Guest writer K.B. GODDARD ponders the legends of portents of death around the Spooky Isles
AMY VAN DE CASTEELE reveals that not all Scottish fairiers are landlubbers...
Rosary beads aren’t something that is just limited to the Christian faith as PHILIP DAVIES finds out
AMY VAN CASTEELE says fairies can be helpful or problematic depending on how you deal with them...
NIA JONES looks at the fascinating case of Sir Arthur Conan Doyle and The Cottingley Fairies
AMY VAN DE CASTEELE reveals how stories of fairies differ greatly in different parts of Scotland
K.B. GODDARD explores Derbyshire's surprising folklore links with the devil...
This Saint Patrick's Day, JANET QUINLIVAN tells the story behind one of Northern Ireland's Giant's Causeway
MJ STEEL COLLINS looks at Pearlin' Jean, Scottish ghost legend, which has many versions, each as scary as the other!
AMY VAN DE CASTEELE takes a look back at the time when witches and fairies were anything but the fodder of children's stories
Guest writer K.B. GODDARD takes a look at one of England's most spooky villages, Stoney Middleton in the Derbyshire Dales
MJ STEEL COLLINS reveals creatures that might be encountered in a good Highland folktale
Guest writer CHRIS NEWTON marks Lancashire Day by revealing the county's strangest folktales and mythic legends
Guest writer POLLYANNA JONES retells the Herefordshire folktale of The Fairy Changeling
ANN O’REGAN tells us of Ireland's Púca – a fearsome shape-shifter that goes by many other names across the world
PHILIP DAVIES tells us how the Wrekin Giant's grudge lead to him to create hills in Shropshire
L.H. DAVIES tells us about the Welsh goblin Bwbachod who is known to enjoy a drink
JON KANEKO-JAMES tells us the Cockatrice was a monstrous beast far more dangerous than religious zealots in 1533
ROSE GARNETT reveals the terrifying Baobhan Sith - the Scottish brand of vampires that would leave their Transylvanian cousins for dead
ANN MASSEY O'REGAN says Irish Goddesses are the perfect woman’s guide to revenge, infidelity, intoxication and death
JON KANEKO-JAMES says British Dragon Slayers are the original bad-ass action heroes ...
ANN O'REGAN tells us about Ireland’s most recognisable and smallest inhabitant
JAMES WILLIS discovers garlic is not just for vampire hunters
NIA JONES celebrates St David's Day by picking some of Wales' most unusual mythical creatures
ANN O’REGAN says eggs - piseogs - are at the core of evil Irish folk magick!
The legendary Caulbearer still has the power to provoke superstition and wonder, says JAMES WILLIS
ANN MASSEY O'REGAN says Ireland has long-held beliefs and tradition when it comes to honouring the dead
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