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The Celtic Myth Podshow will tell you ancient tales, stories, legends, folklore and mythology of Ireland, Scotland, Wales, Cornwall, Brittany and the Isle of Man bringing you the bravery of heroes and heroines, the magnificent pantheon of gods and goddesses and the magic and wonder of druids, faeries and folklore. The stories weave together the rich, beautiful tapestry of mythological history, battles and sagas of the Celts. You'll also find some 'Special' Shows with music, modern stories, some great information and lots more from the modern Celtic communtiy weaved in among the Story Shows.

Come and join Gary, Ruth and their friends as they tell you the great stories from Celtic legend. So sit down, get comfortable and join us for music, chat and a story from Celtic Mythology!

Celtic Myth Podshow Gary & Ruth Colcombe

    • Arts
    • 4.8 • 191 Ratings

The Celtic Myth Podshow will tell you ancient tales, stories, legends, folklore and mythology of Ireland, Scotland, Wales, Cornwall, Brittany and the Isle of Man bringing you the bravery of heroes and heroines, the magnificent pantheon of gods and goddesses and the magic and wonder of druids, faeries and folklore. The stories weave together the rich, beautiful tapestry of mythological history, battles and sagas of the Celts. You'll also find some 'Special' Shows with music, modern stories, some great information and lots more from the modern Celtic communtiy weaved in among the Story Shows.

Come and join Gary, Ruth and their friends as they tell you the great stories from Celtic legend. So sit down, get comfortable and join us for music, chat and a story from Celtic Mythology!

    Amielia talks to Santa

    Amielia talks to Santa

    Our roving reporter, Amielia, tracks down Santa Claus for an exclusive interview. Santa, by his own admission, is 1700 years old and spends most of his year residing at the North Pole with the lovely Mrs. Claus and their magical elves. When Santa is not on duty, he is an accomplished actor, story-teller, and compere. Amielia is 13 years old and goes to school in the Eastbourne, UK area. She is a very creative young lady and hopes to pursue a career in the Entertainment industry.

    • 8 min
    Seal Skins & Sea Spray

    Seal Skins & Sea Spray

    This is a huge show all about that magical seal-people of Celtic myth, the Sekies. You'll hear five fantastic pieces of music, two old stories, and one lovely modern story from the Faerytale Apothecary. It also includes some fascinating Selkie folklore from Morgan Daimler's New Dictionary of Fairies.

    Full show-notes, details, and Contributor pages over at our main Website at http://celticmythpodshow.com/sealfolk

    • 1 hr 16 min
    The Assembly of the Wondrous Head CMP054

    The Assembly of the Wondrous Head CMP054

    The Saga of Branwen reaches its conclusion

    The Saga of Branwen reaches its conclusion in the company of the Head of Bran on the mystical island of Gwales. This time out of time is known as the Assembly of the Wondrous Head.
    This episode is the 12th and final episode of the Second Branch of the Mabinogi.
    Full Show-notes, with sources and credits, can be found on our main Website at http://celticmythpodshow.com/assembly
    Running Order:
    Intro 0:38
     
    News and Views 1:05
     
    Recap 2:47
     
    Story 4:22
     
    These Hollow Hills (Once More) - Damh the Bard 15:20
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    • 22 min
    The Bed of Branwen

    The Bed of Branwen

    Sorrow upon sorrow as the seven lonely knights return to Anglesey with their dying King...

    After a great tragedy, the last surviving Seven Men go on towards Harlech in deep sorrow only to discover that the realm of Caradawg has suffered injury while they were away. They hear of the Battle of the Dancing Sword at which many nobles died.

    • 29 min
    Betrayal and Redemption

    Betrayal and Redemption

    Efnissien comes to an important decision and war breaks out amongst the celebrants in the Great House. The war between the Irish and the Welsh takes on a drastic turn as the Irish use the mystic Cauldron of Regeneration to bolster their numbers.

    • 34 min
    The Two Temptations

    The Two Temptations

    Matholwch offers to build Brân the Blessed a house large enough to house him and offers him loyalty in exchange for peace. As a Client King of Brân's, Brân would become the King of the Two Islands.

    • 29 min

Customer Reviews

4.8 out of 5
191 Ratings

191 Ratings

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I feared this wonderful podcast had faded, so I was thrilled to see that they are back. It's such great storytelling of the Celtic myths.

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