PHILIP DAVIES reveals a chilling real-life ghost story linked to George C Scott, A Christmas Carol and Shrewsbury
BARRY McCANN takes a look at the traditional English Christmas Ghost Story
Wanna see a silent version of Christmas Carol made by the same people who made the first Frankenstein film?
Lots of versions of A Christmas Carol, but have you seen the first sound version - Scrooge (1935)?
Full movie of Scrooge (1951), starring Alastair Sim as the mean old Mr Scrooge.
Charles Dickens' A Christmas Carol has been sugar-coated for many years. A new Irish film strips the yuletide classic bare.
There is an inordinate amount of spookiness at Christmastime - Charles Dickens' A Christmas Carol is just the tip of the iceberg.
Charles Dickens could never have imagined how many adaptations A Christmas Carol would have spawned when he released the supernatural Yuletide novella on this day in 1843.
A new exhibition at the British Library explores Charles Dickens’ fascination with the supernatural and how it permeated throughout his life’s work.
PAUL MOYNIHAN talks to Michael Benson, founder of Wexford Paranormal and author of Haunted Wexford
SARAH BLAIR-DICKINSON continues her series on Haunted Hertfordshire with a look at Bishop's Stortford
ANN O’REGAN tells us why the haunting scenery is not the only otherworldly reason to visit County Clare.
Spooky Isles talks to Steve Potter, who has been a paranormal investigator for 20 years, six of them with Parasearch
Author LYNN SHEPHERD says classic English poet Percy Bysshe Shelley's life was marked with his obsession with demons, ghosts and death
ERIC MCNAUGHTON describes the joy he felt as a child first getting his hands on Denis Gifford's Pictorial History of Horror Movies
RICHARD PHILLIPS-JONES looks at one Hammer project that never saw the light of day
ANDREW GARVEY takes a look at recent exceptional output of horror films of the tartan variety
Behind the scenes video of Horror of Frankenstein (1970)
Horror star Bela Lugosi is interviewed by a gushing reporter upon his return to the USA in 1950/51 after filming “Vampire Over London” aka Mother Riley Meets the Vampire in England. Lugosi reminisces about Dracula and the films he made in Hungary in the short video. (You can read Spooky Isles’ review of Mother Riley […]
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...