• Magical effects A Patronus is a silvery-white image of a creature created by using the Patronus Charm. Lupin describes a Patronus as “a kind of positive force, a projection of the very things that the dementor feeds upon — hope, happiness, the desire to survive — but it cannot feel… Read More
• Potions Cures the common cold. Podcast: Play in new window | Download (Duration: 2:21 — 3.1MB)Subscribe: Apple Podcasts |… Read More
• Character Sally-Anne Perks was a witch who started her first year of Hogwarts in 1991 (PS7). Podcast: Play in new window | Download (Duration: 2:21 — 3.1MB)Subscribe:… Read More
• Magical effects • Spells The Pimple Jinx, or Furnunculus Curse, is a spell which causes an eruption of boils (GF18) or pimples (GF36). Podcast: Play in new window | Download (Duration: 2:21 — 3.1MB)Subscribe:… Read More
• Potions Potion for Dreamless Sleep is a purple potion that puts the drinker into a deep sleep without dreams (GF36). Podcast: Play in new window | Download (Duration: 2:21 — 3.1MB)Subscribe:… Read More
• Event Severus Snape is the surprise Referee for this late afternoon match between Gryffindor and Hufflepuff in February 1992 (PS13). According to Professor Quirrell, this is in order to protect Harry Potter (PS17), although of course the Gryffindors assume that he’s there to cheat in favour… Read More
• Plants • Potion ingredients An intense onion bulb used in potion-making. Podcast: Play in new window | Download (Duration: 2:21 — 3.1MB)Subscribe: Apple Podcasts |… Read More