James Herbert was the true master of written horror and the supernatural, JANET QUINLIVAN says
MICHAEL S. COLLINS takes a look at Arthur Conan Doyle's ground-breaking The Horror of the Heights
MJ STEEL COLLINS says she is finally loving reading Sherlock Homes rather than just watching him on the screen
Guest writer author A.S. CHAMBERS tells us why he chose Lancaster as the location for his spooky novels...
KAJA FRANCK ponders whether the Dracula's Guest short story was really a prequel to Dracula
NIA JONES takes at a look at the enduring screen legacy of the female Sherlock Holmes simply referred to as “ the woman”
ANDREW GARVEY says five-part comic book series The Liverpool Demon is rip-roaring supernatural Sherlock Holmes fest
ANDREW GARVEY takes a look at the Hellraiser Bestiary comic book series...
Spooky Isles Ireland Editor ANN O'REGAN takes a look at the inaugural Dublin Ghost Story Festival, which is set for this August
MATT WINGETT discusses Arthur Conan Doyle's love of the macabre
BECKY KEANE braves the 'dark satanic mills' to look at the haunted factories of Greater Manchester and Lanchashire
Author KAI ROBERTS hunts down five haunts in Bradford where you're most likely to find a ghost!
Ye Olde Trip to Jerusalem in Nottingham purports to England's oldest inn. Its rich and colourful history includes some eerily tales of ghosts, debauchery, regicide and torture.
AMY VAN DE CASTEELE looks back on Most Haunted: The Muckleburgh Collection
DONNA CUTTRESS reviews Ghosts and Gravestones of Haworth by Philip Lister
SIMON BALL reviews The Fall of the Louse of Usher, Ken Russell's final full-length picture
BARRY McCAN takes a look back at Hammer's The Legend of the Seven Golden Vampires
SIMON BALL reviews the better-than-average found footage horror The Cutting Room (2015)
Here's some more obscure versions of Dracula that you've probably never heard of!
ANDREW GARVEY begins his two-part interview with up-and-coming UK horror film makers Systir Productions
CHRIS RUSH looks at the spookiest places to visit in Haunted County Offaly
MJ STEEL COLLINS looks at the terrors that lurk at the PM's residence at 10 Downing Street
ANN O'REGAN and CHRIS RUSH compare notes from their paranormal ordeal in Wicklow Gaol in Ireland
PHILIP DAVIES goes in search of the restless ghost of the unfortunate Madam Piggott in Shropshire
ANDREW HOMER looks back over his paranormal case files and remembers a haunted toy hare that wasn't
HOWARD JACKSON examines Peter Cushing's portrayal as Van Helsing in Hammer's Dracula...
KAYLEIGH MARIE EDWARDS tracks down some fun facts about The Woman in Black, starring Daniel Radcliffe
RICHARD PHILLIPS-JONES takes a look at Frankula, the return of 1970s TV favourite David Barry aka Frankie Abbott...
HOWARD JACKSON says two words sum up horror film legend Peter Cushing - Obedience and Disappointment
KAYLEIGH MARIE EDWARDS takes a fun look at some strange facts from the classic The Wicker Man