Cryptozoology is the study or search for animals whose existence has yet to be verified by mainstream science. Such creatures in the UK include the Loch Ness Monster and the Grey Man of Ben MacDhui.

Elliott O'Donnell Bigfoot

Did Elliott O’Donnell meet Bigfoot?

Elliott O'Donnell claimed to have witnessed many strange things during his lifetime, but did he see a Bigfoot? Guest writer ROB MILNE looks into the mystery

The Story of St Leonard, England’s Last Dragon Slayer

PETULA MITCHELL tells us about the St Leonard, the 6th century French hermit who killed England's last dragon near Horsham in West Sussex

Adventures in Cryptozoology: Interview with Richard Freeman

RICK HALE talks to Richard Freeman about his new book,

Do real-life monsters stalk our moors, lakes and mountains?

The Loch Ness Monster isn't the only beast on the minds of monster hunters and cryptozoologists in the UK and Ireland. RICK HALE looks at the possibility that Nessie might have some friends...

Where have Alien Big Cat been seen in Wales?

South Wales has never been short of Alien Big Cat sightings, says CLAIRE BARRAND

Was the terrifying Bat Beast of Kent really an Alien UFO?

The Bat Beast of Kent scared many during the 1960s. It may have been an alien, says RICK HALE

Have you ever seen a Black Dog or Hound from Hell?

Was it a spectral Black Dog that PATSY SORENTI met when visiting her family's graves in West London?

Cryptid Worms: Legend and Lore

CLAIRE BARRAND explores the disturbing stories of Cryptid Mutant Worms from folklore

Cornish Owlman: Everything you need to know

The strange Cornish Owlman was first seen in Mawnan Smith in the 1970s. NIA JONES reveals its strange legend.
Black Shuck East Anglia

Black Shuck sightings and where to visit them in East Anglia

Guest writer PIERS WARREN goes on the trail of Black Shuck to reveals where to find the beast's haunts in East Anglia

What is the monstrous Big Grey Man of Ben Mac Dhui?

RICK HALE explores the mysterious, and angry, monster known as The Big Grey Man of Ben Mac Dhui
Black Dog

Black dogs and other terrifying warnings of death

Guest writer K.B. GODDARD ponders the legends of portents of death around the Spooky Isles
The River Conwy at Betws y Coed

What is the mysterious Anfanc of Wales’ River Conwy?

The Anfanc, a slippery beast, lurks in the waters of North Wales, says L.H. Davies
A photo of the Loch Ness Monster?

How the Loch Ness Monster was used for Political Propaganda

MJ STEEL COLLINS looks at how the Loch Ness Monster has been used for political propaganda over the years

St Columba and the Loch Ness Monster

FRANCES ABBOT ponders whether St Columba made the first recorded sighting of the Loch Ness Monster
A photo of the Loch Ness Monster?

What is the Loch Ness Monster?

MJ STEEL COLLINS gives a brief history of Loch Ness' most famous resident

Is Bolam Lake home to Northumberland’s Man-Beast?

Does Northern England have its own Bigfoot? LEE D. MUNRO takes a look...

The Pig-Man Roams Cannock Chase

Cannock Chase in Staffordshire has a paranormal portal and is the home of the mysterious Pig-Man, says LEE BRICKLEY!

Cleadon, a village of ghosts and monstrous beasts

L.H. DAVIES says Cleadon in north-east England has more than its fair share of paranormal goings-on!
Black Dog

‘I saw a Black Demon Dog in Wallington’: Real life haunting

BARRY RING tells about about the night a quick trip out for a snack in Wallington turned into a confrontation with a phantom black dog!

Loch Ness Monster Mania – 1933-style

Guest writer ANDREW GARVEY looks at the British newspaper reactions to the sigthing of "Nessie" when the famous inhabitant was "rediscovered" in Loch Ness in 1933

Does the Loch Ness Monster Exist? Making the case for Nessie!

Guest writer TRESSA YEOMANS ponders the legend of the Loch Ness Monster - could Nessie really exist?
black shuck

Black Shuck and Demon Dogs

Guest writer JON KANEKO-JAMES explores our fascination with ghostly devil dogs - like Black Shuck the original Hound of the Baskervilles.

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