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Broomsticks

Ron flying Harry's Firebolt from the Prisoner of Azkaban

A handy mode of transport for wizards, and used to play Quidditch on


Broomsticks fact file


Type

Transportation

Magical properties

Gives the wizard the ability to fly

Purpose

For transport, or to play Quidditch

Where it is likely to be found

In a Quidditch match, or a broom shop

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You must be brilliant. I’ve never flown. Is it easy? Is that your own broom? Is that the best one there is?


Colin Creevey
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A blagger’s guide to Quidditch


‘The boy’s a natural. I’ve never seen anything like it. Was that your first time on a broomstick, Potter?’


Extract

Harry Potter and the Philosopher's Stone

By J.K. Rowling

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... everyone thinks he’s so smart, wonderful Potter with his scar and his broomstick -


Draco Malfoy
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A gift from Lucius


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An unexpected gift


Ron flying Harry's Firebolt from the Prisoner of Azkaban

Firebolt

By J.K. Rowling


McGonagall confiscating Harry's new Firebolt

McGonagall confiscates the Firebolt


Dear Padfoot,

Thank you, thank you, for Harry’s birthday present! It was his favourite by far.


Extract

Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows

By J.K. Rowling

Quidditch Match Gryffindor Vs Slytherin

History of the Quidditch World Cup

By J.K. Rowling


Ireland Vs Bulgaria World Cup match

Ireland versus Bulgaria


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Things you’d use broomsticks for other than flying