• Streets, alleys, and lanes On this street, there was a newsagent’s where Tom Marvolo Riddle bought his diary (CS13). This diary, of course, is the one Riddle later turned into a horcrux – and which Harry destroyed with the fang of the basilisk (HBP23). See also Echoes of the Past: Street Names… Read More
• Character Vernon Dursley is the husband of Harry’s Aunt Petunia. Like her, he is very much a Muggle. In fact, he is about as Muggle as a person can get. He has no use for imagination at all. He is a large, beefy man with very little neck and a bushy… Read More
• Character Muggle Queen of the United Kingdom and Empress of India, from June 1837 to until her death in January 1901. She served longer than any other monarch of the royal family, and her reign was known as the Victorian era. Podcast:… Read More
• Place A number of places are described as villages, including some that are never named. Wizarding villages: Chipping Clodbury Godric’s Hollow Hogsmeade Lancashire Mould-on-the-Wold Ottery St. Catchpole Tinworth Upper Flagley unnamed villages in which Gilderoy Lockhart’s amazing feats supposedly took place, including a village in Transylvania, where he claimed to have… Read More