MARK FRYERS tooks at how the tragic tale of Maria Marten and the Murder in the Red Barn endures on film...
Guest writer KATHLEEN BRUNO looks at the case of Janet Horne, the last witch to be executed in Scotland
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...
Guest writer MO KEOHAN reveals how science revealed the real identity of an 'Essex witch' skeleton in St Oysth
BARRY McCann looks at 'Lancashire's Tutankhamen's Tomb' - a supposed witches' cottage near Pendle Hill that had been buried for unknown reasons...
BARRY McCANN investigates what became of the Pendle Witch child, Jennet Device, following her explosive testimony...
JON KANEKO-JAMES looks at historic cases of children possessed by demons
JON KANEKO-JAMES reveals the paranormal side of historic London figure, Samuel Pepys
CHRIS RUSH looks at some of Ireland's most deadly and horrible torture methods used in history
MJ STEEL COLLINS looks at the murder and subsequent afterlife of famed Victorian London actor William Terriss
JACK BOWMAN notes his fascination for the legend of the mysterious Springheel Jack
Guest writer MARK NORMAN looks at the dark legend surrounding the 'evil' Squire Richard of Devon, including black dogs!
NIA JONES takes a look at "time slip phenomenon" and finds some really strange goings-on ...
MJ STEELE COLLINS discusses The Gorbals Vampire and whether it was inspired by a children's comic of the 1950s
Ripperologist JON REES looks at the killing of Jack the Ripper's second victim, Annie Chapman on 8th September 1888
GREGOR STEWART reveals how the dead would talk in ancient Scottish court cases
MJ STEEL COLLINS recalls the tragic Glasgow tale of "Bob Dragon"
CELESTE MILES uncovers the darker history of some of London's public houses
KATIE DOHERTY explains the reasons behind witches bottles.
JON KANEKO-JAMES looks at the darker side of the special annual day for lovers with some horrible St Valentines Day facts.
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
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
The Bolton Strid, a dangerous river in North Yorkshire, is surrounded by many legends, says KAI ROBERTS
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