ANN O'REGAN says if you are ever on the ferry to Killimer, spare a thought for the "The Colleen Bawn"
DR FIONA-JANE BROWN reveals how the new science of forensics revealed Aberdeen's Sack Murderer in 1934
HOWARD JACKSON ponders the unusual way we look at the infamous Scottish graverobbing murderers Burke and Hare
HOWARD JACKSON looks at Liverpool's dubious tradition of Black Widow murderers!
ANDREW GARVEY looks at some of the more notable and telling incidents and references in Crippen’s post-execution career
Today in 1910 in Pentonville Prison in London, the infamous Dr Crippen was hanged. ANDREW GARVEY reports
Watch JON KANEKO-JAMES from Boo Tours tell the bloodcurdling tale of Amelia Dyer: the infamous Reading Baby Farmer
NICOLA CARPENTER describes the unspeakably brutal crime that lead the last man to be hanged at Reading Gaol
Today DOM COOPER revisits the infamous 19th century Red Barn Murder of Maria Marten
Baby farming involved poor mothers giving their infants up or adoption with the hope they would find a better life. Guest writer NICOLA CARPENTER explains some of these babies found anything but a happy home ...
Haunted Edinburgh's spookiest sites according to MJ Steel Collins
Cardiff has some pretty spooky buildings. NIA JONES picks five of the Welsh capital's most haunted sites.
Spooky Isles' Scotland Editor MJ STEEL COLLINS takes a look at Supernatural St Andrews by Gregor Stewart
ANDREW HOMER picks five of the most haunted places in Dudley in the West Midlands to visit this Halloween...
SARAH BLAIR-DICKINSON continues her series on Haunted Hertfordshire with a look at Bishop's Stortford
Profile of Horror Star Caroline Munro
ADAM SCOVELL reviews Frankenstein Created Woman (1967)
ANN O'REGAN talks to Irish director Zoe Kavanagh about Taryn Barker: Demon Hunter
Comedic horror gem from James Whale is a truly gloomy and distubring haunted house story with a legendarily powerhouse cast
Here’s a Peter Cushing birthday treat. British Pathe has uploaded this fascinating silent home-style movie of Peter Cushing during the filming of Frankenstein Created Woman at Bray Studios, Windsor, Berkshire in 1966. The video shows Peter, dressed as Baron Frankenstein, behind the scenes studying his lines, hanging out with co-star Susan Denberg, blowing dandelions, getting his hair […]
David Barrett, a Paranormal Investigator based in Scotland, talks to MJ STEEL COLLINS about his work
MJ STEEL COLLINS explores pareidolia, the phenomenon that may explain the boring reality of spooky shadows in the dark!
Guest writer PAUL GILL tells how crime lead to a Lincolnshire fellmonger's demise and his spirit to haunt a local graveyard...
Guest writer CLAIRE BARRAND describes her haunted childhood in South Wales unknowingly living next to a secret mass grave...
JANET QUINLIVAN takes us on a tour of the spooky locations of Haunted Downpatrick in Northern Ireland
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...
Dan Brownlie is a horror film-maker who has created a range of strange and morbid models, including the bizarre Fetus-stein!
CHRIS RUSH picks some interesting Irish horror films that may have fallen through the cracks...
RICHARD PHILLIPS-JONES heads back to 1957 and looks at The Curse of Frankentein's initial reaction from the critics...
RICHARD PHILLIPS-JONES heads to the lab to cook up 20 facts about The Curse of Frankenstein (1957)