Tag: Ireland

Ireland is an island in the North Atlantic, that includes two countries, the Republic of Ireland and Northern Ireland, which is part of the United Kingdom.

Navan Fort, County Armagh: 7 Supernatural Reasons to Visit!

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Navan Fort
ANN MASSEY tells us of the supernatural and superstitions relating to Navan Fort in County Armagh

Blennerville Windmill, A Paranormal Investigation

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Blennerville in County Kerry, Ireland
ANN MASSEY takes a look at GhostÉire and its paranormal investigation into Blennerville Windmill in County Kerry, Ireland

The Mystery of Ireland’s Sheela Na Gig

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Sheila O'Keefe and her Sheela na Gig
Guest writer SHEILA O'KEEFE explains the significance of the Sheela na Gig and how one came to live in her Irish castle!

15 Things You Didn’t Know About Brigid, Irish Goddess and Saint

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St Brigid
ANN MASSEY explores the legend of the Ireland’s Saint Brigid and the strong ties to the Pagan Goddess of the same name and the festival of Imbolc.

5 Spooky Reasons to Stay in Blackwater Castle, County Cork

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Blackwater Castle in County Cork
ANN MASSEY tells us why Blackwater Castle is full of so much history, folklore and tales of haunting that you just have to find that special occasion to stay! 

Return to Glennascaul 1951 REVIEW

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Return to Glennascaul
Orson Welles takes a break from filming to tell a “tall tale” of Irish ghostly hitchhikers. ANN MASSEY reviews Return to Glennascaul 1951.

The Christmas Eve Ghost of Curraghchase

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Curraghchase
A spectral Lady of the Lake appears each year on Christmas Eve at Curraghchase, County Limerick. ANN MASSEY tells us the eerie tale!

Dublin’s 7 Creepiest Cathedrals and Churches

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St Patrick's Cathedral Dublin
ANN MASSEY list creepy Dublin churches, whose parishioners include ghosts, a witch, mummies and even the Devil himself!

Anthony Kerrigan, Ghost Éire INTERVIEW

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Anthony Kerrigan
Anthony Kerrigan is a paranormal investigator with Ghost Éire. ANN MASSEY finds out what make him tick!

Rosemary Widdy Fahy, Puca Paranormal INTERVIEW

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Rosemary Widdy Fahy, from Puca Paranormal
Rosemary Widdy Fahy is the face behind Púca Paranormal. She talks to ANN MASSEY about her spooky adventures around Ireland.

10 Haunted Irish Castles You Can Actually Stay In!

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Ballyseede Castle
ANN MASSEY tells us the Top 10 Haunted Irish Castles you can stay in!

The Green Sea 2021 REVIEW

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RICHARD PHILLIPS-JONES reviews The Green Sea 2021, a fantasy-tinged mystery-drama from Ireland

5 Haunted Places to Visit in County Cavan

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Cabra Castle
ANN MASSEY reveals five haunted places to visit in County Cavan in Ireland!

The Morrigan – Ireland’s Darkest Goddess

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The Morrigan
The Morrigan, or Phantom Queen, is Ireland’s Dark Goddess associated with war and fate, an omen of death. ROIBEARD MCELROY reaches back in time to the Ulster Cycle to tell us where she came from.

Top 10 Irish Supernatural Hotspots for Beatles Fans

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The Beatles
John Lennon announced of The Beatles that “We’re all Irish” when they toured Ireland in 1963. ANN MASSEY tells us her Top Ten Beatles locations in Ireland with supernatural significance!

5 Haunted Places to Visit in County Kildare, Ireland

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Kilkea Castle County Kildare
ANN MASSEY tells us her 5 favourite haunted places in County Kildare, Ireland.

Dobhar Chu, Ireland’s Vicious Supernatural Crocodile Otter Monster

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The Dobhar Chu is a monstrous beat similar to a giant otter with crocodile type qualities
The Dobhar Chu is a bloodthirsty supernatural crocodile that has been terrorising Ireland’s lochs for centuries, says guest writer ROIBEARD MCELROY

Dave Allen: Never Let the Truth Get in the Way of...

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Dave Allen tells a ghost story
Guest writer STEVIE MILLER takes us back to the days Irish comedian Dave Allen got us hooked on his hilarious ghost stories...

10 Creepiest Ireland Burials

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Here are some of the creepiest and most disturbing Ireland burials ever seen, from ANN MASSEY

Jim Fitzpatrick on Irish Mythology and Phil Lynott

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ANN MASSEY speaks to renowned Irish artist Jim Fitzpatrick about Irish mythology, Phil Lynott’s love of Irish folklore and dark poets and THAT Che Guevara poster!

Top 10 Dark Ireland Folk Songs Based on Hauntings and Death

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Here’s our top 10 favourite Irish folklore and dark history inspired songs, according to ANN MASSEY!

County Sligo: 5 Haunted Places to Visit

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Drumcliffe Church Sligo
PETULA MITCHELL tells us of her five favourite haunted places to visit in County Sligo, Ireland

Armagh: 5 Haunted Places to Visit

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CHRISTINE MILLER seeks out the most haunted and ghostly places to visit in around Armagh in Northern Ireland

Derry/Londonderry: 5 Haunted Places to Visit

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CHRISTINE MILLER takes us to Derry/Londonderry in Northern Ireland to reveal its spookiest ghosts and hauntings

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Bradford's STEPHEN DOYLE was 16 when he sneaked into to the newly-released An American Werewolf in London. He tells The Spooky Isles that his exploit resulted in a signed photo and letter of appreciation from the film's director John Landis

Southampton: 5 Haunted Places to Visit

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Guest writer PENNY LEGG shows us five great places to visit in Haunted Southampton.

The Woman in Black Facts: 10 Things You Didn’t Know

The Woman in Black
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KAYLEIGH MARIE EDWARDS tracks down some fun The Woman in Black facts, about the Susan Hill penned horror 2012 adaptation starring Daniel Radcliffe

5 Spooky Reasons to Stay in Blackwater Castle, County Cork

Blackwater Castle in County Cork
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ANN MASSEY tells us why Blackwater Castle is full of so much history, folklore and tales of haunting that you just have to find that special occasion to stay! 

Bram Stoker’s Dracula 1992: 10 Things you didn’t know

Gary Oldman donned a different look as the Count in Bram Stoker's Dracula (1992)
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KAYLEIGH MARIE EDWARDS shares some fun facts about Bram Stoker's Dracula 1992