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Kevin Spindloe, Paranormal Research York: Paranormal Investigator Interview

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Kevin Spindloe talks to Spooky Isles about Paranormal Research York and why York is the best place anywhere for ghosthunting....

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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

5 historic Sherlock Holmes/Conan Doyle places to visit in Portsmouth VIDEO

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MATT WINGETT shows Spooky Isles around Portsmouth where Arthur Conan Doyle created Sherlock Holmes

UFOs over England with Nigel Wright VIDEO

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Spooky Isles talks to ufologist Nigel Wright about UFOs and other mysterious phenomena in this video interview

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)?

Were Witches in Ye Old England considered Pagan? VIDEO

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Writer-historian JON KANEKO-JAMES compares today's witches with their ancestors and asks whether they practice the same pagan religion?

John H Shelton’s Docu-Horror asks: Do You Believe in Ghosts? FULL VIDEO

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ANN O'REGAN takes a look at John H Shelton's new docu-horror 'Do You Believe in Ghosts?'

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

The Dark Eyes of London (1939) REVIEW

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CARL SYKES reviews The Dark Eyes of London, the first UK film to receive a H for Horrific Certificate!
Rawhead Rex

Rawhead Rex (1986) REVIEW

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STEWART KING reviews Rawhead Rex (1986), the film that Clive Barker would probably prefer to forget

Oldham Coliseum Theatre, Most Haunted REVIEW

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BRIAN JAMES looks back on Most Haunted: Oldham Coliseum Theatre episode

My Real Phantom of the Opera: The Cockpit Theatre London

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Lighting designer DOUGLAS KUHRT tells us about his real-life Phantom of the Opera experience at the Cockpit Theatre in London
Cavehill Belfast

Cavehill Belfast’s gruesome past leads to sad haunting

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WARREN COATES discusses the haunted past of Cavehill Belfast
Derby Ram

The horrible origins of the Giant Ram of Derby revealed!

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ELLIOT DAVIES uncovers the fascinating and grotesque origins of Derby's city mascot - a giant ram
Haunted Whitby Abbey

My Ghost Experience: The Grey Lady of Whitby

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ROB LUPINE remembers some spooky goings-on during his childhood in the Yorkshire coastal town of Whitby

Bishop Auckland: 5 Haunted Places to Visit

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Guest writer ELAINE KELLY, from Spectre Detectors, takes us to five of Bishop Auckland in County Durham's most haunted places

Oxfordshire’s 14 Top Ghosts and Hauntings

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MJ WAYLAND investigates Oxfordshire’s most haunted locations and the hauntings attached to them
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...

I saw a ghost in a haunted Newcastle upon Tyne social club, says ex-copper

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NORMAN DUNBAR tells how he saw a ghost in a haunted Newcastle upon Tyne social club in the 1990s

The Paranormal Bell-Ringing of Bealings House, Suffolk

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MJ WAYLAND reports on Bealings House in Suffolk, the scene of a classic paranormal bell-ringing in 1834

My Ghost Experience: The Edinburgh Tombs

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GARRICK SMITH tells of his disturbingly paranormal time in the spooky Edinburgh Vaults

Incense for the Damned (1970) REVIEW

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Horror legend DAVID McGILLIVRAY reviews Incensed for the Damned
Grey Man of the Cairngorms

The Terrifying Big Grey Man of the Cairngorms

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Does a Big Grey Man stalk the slopes of one of Britain’s highest peaks?

Birkdale Palace Hotel, Southport’s once-glorious Haunted Hotel

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ELLIOT DAVIES recalls the paranormal tales from the once-glorious Birkdale Palace Hotel in Lancashire
Joe Hesketh Pendle Hill

Joe Hesketh: A Pendle Witch Trial Investigation

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Artist JOE HESKETH seeks to understand the horrors of the Pendle Witch Trial through art
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
St Edmunds

The Wolf Who Protected St Edmund's Head!

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A missing head and the cousin of man’s best friend! JACOB MILNESTEIN tells us the curious case of St Edmund’s bestial benefactor

Doing the Haunted Lambeth Ghost Walk

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JAMES CLARK, the author of Haunted Lambeth, takes a look at three ghostly tales from the London Borough