TODAY is the 55th anniversary of the death of Helen Duncan (1897-1956), the last person to be imprisoned under the British Witchcraft Act 1735.
Was Sawney Bean, the Scottish cannibal real or just folklore?
The Oxford Martyrs Memorial recalls one of the darkest and bloodiest chapters in British history.
NIA JONES tells us about 10 famous, yet inexplicable disappearances
Guest writer KEITH COLEMAN - author of the upcoming The Afterlife of King James IV: Otherworld legends of the Scottish king - tells us some strange facts about the 15th monarch
ELLIOT DAVIES recounts the torturous tale of the last live person gibbeted in England
TREVOR N. BOND reveals the murder site of the Jack the Ripper's first victim, Mary Ann NIcols
JOSIE PALMER reveals Great Yarmouth has a dark history of body snatchers, the most famous being Thomas Vaughan
Guest writer MO KEOHAN reveals how science revealed the real identity of an 'Essex witch' skeleton in St Oysth
FRANCES ABBOT remembers the victim of Dundee's last witch burning
TRACY MONGER recounts the supernatural history of St Osyth in Essex
ELLIOT DAVIES delves into the world of The Lancashire Witches from a secondhand book he bought at an Oxfam
JACOB MILNESTEIN discovers St Elian, a British saint who wasn't beheaded - strange but true!
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!
FIONA LANG describes how Brahan Seer used a small stone with a hole in it to see the future
Say hello to St Oliver Plunkett's Head, a religious relic which was once attached to the rest of the last Roman Catholic martyr to be executed in England
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