She explains how they played a part in the Salem Witch Trials
'The magic wand originated in Europe'
Magic in North America will debut on Pottermore throughout the week
The ride is almost exactly the same as the one in Orlando
British TV veteran Guy Hibbert took on a daunting range of issues in the first of three episodes, screened as part of the BBC's China season
‘I knew perfectly well that when I said it, I would not be able to keep it’
'It is just ignorance. It is something that needs to be addressed'
RBS used Harry Potter films to 'make £1bn in tax breaks'; EDF extends life of UK nuclear plants; Anglo American full-year loss doubles as revenue slumps on lower commodity prices
Fans shouldn't be disappointed that the final Harry Potter book is a stage script, says playwright Clare Dwyer Hogg – reading dialogue has a captivating intimacy all of its own
Fantastic Beasts - that's a prequel
There will be darkness...but nobody knows where from
Now Harry Potter fans around the world can get involved in the excitement
Including schools in Japan, Africa and Brazil
The actor’s latest turn as a corpse has prompted walk-outs. But, he tells Emma Jones, it’s all part of his need to experiment
Back in 2011, JK Rowling very teasingly said that she had given Alan Rickman “one tiny, little, left of field piece of information" to help him understand how best to to play Severus Snape.
A Harry Potter fan left a very touching tribute to Alan Rickman at Snape’s door