The life of Arthur Conan Doyle will be celebrated at Portsmouth's Holmes Fest on 28 June 2017
MATT WINGETT tells us how a small seaside town influenced Sir Arthur Conan Doyle and his greatest creation - Sherlock Holmes
MATT WINGETT makes a visit to The Museum of Witchcraft in Cornwall
Guest writer MATT WINGETT tells how he used hypnosis and visions of long-dead WW2 servicemen to inspire his latest ghost novel.
Guest writer MATT WINGETT looks at the history of mermaids
Fortune telling, mind reading and hypnosis. Guest writer MATT WINGETT asks whether these mystical arts are one and the same
Guest writer MATT WINGETT investigates the spiritual side of the inventor of the world's greatest consulting detective
TURN the Tides Gently, the new supernatural fantasy from Portsmouth writer Matt Wingett, is an ebook that explores subjects ranging from psychiatric health and magic realism all the way through to time travel and mermaids.
While many people’s experiences with ghosts are laden with terror and fear, DAVID REES reports some stories are funnier than horrific
MB FORDE, author of Eerie Britain, reveals the spooky and sad past of now-demolished 16 Montepelier Road in Ealing, London
JANET QUINLIVAN tells us about one of Northern Ireland's most famous poltergeists
Guest writer KEVIN GATES tells us the dark secrets behind Clophill's Black Magic Church
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.
KAYLEIGH MARIE EDWARDS serves up 10 Shaun of the Dead fun facts you may not know about the zom-rom-com
ERIC McNAUGHTON looks at the cinematic history of the notorious Whitechapel serial killer, Jack the Ripper, on film
JIM IVERS takes a look at films inspired by J. Sheridan LeFaun's vampire classic, Carmilla
ERIC MCNAUGHTON reviews Hands of the Ripper (1971)
ANDREW GARVEY reviews horror The Redwood Massacre (2014)
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)