SIMON BALL talks to author Tim Lebbon about his latest chiller The Silence
ANDREW GARVEY reviews the James Herbert Award-nominated The Girl With All the Gifts by M.R. Carey
ANDREW GARVEY says The Loney, shortlisted for the James Herbert Award, was beautifully written but he didn't enjoy it
MICHAEL S. COLLINS shows us a different side to the wartime prime minister, Winston Churchill
KAJA FRANCK says writers have long used children's innate ability for violence to develop horrifying fiction
Guest writer KELLY HAMBLY tells us about her latest novel, The Town Halloween Forgot
Essex historian and photographer Robert Hallmann talks to NIA JONES about his work including Essex Ghost Tales
MICHAEL S. COLLINS introduces us to a mostly unknown ghost story by a man at the centre of a very famous haunting
MICHAEL S. COLLINS tells us why predestination is such a popular concept in horror
MICHAEL S. COLLINS describes how too much horror might have been too much for Sheridan Le Fanu!
ANDREW HOMER looks back on Most Haunted: Alton Towers
GIANNA DE SALVO looks at some of England's most celebrated poltergeist cases
MATT WINGETT discusses Arthur Conan Doyle's love of the macabre
LH DAVIES has a look to see what spooky places you can visit in Middlesborough in North Riding of Yorkshire.
ANDREW GARVEY gives a rundown of the spooky goings on at Conway Hall's Halloween Special
REVIEW BY RICHARD PHILLIPS-JONES
Good help is hard to find these days. Poor old Frankenstein might have known "what it feels like to be God" but he had poor HR skills, if these assistants are anything to go by!
First Zom-Rom-Com take a cricket bat to the head & knock sense into the faltering zombie genre – now everyone is getting laughs off the undead.
Childhood spooky adventures lead Kevin Gates to making The Paranormal Diaries: Clophill
RICHARD PHILLIPS-JONES rounds the year off with 30 festive spooky brain teasers
CLAIRE BARRAND reveals some of Wales' most disturbing folk legends...
MJ STEEL COLLINS lists the most disturbing ghosts and legends of the Haunted Tower of London
Guest blogger DANIEL W CHEELY says British books inspired his love for haunted houses...
MJ STEEL COLLINS looks at the murder and subsequent afterlife of famed Victorian London actor William Terriss
KERRY GREENWAY looks at how and why we should protect ourselves from paranormal forces...
The arrival of some of Universal's most beloved horror movies on Blu-ray is a mixed blessing, says RICHARD PHILLIPS-JONES
KAYLEIGH MARIE EDWARDS takes a look at the gory, overlooked British horror Mum and Dad (2008)
KAYLEIGH MARIE EDWARDS takes a look at little know horror, Mum and Dad (2008) directed by Steven Sheil...
HOWARD JACKSON says Happy Birthday Peter Cushing with a look at the role that made him a horror icon, Victor Frankenstein in The Curse of Frankenstein (1957)
ANN MASSEY O'REGAN says when it comes to horror films you probably don't think of Ireland as having a major impact on the genre...