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Inseminoid (1981) REVIEW

TERRY SHERWOOD takes a look at Norman J Warren's Inseminoid (1981)

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Haunted Places to Visit in UK and Ireland

Horror Films

Magic (1978) Blu-ray REVIEW

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RICHARD PHILLIPS-JONES reviews the new blu-ray release of Magic (1978) with Anthony Hopkins
Frank Langella in the title role of Dracula 1979

Dracula 1979 REVIEW

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Dracula (1979) is a stylish but different take on the Bram Stoker vampire classic, TERRY SHERWOOD writes
Peter Cushing in From Beyond the Grave (1974)

From Beyond the Grave (1974) REVIEW

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From Beyond the Grave (1974) is one of Amicus' finest horror anthologys, says SELENE PAXTON-BROOKS

Dr Crippen (1962) REVIEW

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TERRY SHERWOOD takes a look at Dr Crippen (1962), starring Donald Pleasence as the despicable wife murderer...

The Amazing Mr Blunden (1972) BLU-RAY REVIEW

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Classic British children’s ghost story The Amazing Mr. Blunden (1972) gets a long-overdue...

Spooky Isles Videos

Dr Jekyll and Mr Hyde (1912) Full Film VIDEO

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Watch the earliest surviving movie version of Dr Jekyll and Mr Hyde 1912 film

Marion Goodfellow, TV Medium Interview VIDEO

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Marion Goodfellow, TV medium and presenter on such shows as Northern Ireland's Greatest Haunts, The Ghost Detectives and Most Haunted, talks to Spooky Isles about her career

Does Ruth Ellis’ ghost haunt Penn Churchyard? VIDEO

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Eddie Brazil describes the ghostly goings-on in the tiny Buckinghamshire churchyard of Penn

Scrooge 1935 Full Movie VIDEO

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Lots of versions of A Christmas Carol, but have you seen the first sound version - Scrooge (1935)?

Mary Ann Cotton and The Haunted Bench

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A bench in West Auckland is haunted by the ghost of female serial killer Mary Ann Cotton, says GAYLE FIDLER

Popular Articles

Learn the natural and supernatural powers and benefits of Garlic

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JAMES WILLIS discovers garlic is not just for vampire hunters

9 Weird Welsh Mythical Creatures that will blow your mind!

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Check out these Welsh Mythical Creatures - an arrange of the strangest you've ever seen - from NIA JONES!
What is a caulbearer

What is a Caulbearer and why is it spooky?

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The legendary Caulbearer still has the power to provoke superstition and wonder, says JAMES WILLIS

Glasgow: Top 30 Haunted Places to Visit

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Here's an extensive list of Glasgow's ghosts and hauntings, from MJ STEEL COLLINS - how many have you been to?
Clophill Church

Clophill Church: A sad case of desecration and myths

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Clophill Church in Bedfordshire, England, is notorious for its hauntings and folklore, says NICOLA CARPENTER
Haunted Milton Keynes

Milton Keynes: 5 Haunted Places to Visit

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Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire, is packed full of haunted places to visit. SELENE PAXTON-BROOKS picks some of her favourites.

Ireland’s Top 10 Haunted Hotels

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Want to spend a night in one of Ireland's many haunted hotels? ANN MASSEY has picked the 10 spookiest to scare your bed socks off!
Carry on Screaming

Carry On Screaming! 10 things you didn’t know

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Carry On Screaming! - a spoof on Hammer Films - is both a is a horror and comedic delight, says guest writer ANDY DAVIDSON
Glamis Castle Scotland Earl Beardie, monster of glamis

10 chilling facts about Haunted Glamis Castle Scotland

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KEITH COLEMAN reveals some secrets from the spooky halls of Haunted Glamis Castle in Scotland
Haunted Stevenage

Stevenage: 5 Haunted Places to Visit

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Haunted Stevenage author PAUL ADAMS picks five of the most spooky places in the Hertfordshire town to visit

Guest Articles

What were the Death Tokens of Wales?

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MJ WAYLAND looks back on a dark, mysterious time in Welsh history with the Death Tokens of Wales...
The haunted tomb of Sir George Mackenzie at Greyfriars Cemetery in Haunted Edinburgh

Death by Ghost in Edinburgh?

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Did the Mackenzie Poltergeist kill a local clairvoyant? MJ WAYLAND investigates the claims
Haunted Bodelwyddan Castle

Old school Victorian ghost hunting techniques reveal mystery at Haunted Bodelwyddan Castle

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Guest writer DARREN SARSFIELD reveals the mysterious results of Manchester Paranormal's recent investigation of haunted Bodelwyddan Castle in North Wales...

Plymouth: 5 Haunted Places to Visit

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KEVIN HYNES takes us on a paranormal tour of Plymouth, showing us its most ghostly and haunted places to visit
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Hands of the Ripper (1971) REVIEW

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ERIC MCNAUGHTON reviews Hands of the Ripper (1971)

The Ghost of Lincolnshire’s Dickie Rainsforth

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Guest writer PAUL GILL tells how crime lead to a Lincolnshire fellmonger's demise and his spirit to haunt a local graveyard...
Alice Lisle, aka Alice Lyle

The many hauntings of Dame Alice Lisle

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Alice Lisle, who was executed for her role in the English Civil War, haunts several properties in Hampshire, PETER LEWIS reports
Pinhead Tattoo

Why Pinhead Tattoo is on my Arm

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ANDY STEWART explains why he has a Pinhead tattoo on his arm
St Barts Church

Is St Barts in London, Britain’s most haunted church?

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Guest writer RICHARD HOLLAND researches haunted London for a new project and discovers the spooky past of St Bartholomew the Great Church in Smithfield
The Signalman

Charles Dickens’ The Signalman

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PAUL JASON ponders the Charles Dickens ghostly classic short story, The Signalman

Secret Devil’s Standing Stones in Marston Moretaine

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MELISSA ELBORN follows in the Devil’s footsteps in Bedfordshire village, Marston Moretaine.
The Last Werewolf by Glenn Duncan

The Last Werewolf by Glen Duncan BOOK REVIEW

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REN ZELEN reviews The Last Werewolf by Glen Duncan

Bedford: 5 Haunted Places to Visit

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Discover the spooky side of Bedford with these haunted sites, from MELISSA ELBORN

Angels Watch Over Us In Death

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NICOLA CARPENTER begins her new weekly "Grave Concerns" column for Spooky Isles about all things relating to cemeteries
Bram Stoker Dracula

Reflecting on Bram Stoker’s Dracula

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Guest writer REN ZELEN looks back on the 100 years since Bram Stoker's death and reports how his most famous creation, Dracula, continues "to feed on the lifeblood of our culture"
paranormal bullying

Is Paranormal Bullying out of control?

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Paranormal researcher PAUL ROOK explains why he dedicated two episodes of his radio show to paranormal bullying

My Ghost Experience: Mary, Queen Of Scots

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Guest writer PETER MURPHY describes his ghostly encounter with the phantom of Mary Queen of Scots!

5 Haunted Pubs to Visit in Southwark

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Southwark in London has a very shady past and its pubs are known for their haunting. CELESTE MILES picks Five Southwark Spooky Pubs

5 Ghosts that haunt Christchurch Greyfriars, London

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JAMES CLARK reveals the spectres that lurk within the City of London landmark garden at Christchurch Greyfriars
Haunted Manchester ghosts

5 Haunted Places to Visit in Manchester

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Here are five places to visit in Haunted Manchester if you are looking for ghosts, according to ELLIOT DAVIES