Scotland is the northern half of the island of Great Britain, with a population of about five million. Scotland shares a border with England. Scotland has coasts on the North Sea to the east, the Atlantic Ocean to the west and the Irish Sea to the south-west.
MJ STEEL COLLINS gives a brief history of Loch Ness' most famous resident
FRANCES ABBOT remembers the victim of Dundee's last witch burning
Glasgow writer CATHIE DEVITT talks about growing up near the notoriously creepy Castlemilk House
MJ STEEL COLLINS tells the tale of Edward Pritchard, the last person to be publicly hanged in Scotland
Here's a tasty first for Spooky Isles - a delicious recipe for Halloween straight from this day in 1936!
MJ STEEL COLLINS looks at the very Scottish tradition of Hallowe'en
SIMON BALL reviews Lord of Tears, a 2013 Scottish horror based on the Owl Man legend
FRANCES ABBOT tells how the bloody Battle of Culloden from 1746 still haunts the local landscape
When I was a little girl I believed in fairies, says AMY VAN DE CASTEEL
MJ STEEL COLLINS picks five haunted places to visit on Scotland's Isle of Arran
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
Here's some more obscure versions of Dracula that you've probably never heard of!
ADAM SCOVELL reviews the first sound version of Dr Jekyll and Mr Hyde (1931)
CARL SYKES says the cream of British talent sets Asylum apart from other Amicus anthologies
ADAM SCOVELL reviews the Hammer occult classic The Devil Rides Out
Spooky Isles continues its special day celebrating 25 years since the release of Hellraiser, with ANDREW GARVEY reviewing its most notable sequel
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...