Tag: Gwent

Gwent is a county in south-east Wales.

The Two-Headed Phantom of Abersychan, Wales

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Two heads are scarier than one when this gruesome Welsh phantom stalks the streets of Abersychan, says guest writer MARK REES

Llancaiach Fawr Manor: Most Haunted REVIEW

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Most Haunted - Mary King's Close
CHRISTINE MILLER looks back on Most Haunted: Llancaiach Fawr Manor

Old Prophet Edmund Jones, The Fairy Minister of Wales who saved...

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CLAIRE BARRAND tells us about Edmund Jones aka The Old Prophet Jones, a crucial collector of Welsh folklore

Where have Alien Big Cat been seen in Wales?

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South Wales has never been short of Alien Big Cat sightings, says CLAIRE BARRAND

Mari Lwyd: How the Welsh celebrate Christmas with Horse Skull

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Mari Lwyd Horse Skull
The Mari Lwyd Christmas tradition in Wales sees locals carrying a decorated horse skulls, says CLAIRE BARRAND

Eight Disturbing True Tales of Welsh Changelings

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Welsh Changeling
CLAIRE BARRAND picks out eight historical changelig cases in Wales, with shocking eyewitness accounts of Welsh changelings...

The Devil, The Giant and Skirrid Mountain

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Skirrid Mountain
CLAIRE BARRAND looks into some of the mysterious legends and folklore of the Skirrid Mountain on the English-Welsh border....

Monmouthshire: 6 Haunted Places to Visit

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Raglan Castle, Monmouthshire
CLAIRE BARRAND investigates six of the top haunted places to visit in her home county of Monmouthshire, South Wales

Newport, Wales: 5 Haunted Places to Visit

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Newport is full of hauntings and tales of the supernatural. CLAIRE BARRAND lists the most haunted places to visit in the South Wales city...

Abergavenny Massacre leaves Welsh market town red with blood

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CLAIRE BARRAND looks back at one of the bloodiest massacres in British history - the Abergavenny Massacre!

Top 10 Most Disturbing Welsh Folk Legends

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CLAIRE BARRAND reveals some of Wales' most disturbing folk legends...

Skirrid Mountain Inn, a must-do for ghost hunters

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KAYLEIGH MARIE EDWARDS takes a trip to the haunted Skirrid Mountain Inn in Monmouthshire, Wales

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

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

Britian’s Most Notorious Unsolved Deaths

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NIA JONES gives us 10 of Britain’s most notorious cold cases, reminding you to never forget them

Gwent Paranormal Group discovers Incubus demon sex attacks in Wales

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JONATHON SCOTT, of Gwent Paranormal Group, describes the team's first investigation, which turned out to be a sex demon haunting

Who was Jack O’Kent, the Welsh Doctor Faustus?

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The Welsh Doctor Fautus? JON KANEKO-JAMES looks at Jack O'Kent, the Welsh sorcerer supreme

How Medieval Welsh Historians taught us about the Occult

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JON KANEKO-JAMES pays tribute to the medieval Welsh scholars who wrote the occult

King Arthur’s Adventures in the Underworld

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JON KANEKO-JAMES visits King Arthur's adventures in the Underworld

The Skirrid Inn, Most Haunted REVIEW

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Most Haunted - Mary King's Close
AMY VAN DE CASTEELE looks back on Most Haunted: The Skirrid Inn

Jonathon Scott, Gwent Paranormal Group, Q&A

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Spooky Isles interviews Jonathon Scott from Gwent Paranormal Group in Wales

Vampires and Zombies, Walter Map’s Monsterous Herefordshire

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Medieval Monsters
JON KANEKO-JAMES uncovers the grotesque monsters of Walter Map's medieval Britain

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