This event has finished Took place on: Thursday, 30th Nov 2017
It is arguable that without the persecution of Helen Duncan, the Witchcraft Act would never have been repealed.
She was a truly remarkable Spirit medium whose accuracy and extraordinary work ethic made her very famous. Helen Duncan's ability to generate ectoplasm has never been surpassed.
Her accuracy during World War 2 panicked the authorities, throw in a Catholic plot and an Oxford Professor of Logic and the mists begin to clear about why she was pursued, attacked and lied about.
Cost: Free of Charge
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Reserve tickets at this website2017-11-30 2017-11-30 Europe/London Helen Duncan: Medium On Trail A talk about the trial of the spirit medium and how it lead to the repeal of the Witchcraft Act. https://www.ianvisits.co.uk/calendar/2017/11/30/helen-duncan-medium-on-trail-153561 The Bell,50 Middlesex Street,London,London