British director Ridley Scott's Prometheus is coming, so guest writer REN ZELEN thought she'd remind us what a groundbreaking film, the original Alien was back in 1979.
Guest writer TRESSA YEOMANS says the mystery of Stonehenge is powerful and that the ancient monument raises more questions than will ever be answered
Liverpool's PAUL JASON, inspired by yesterday's M.R. James article in The Spooky Isles, describes how England's greatest ghost writer can terrorise with the stroke of a pen
Birmingham's Black Sabbath created horror heavy metal. Guest writer ANDREW GARVEY highlights five of their greatest (and spookiest) songs
Guest writer ROBERT LLOYD PARRY tells us why M.R. James' ghost stories are the spookiest
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 ...
Our new column SPOOKY SOUNDS SUNDAY with DOM COOPER tells the tragic tale of Joe Meek and his song, "Night of the Vampire"
The Spooky Isles sits down with legendary British Horror Film reviewer and author Alan Frank to discuss his career and the genre he loves so much
Crunching bones saves grave space, so DAVID SAUNDERSON discovered digging up his family tree. (The Spooky Isles' Guest Blog for The Skull Illusion.)
Guest writer RYAN FOLEY works as a porter at The Station Hotel in Dudley - one of The Black Country's most haunted buildings.
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
Guest writer KATIE DOHERTY says living in Britain has its ups and downs. But even at its worst, the UK has Hammer Horror and that makes everything okay!
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