Tag: Halloween

Spooky Isles Halloween Radio Show 2021

Halloween Radio Show
In our special 1-hour Hallows Eve special, the Spooky Isles team choose some of their favourite Halloween tracks for your listening pleasure, and chat about their selections.

No Escape Halloween Special REVIEW

The Butcher terrorises us at No Escape Halloween Special!
DAVID SAUNDERSON gets locked in a room with a murderous butcher as part of No Escape’s Halloween Special - here’s what he thought of his escape room experience!

Halloween Poems to Read by Candlelight

Halloween Poems
Halloween is a great time to read spooky poetry. Here are some old and new Halloween poems to read by candlelight!

10 Great Monster Songs for your Halloween Party!

Dolores O’Riordan in the video for The Cranberries' Zombie
Here are 10 monster songs that go bump in the night, perfect for your Halloween party, from ANN MASSEY

Spooky Isles Halloween Playlist 2019

Here are some unusual yet very spooky choices for your Halloween playlist from the writers of Spooky Isles

Ghostwatch, the birth of paranormal reality TV

Ghostwatch terrified 10-year-old MJ STEEL COLLINS back in 1992. She now looks back on the groundbreaking paranormal TV special.

Inside Number 9: ‘Dead Line’ Live Halloween Special 2018 REVIEW

Reece Shearsmith and Steve Pemberton pulled out all the stops for Inside Number 9's 2018 Live Halloween Special
CHRIS NEWTON reviews Inside Number 9's innovative live 2018 Halloween Special...

Jack O’Lantern: 13 things you (probably) didn’t know

ANN MASSEY reveals 13 strange facts about Jack O'Lantern for Halloween

How to use Ouija Board safely

How to use a ouija board
A guide on how to use a Ouija Board safely during your Halloween fun...

Psychoville Halloween Special, you would be foolish to miss it

Guest writer CHRIS NEWTON takes a look back on the Psychoville Halloween Special from 2010...

4 Halloween traditions we all love and the creepy reasons behind...

Mirrors can be spooky on Hallloween night
KERRY GREENAWAY gives a little nod to the spirits around us with a look at Halloween traditions

Does St Mark’s Eve rival Halloween as the spookiest day of...

St Mark's Eve
K.B. GODDARD tells of St Mark's Eve, 24 April, when the souls of the living leave their bodies and tell the future!

Halloween Monsters Crawl Out From Real Irish Folklore

ANN MASSEY O’REGAN gets us ready for Halloween with these real life monsters from Ireland's folklore

What makes a great ghost hunt location?

DAVID SAUNDERSON lists five ways to recognise a great ghost hunt location to explore the supernatural!

5 things you should never do on a Halloween Ghost Hunt

5 things you should never do on a Halloween Ghost Hunt
DAVID SAUNDESON explains what not to do on a Halloween ghost hunt to keep yourself safe and sane!

Pendle Hill Special Most Haunted Live Halloween 2004 REVIEW

Pendle Hill Special Most Haunted Live
BARRY McCANN looks back on Pendle Hill Special Most Haunted Live Halloween 2004

5 Scottish Haunted Places to Visit on Halloween

MJ STEEL COLLINS picks Scotland's five most spooky places to visit this Halloween

Halloween’s Scottish Origins

MJ STEEL COLLINS looks at the very Scottish tradition of Halloween

5 reasons to thank Ireland for Halloween

ANN MASSEY says you can thank the Irish for all your Halloween fun!

Halloween: You can’t kill the boogeyman!

On this most spooky of nights, REN ZELEN looks at two classic US horror films with definite British connections - Halloween and Psycho!

The Dark Origins of Halloween, the night the dead haunts the...

JON KANEKO-JAMES takes a special look at the origins of Halloween - the night the dead come back to haunt the living


9 Weird Welsh Mythical Creatures that will blow your mind!

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

The Appointment 1981 REVIEW

The Appointment 1981
Horror legend DAVID McGILLIVRAY reviews The Appointment

The Battersea Poltergeist: BBC Radio 4 Podcast REVIEW

Battersea Poltergeist BBC
The Battersea Poltergeist is a new BBC Radio 4 podcast that shines a spotlight on a poltergeist case in South London, says CHRISTINE MILLER

England’s 5 most haunted and creepy Victorian piers to visit

BARRY McCANN loves to be beside the seaside on these five most haunted English piers...

Yeth Hounds, Lost Souls of Dartmoor, born of blood and misery

Yeth Hound
JON KANEKO-JAMES explores the vicious legend of the Yeth Hounds - spirits of unborn babies and the lost