David was a popular and sometimes controversial figure, in both occult and paranormal circles. He is greatly missed by his friends and followers.
This site is maintained as part of his legacy by his wife Della, as a place where people can read David’s thoughts and observations, enjoy his humour, and remember him. All of his original blog entries can be found here, along with galleries, articles and BPOS investigations. >> Learn More about David
This short film, made in 2008, was one of David’s favourites. If you never met David, this is a great intro to his sense of humour, and to his opinions about the Highgate ‘vampire’.
Here you will find scores of clippings from local and national newspapers, contemporary to the Highgate ‘vampire’ scare of 1970. They chronicle David Farrant’s arrests for ‘vampire hunting’, spirit raising in graveyards, and sending voodoo effigies to the police, occult feuds, imprisonment, wiccan and occult activities, and just a little feuding …
Almost all of David’s back catalogue, including his autobiographies, will soon be available to order again. Please get in touch if you would like to place an advance order.
This massive task is ongoing, and an update is expected in 2023. If you would like to contribute material to the archive, please contact Della Farrant.
This blog was a form of journal which David Farrant updated at least weekly for nearly a decade. The entries have now been tagged to make them easier to browse.