ANN O'REGAN discovers why you should never be the last to leave a funeral.
ANN O'REGAN says the Irish have some long-held beliefs and practices when it comes to honouring their...
AMY VAN DE CASTEELE tells of Scotland's Bean Nighe, the Washerwoman at the Ford, who is a harbinger of death!
ANDREW GARVEY gives us a few more odd Victorian deaths
Did you know under Tower Bridge in London there is an area called Dead Man's Hole?
Highgate Cemetery in North London is world-famous for its monuments to the dead and its lush, haunting atmosphere
MJ WAYLAND explores stories of Near Death Experiences and how the "white light" can be a nightmarish experience
STEPHEN JACOBS continues his look at the horror of premature burials in the UK. This time it's those who didn't survive being buried alive!
STEPHEN JACOBS begins his two-part series into premature burial in England with tales of victims who lived to tale their terrifying tale!
In which Yorkshire village was kept a parish coffin for the common use of all?
Englishman Howard Carter discovered King Tut's tomb 100 years ago this year and his actions were cursed. Here’s a list showing why mummies have good reason to be angry about how they’ve been treated in recent centuries ...
Crunching bones saves grave space, so DAVID SAUNDERSON discovered digging up his family tree. (The Spooky Isles' Guest Blog for The Skull Illusion.)
The Banshee is just one of the many terrifying superstitions surrounding death and dyring in the UK and Ireland, says guest writer MATTI BEAL