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...
CLAIRE BARRAND hits the archives to discover amazing Caulbearer stories from the Victorian era!
MJ STEEL COLLINS delves into the Scottish capital's nefarious past to dig up some creepy Edinburgh facts
JANET QUINLIVAN tells us 13 creepy facts you may not know about her home city of Belfast.
GUEST writer PENNY G MORGAN explains how Tyneham in Dorset became a ghost village
Spooky County Limerick is a place of mysticism, darkness and the devil. ANN MASSEY O'REGAN tells us more.
Photographer Liam McNamara reveals his images of spooky and abandoned Ireland to ANN MASSEY O'REGAN
K.B. GODDARD reveals one Derbyshire parish's creepy custom of performing church services to empty pews full of ghosts!
K.B. GODDARD tells of St Mark's Eve, 24 April, when the souls of the living leave their bodies and tell the future!
CLAIRE BARRAND looks back at one of the bloodiest massacres in British history - the Abergavenny Massacre!
Guest writer JAREK ADAMS tells why Victorian magician John Nevil Maskelyne was the perfect subject for her new play
MIKE COVELL casts his eye over his hometown's most enduring (and false) legends...
Here's an old article from Aberdeen, Scotland, from 1934, lamenting the decline of Halloween...
JON KANEKO-JAMES uncovers the grotesque monsters of Walter Map's medieval Britain
JACOB MILNESTEIN explores the sad fate of St Wilgefortis, the woman who grew a beard and was crucified for it
Baby farming involved poor mothers giving their infants up or adoption with the hope they would find a better life. Guest writer NICOLA CARPENTER explains some of these babies found anything but a happy home ...
JACOB MILNESTEIN tells the story of Britain's lesser known dragon-killing saint
NICOLA CARPENTER has come across some strange gravestones in her travels around cemeteries. Here are some with some peculiar deaths from Berkshire.
Guest writer DAVID SENIOR reveals the disturbing tale of medieval murder and anti-Semitism in Norwich...
JON REES tells us Jack the Ripper speculation isn't limited to the life of the East End serial killer
KATIE DOHERTY asks why such beautiful creatures as black cats are considered unlucky
British and Irish authors have created the world's greatest vampire literature but funnily enough, we have few homegrown bloodsucking legends of our own. Guest writer VIOLET FENN asks why.
L.H. DAVIES looks back at the infamous Pendle Witch Trials of 1612
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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