JON KANEKO-JAMES discusses the truth behind the infamous Witches' Sabbat in this Spooky Isles' video
MARK FRYERS looks at how the tragic tale of Maria Marten and the Murder in the Red Barn endures on film...
JON KANEKO-JAMES takes a special look at the origins of Halloween - the night the dead come back to haunt the living
JACOB MILNESTEIN discovers St Elian, a British saint who wasn't beheaded - strange but true!
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
NICOLA CARPENTER looks at Taphephobia - the fear of being buried alive!
PHILIP DAVIES investigates alleged cursed painting on top floor of Shrewsbury's Nags Head Pub...
Today in 1910 in Pentonville Prison in London, the infamous Dr Crippen was hanged. ANDREW GARVEY reports
A boulder in a Lancashire burial ground marks the grave of Mag Shelton, but according to BARRY McCANN, the 'witch of Woodplumpton' may still walk the earth!
LEE D. MUNRO tells the story behind the bizarre remnants of a Northumberland murder long ago
JON KANEKO-JAMES reveals how Aleister Crowley - "the most wicked man alive" - came to serve his country as a spy ...
JON KANEKO-JAMES begins his new column Wyrd Britain exploring the magical Stonehenge
ANN O'REGAN wanders through the magical history of Ireland's enchanted Blarney Castle in Cork
MJ STEEL COLLINS tells us about those nasty Edinburgh bodysnatchers turned murderers Burke and Hare
Ripperologist MIKE COVELL explains how the UK reacted to the Jack the Ripper killings during the Autum of Terror in 1888
Here's a list of London Cemeteries, known as the Magnificent Seven for their amazing graves and monuments!
England has experienced many UFO sightings since ancient times. RICK HALE describes some of the weirdest and unexplained alien encounters.
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