Artist JOE HESKETH seeks to understand the horrors of the Pendle Witch Trial through art
NICOLA CARPENTER describes the different meanings behind hands on cemetery monuments
KATIE DOHERTY asks why such beautiful creatures as black cats are considered unlucky
Grave robbers made staying buried on the British Isles a big problem in days gone by, says Nicola Carpenter.
KATIE DOHERTY explains the reasons behind witches bottles.
BISHOP SEAN MANCHESTER responds to a Spooky Isles article about Robin Hood's grave
Far from being a giant of a man, yet to this day St Mechell is recorded as the most determined missionary to the dead! JACOB MILNESTEIN reports
JOHN BURNS talks about his arduous journey to inhabit the mind of Aleister Crowley
NICOLA CARPENTER describes the gruesome discovery of a mummified baby during renovations of a Berkshire church
Ripperologist JON REES looks at the killing of Jack the Ripper's second victim, Annie Chapman on 8th September 1888
KATIE DOHERTY takes a look at The Nine Ladies stone circle, a magical ancient monument based in Derbyshire
This week we journey back to the land of the headless saints with JACOB MILNESTEIN
Guest writer NICKY COULBECK describes her spooky visit to the Bronze Age stone circle in Cumbria, known as "Long Meg and Her Daughters"
MJ STEEL COLLINS tells the tale of Edward Pritchard, the last person to be publicly hanged in Scotland
Guest writer KATRINA SAUNDERSON dusts off an old copy of a Sawney Bean Book
NICOLA CARPENTER begins her new weekly "Grave Concerns" column for Spooky Isles about all things relating to cemeteries
ELLIOT DAVIES uncovers the fascinating and grotesque origins of Derby's city mascot - a giant ram
The Hellfire Caves are steeped in dark history and super spooky.
Was witchcraft the motive behind the grisly murder of Charles Walton? Guest writer CLAIRE ATKINSON looks back on the sensational crime.
Spooky County Limerick is a place of mysticism, darkness and the devil. ANN MASSEY O'REGAN tells us more.
Exclusive chapter from PAUL ADAMS' Ghosts and Gallows: True Stories of Crime and the Paranormal
ELLIOT DAVIES recounts the torturous tale of the last live person gibbeted in England
JON KANEKO-JAMES tell us the Pendle Witch executions were the result of the testimony of a little girl
CLAIRE BARRAND looks back at one of the bloodiest massacres in British history - the Abergavenny Massacre!
BARRY McCANN investigates what became of the Pendle Witch child, Jennet Device, following her explosive testimony...
FIONA LANG describes how Brahan Seer used a small stone with a hole in it to see the future
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