News Archive

A Great Royal Wedding

And Frodo when he saw her come glimmering in the evening, with stars on her brow and a sweet fragrance about her, was moved with great wonder, and he said to Gandalf: ‘At last I understand why we have waited! This is the ending. Now not day only shall be beloved, but night too shall be beautiful and blessed and all its fear pass away!'


Growing Concerns From The North Shire Again

News are reaching us this week  from the village of Dwaling , in the North Shire,  a once renowned lovely hobbit hamlet, famous for the local glass production, in happiest times hobbit glass-blowers used to go down to the beaches of Brandywine River to collect sand for their craft , but there is news of growing unrest in the area.


Spotlight On Middle-Earth : Thranduil's Halls

In a great cave, some miles within the edge of Mirkwood, on its eastern side, there live at this time the greatest King. Before its huge doors of stone, a river runs out of from the heights of the forest, and flows on and out, into the marshes at the feet of the Wooldland Realm, and on still into the Long Lake.


The Light of Hope

In this phial, it caught the light of Eärendil's star, set amid the waters of my fountain. It will shine still brighter when night is about you. May it be a light to you in dark places, when all other lights go out. - Galadriel


Middle-Earth Feast - The History Of Ent-Draughts

Have you ever wished to be taller? Most hobbits do, I bet there are also some dwarves out there that would enjoy a few more inches. If you travel to Fangorn Forest, don't forget to visit Wellinghall, home of Treebeard. 



Winter Wonderland and Seasonal Wishes

Tis the Season to make Merry

The last few months have been host to many a gathering in the prelude to the year-end festivities we all so much enjoy. Let us remind ourselves of a few of them from the past few months.

A Month in Laurelin - September 2019

As the month of September progressed, the days began to get shorter and some days a chill could be felt in the air. Many people all over started to prepare for the coming of winter this past month. The community of Laurelin have been busy making their preparations too...

A Month in Laurelin - August 2019

August is the month of harvest and all over Middle Earth, crops and produce is gathered in preparation for the coming colder months of autumn and winter. The people of Laurelin have certainly been productive during this time...

A Month in Laurelin - July 2019

July has seen many sunny summer days this year and the residents of Laurelin have made the most of it. From the riddles in the Shire, to the tournaments in Bree, to feasts in Lorien and to faires in the lands of Rohan, as well as many other interesting happenings in day to day life, Middle Earth certainly has been busy!

A Month in Laurelin - June 2019

June is the mid-summer month of the year and with it comes many celebrations, meaning it is a busy time of year. Amongst the festivities of mid-summer, across Laurelin this June, many other events happened in the lives of the inhabitants of Middle Earth.