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.

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?

Tthe Bat Beast, scared many in Kent 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 sightings in East Anglia and where to visit them

Black Shuck 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 dogs and other terrifying warnings of death

Guest writer K.B. GODDARD ponders the legends of portents of death around the Spooky Isles

What is the mysterious Anfanc of Wales' River Conwy?

LH DAVIES says a slippery beast, not unlike the Loch Ness Monster, lurks in the waters of North Wales

How the Loch Ness Monster was used for Political Propaganda

What is the Loch Ness Monster
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

What is the Loch Ness Monster?

What is the Loch Ness Monster
MJ STEEL COLLINS gives a brief history of Loch Ness' most famous resident

Black Shuck and Black Dogs with Anthony MR Lewis AUDIO interview

Spooky Isles talks to Anthony MR Lewis about Black Shuck, and other hounds of hell

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

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

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!

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

Black Dog
BARRY RING tells about about the night a quick trip out for a snack 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 and Demon Dogs

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

The Terrifying Big Grey Man of the Cairngorms

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Does a Big Grey Man stalk the slopes of one of Britain’s highest peaks?

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