The strange Cornish Owlman was first seen in Mawnan Smith in the 1970s. NIA JONES reveals its strange legend.
ANN MASSEY O'REGAN reveals 13 strange facts about Jack O'Lantern for Halloween
RHEA SEREN PHILLIPS ponders the superstitions surrounding spiders!
The legendary Caulbearer still has the power to provoke superstition and wonder, says JAMES WILLIS
JON KANEKO-JAMES tells us about shape-shifting devil horses from the north of England
Guest writer DARLA MOORE explains why Beaghmore Stone Circles in County Tyrone is an amazing place to visit
CLAIRE BARRAND picks out eight historical changelig cases in Wales, with shocking eyewitness accounts of Welsh changelings...
David Copperfield, Hamlet and Danny from The Shining are all caulbearers in fiction, explains CLAIRE BARRAND
POLLYANNA JONES take a look at some figures from history who were caulbearers...
RICK HALE looks at five famous Britons who were born en caul, a mystical mark believed to make the caulbearer usually lucky or talented...
Guest writer CHRIS NEWTON marks Lancashire Day by revealing the county's strangest folktales and mythic legends
ANN MASSEY O'REGAN reveals some strange and wonderful superstitions surrounding black cats through the centuries...
EDDIE BRAZIL looks at the construction of urban folklore horror in the form of a murderous vicar from London's east end
AMY VAN DE CASTEELE reveals how stories of fairies differ greatly in different parts of Scotland
BECKY KEANE takes a look at mysterious big cat sightings in North West England
ANN O'REGAN looks at why the Irish were terrified of the dead rising again
L.H. DAVIES tells us about the Welsh goblin Bwbachod who is known to enjoy a drink
Guest writer K.B. GODDARD ponders the legends of portents of death around the Spooky Isles
JON KANEKO-JAMES explores the vicious legend of the Yeth Hounds - spirits of unborn babies and the lost
NIA JONES recounts the magnificence of Welsh legend Huw Llwyd of Cynfal Fawrw Llwyd of Cynfal Fawr, The Mercenary and Sorcerer of North Wales
RHEA SEREN PHILLIPS shines a light on the Werewolves of Wales!
NIA JONES celebrates St David's Day by picking some of Wales' most unusual mythical creatures
JAMES WILLIS discovers garlic is not just for vampire hunters
ANN O’REGAN says eggs - piseogs - are at the core of evil Irish folk magick!
ANN MASSEY O'REGAN says Ireland has long-held beliefs and tradition when it comes to honouring the dead
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