Tag: Cumbria

Cumbria is a ceremonial county in North-West England. It includes Carlisle, Barrow-in-Furness, Kendall and Workington

Cumbria articles on Spooky Isles

Haunted Furness Abbey, Tales of Treasure and Ghostly Horror

Furness Abbey in England's North East was once central to Cumbria's religious community but now it is a shell haunted by ghosts of the past, says RICK HALE

Charles Jevington’s Mysterious Journey to the Stars

Charles Jevington
Did a Cumbrian pensioner really travel to other planets in the 1950s? LES HEWITT looks at the mystery surrounding Charles Jevington's disappearance

Muncaster Castle, a haunted fortress of terror

Muncaster Castle
Muncaster Castle has a long and dark history. No wonder paranormal researchers have long been fascinated by the ghosts and hauntings of this Cumbria castle...

Moresby Hall: Most Haunted REVIEW

Most Haunted - Mary King's Close
CHRISTINE MILLER looks back on Most Haunted: Moresby Hall

Why is Grange-over-Sands a spooky place to visit?

One of the strange gateways to nowhere in Grange-over-Sands in Cumbria, England
Grange-over-Sands in Cumbria is an unusual setting for the paranormal, says guest writer FIONA GLASS

Dalston Hall Hotel: A Haunted Ghost Guide

Dalston Hall Hotel in Carlisle, may just be the Lakes District's most haunted hotel, says RICK HALE

Kirkstone Pass Inn, breathtaking haunted views and hair-raising ghosts!

Kirkstone Pass Inn is one of England's highest haunted hotels
Kirkstone Pass Inn - at over 1400 feet - is Cumbria's highest and most haunted inn, says RICK HALE

Curse of the Brampton Witch’s Tea Set

BARRY McCANN looks at the hexed China that once belonged to a Cumbrian witch!

Cumbria: 5 Haunted Places to Visit

BECKY KEANE takes a look at haunted places to visit in Cumbria

The Spectral Crier of Claife

MATTHEW FORDE tells us of the Crier of Claife, the Lake District's most terrifying tale of terror

Levens Hall, Most Haunted REVIEW

Most Haunted - Mary King's Close
JAY HOLLIS looks back on Most Haunted: Levens Hall

Vampire of Croglin Grange: A Paranormal Guide

The Vampire of Croglin Grange is one of England's most intriguing blood-sucking tales. PAUL ADAMS, author of Written in Blood: The Cultural History of the British Vampire, looks at the case.

The Bull Hotel, Sedbergh: My Ghost Experience

RICHARD MOODY reports on a spooky investigation of The Bull Hotel in Sedbergh, Cumbria

Whernside Manor’s dark history of Slaves, Ghosts and Bronte

JOSIE PALMER describes the dark history behind the real life inspiration for Wuthering Heights

Long Meg and Her Daughters, a family of witches turned to...

Long Meg and her Daughters
Long Meg and Her Daughters is a Bronze Age stone circle in Cumbria. Guest writer NICKY COULBECK describes her spooky visit...


The Charterhouse, London: Black Death and Ghostly Horror

The Charterhouse
The Charterhouse in London has a dark history of plague pits, royal murder and unholy intrigue, says RICK HALE

Hammersmith: 5 Haunted Places to Visit

Haunted Hammersmith
The ghosts and phantoms of Hammersmith in London are diverse and many, says PATSY SORENTI

5 Scottish Green Lady Ghost Stories (and One From Wales)

Green Lady ghosts are a curious phenomenon, writes MJ STEEL COLLINS

The Deadly River Hags of England

Evil witch - river hag
Don’t stray too far towards the water’s edge; these river hags need victims! CHRISTINE MILLER explains.

9 Weird Welsh Mythical Creatures that will blow your mind!

These weird Welsh Mythical Creatures will blow your mind, reports NIA JONES!