MATTI BEAL looks at Vlad Dracula, the Transylvanian warlord that gave Bram Stoker's famous vampire his name
Ingrid Pitt starred in Hammer's 1971 horror classic Countess Dracula. Guest writer MATTI BEAL goes behind the splatter and reveals the shocking real-life cruelty on which the film was based.
The Banshee is just one of the many terrifying superstitions surrounding death and dyring in the UK and Ireland, says guest writer MATTI BEAL
Guest writer MATTI BEAL, a former hospital worker, uncovers the spookiness behind medical facilities
Pediophobia is the fear of dolls. Guest writer MATTI BEAL, from South Wales, tells us why more people hate dolls than we realise
The Hellfire Caves are steeped in dark history and super spooky.
MJ WAYLAND looks back on a dark, mysterious time in Welsh history ...
The Northern Ireland Paranormal Research Association (NIPRA) has been working for over 20 years to explain the unexplainable. Its founder WARREN COATES discusses ghost hunting Northern Irish-style.
MJ Steel Collins gives us the fascinating yet tragic history of The Victory Baths, Renfrew in Scotland
Did crafty tenants taking advantage of a poorly-worded legal document lead to a ghost being trapped in Golders Green? Guest writer JACOB MILNESTEIN reports.
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 […]
TERRY SHERWOOD reviews Phantom of the Opera (1962)
STEPHEN JACOBS marks the 80th anniversary of Boris Karloff's return to England to make his first British film, The Ghoul (1933)
The first of the Amicus anthology horrors, Dr Terror's House of Horrors (1965), delivers a train ride of spooky fun
ADAM SCOVELL reviews the Hammer occult classic The Devil Rides Out
EDDIE BRAZIL asked whether it possible to experience a solitary ghost
Guest writer KERRY GREENAWAY begins her series on the connection between crystals and the paranormal by looking at harnessing Crystal Energy...
ANN O'REGAN takes a look at John H Shelton's new docu-horror 'Do You Believe in Ghosts?'
MJ STEEL COLLINS reveals five Glasgow poltergeists from her new book, Uncanny Clydeside
PHILIP DAVIES dons his flying gear to take a closer look at haunted RAF Cosford near Telford in Shropshire
KAYLEIGH MARIE EDWARDS tracks down some fun facts about The Woman in Black, starring Daniel Radcliffe
RICHARD PHILLIPS-JONES takes a look at Frankula, the return of 1970s TV favourite David Barry aka Frankie Abbott...
HOWARD JACKSON says two words sum up horror film legend Peter Cushing - Obedience and Disappointment
KAYLEIGH MARIE EDWARDS takes a fun look at some strange facts from the classic The Wicker Man
RICHARD PHILLIPS-JONES looks back at the genre career of one of Britain's most beloved actors, John Hurt, who has died aged 77