• Businesses, merchants, and shops Eeylops Owl Emporium is a dimly lit shop in Diagon Alley which, according to the sign, sells tawny, screech, barn, brown, and snowy owls. Hagrid bought Hedwig here for Harry’s eleventh birthday on July 31, 1991 (PS5). Harry also returned later to buy owl nuts – a favorite treat… Read More
• Character Elias Grimstone was the developer of the Oakshaft 79 broom (QA9). Podcast: Play in new window | Download (Duration: 2:42 — 4.8MB)Subscribe:… Read More
• Character Ellerby is one-half of the broom manufacturing partnership Ellerby & Spudmore. He (or she) and Able Spudmore developed the Tinderblast and Swiftstick models of broom (QA9, Pm:Quidditch). Podcast: Play in new window |… Read More
• Broomsticks Ellerby & Spudmore are the company name of the broom manufacturing team of Ellerby (given name unknown) and Able Spudmore, based in the Black Forest of Germany (QA9, Pm). They launched the slow but sturdy Tinderblast broom in 1940. This was followed in 1952 by the release of the faster … Read More
• Creature The Re’em is an extremely rare golden-furred giant ox.   Podcast: Play in new window | Download (Duration: 2:42 — 4.8MB)Subscribe: Apple… Read More
• Publications The Evening Prophet is a special edition of the Daily Prophet, the newspaper of the wizarding world. Podcast: Play in new window | Download (Duration: 2:42 — 4.8MB)Subscribe:… Read More
• Dark magic items Hanging on the wall of Borgin and Burkes shop in Knockturn Alley (PA4) Podcast: Play in new window | Download (Duration: 2:42 — 4.8MB)Subscribe:… Read More