technology News

    ... and universal basis. Enthusiasts often gather at Stonehenge, England when the winter solstice comes. This ancient druid site is located at Wiltshire. The giant magaliths, that form carefully aligned structures, show that they were once used to make ...

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  17. How Scotland's witches will be celebrating their own version of Christmas this Wednesday nightRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 17, 2016 | Sunday Herald

    ... want to leave behind from the previous year, and allows people to heal and move on." In Glasgow Siusaidh Ceanadach, a Druid High Priestess who laughingly describe herself as a Dru-itch, due to her interest in both Wiccan beliefs - or witchcraft - ...

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  18. This Weekend in N.H.: Solstice CelebrationsRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 16, 2016 | New Hampshire Public Radio -

    Good news for those of you who detest the early darkness-the Northern Hemisphere Winter Solstice will occur on Wednesday, December 21, at 10:44 p.m. If you can't make it to Stonehenge, there are plenty of places in New Hampshire to celebrate like a Druid. Prescott Farm, an environmental education center in Laconia, is holding a Solstice Lantern Festival on Saturday, December 17, from 4:00 to 7:00 p.m. There will be a lantern parade, a lantern contest and a bonfire.

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  19. Global doomsday hot spots draw...Read the original story

    Dec 1, 2016 | Samoa News

    ... for an "End of the World" party that coincides with the Winter Solstice. Arthur Uther Pendragon, Britain's best-known druid, said he was anticipating a much larger crowd than usual at Stonehenge this year. But he doesn't agree that the world is ...

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  20. Sun and Neptune Square by Holiday MathisRead the original story

    Nov 30, 2016 | Boston Herald

    ... and Pisces adore you. Your lucky numbers are: 30, 2, 22, 14 and 41. ASTROLOGICAL QUESTION: "I am curious about the Druid culture. I always thought of them as joke in prog-rock music, and the very mention of the word 'Druid' brought to mind a scene ...

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