Janet Horne was the last witch to be executed in Scotland, KATHLEEN BRUNO looks into the facts of the case
EDDIE BRAZIL looks at the curious case of Rev Mason and the 17th century Hippies of Water Stratford
ANDREW GARVEY'S new column looks at the tragic world of mental health care during Victorian times
JON KANEKO-JAMES begins his new column Wyrd Britain exploring the magical Stonehenge
Bolton Strid, a dangerous river in North Yorkshire, is surrounded by many legends, says KAI ROBERTS
MJ STEELE COLLINS discusses The Gorbals Vampire and whether it was inspired by a children's comic of the 1950s
JON KANEKO-JAMES uncovers the grotesque monsters of Walter Map's medieval Britain
MJ STEEL COLLINS reviews Scottish Bodysnatchers: A Gazetteer by Geoff Holder
ANN O'REGAN recounts the folklore surrounding the mysterious Earl Gerald Fitzgerald
Today is Winter Solstice - the shortest day and longest night of the year. Newgrange in County Meath is a magical place to visit on this very special day, ANN O'REGAN reports.
A dark curse from the Paisley Witches may still hang over the heads of MJ STEEL COLLINS' hometown of Paisley
TRACY MONGER recounts the supernatural history of St Osyth in Essex
ANN MASSEY O'REGAN says you can thank the Irish for all your Halloween fun!
ANN O'REGAN says the discovery of "deviant burials" in the west of Ireland reveals ancient beliefs in vampires
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