ARE the ghosts of your ancestors spookier than those of strangers?
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.
DATING back to Norman times, the Shire Hall in Nottingham is probably the only building in England you could have once been jailed, imprisoned and executed.
There is an inordinate amount of spookiness at Christmastime - Charles Dickens' A Christmas Carol is just the tip of the iceberg.
Blood flows thick and bright red against grey Victorian London in this grisly, Burton-directed Sondheim horror musical.
A FEW months back when the sun was still shining in London I visited Kensal Green Cemetery in west London.
Unlike Colin Clive’s sappy mad scientist in Frankenstein (1931), Peter Cushing portrays a man who revels in lust, cruelty and murder in The Curse of Frankenstein (1957).
EXITING the cellar of the Ye Old Salutation Inn was the most chilling part of the Nottingham Ghost Tour.
Mother Riley Meets the Vampire would be long forgotten had it not been for Bela Lugosi's appearance in this lacklustre British comedy.
MJ STEEL COLLINS profiles Scotland's haunted Glamis Castle in Angus
ANN O'REGAN hunts down some of the most spooky places to visit in Killarney, County Kerry
Spooky Isles' Scotland Editor MJ STEEL COLLINS takes a look at Supernatural St Andrews by Gregor Stewart
NICOLA CARPENTER looks at the dark myths surrounding the disused St Mary's Church in Clophill, Bedfordshire
Spooky Isles interviews Mark Riley, paranormal investigator with Abbey Ghost Hunters, based in Scarborough
Drac and wise cracks? Here are some flicks that show us the lighter side of the Prince of Darkness
HAMMER Films posters were a visual blood feast with lashings of vibrant colour, sex and gore.
JON KANEKO-JAMES reviews the latest horror from Hammer, The Quiet Ones
Guest writer HUGH STERBAKOV reveals An American Werewolf in London was his inspiration for writing his first horror novel
Celebrate 26 years of Hellraiser with these top Spooky Isles articles about the nightmare classic
ANN MASSEY O'REGAN lists some of Ireland's most disturbing cemeteries and graveyards!
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
Howard Jackson takes a look at Peter Cushing's performance as Sherlock Holmes in Hound of the Baskervilles
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)