Tag: London

London – the capital of England and the United Kingdom – has been a major settlement for two millennia.

A Madman Feeds and Dances with a Corpse: Is this the...

ANDREW GARVEY looks at one of London's Illustrated Police News' most grisly articles

Dick Turpin Most Haunted Live REVIEW

Most Haunted Live Dick Turpin
MARK RILEY looks back on the Most Haunted Live Dick Turpin special

I’m Just A Soul Whose Intentions Are Good

Ghosts of Berkeley Square 1947
JAY HOLLIS wants to make his views on the paranormal very clear

The Case of the Haunted Piano of Hanwell, London

PATSY SORENTI tells of a haunted piano from 1968 in Hanwell, West London

Mickey Gocool, North London Paranormal Investigations

Spooky Isles interviews Mickey Gocool, the founder and lead investigator of North London Paranormal Investigations

Hunted by Unknown Forces at Chislehurst Caves

DARREN J. POWELL reveals the night he was chased by strange forces near the Chislehurst Caves

5 Strange Great Fire of London Facts

Great Fire of London facts
Some very odd things happened during the Great Fire of London, says JON KANEKO-JAMES

The Jack the Ripper Show

Jack the Ripper
Within months of the Jack the Ripper murders, Whitechapel entrepreneurs were keen to make a quid from it, says ANDREW GARVEY

Where was the Father Brennan Death Scene from The Omen?

Spooky Isles visits All Saints Church in Fulham, London, the site of one of The Omen's most iconic scenes

Suicide House of 16 Montpelier Road, London

16 Montpelier Road in Ealing, London, has a spooky and sad past, says guest writer MB FORDE, author of Eerie Britain

The Highgate Vampire: Fact or Fiction (with David Farrant) VIDEOS

David Farrant talks about the Highgate Vampire in London in September 2013

Death Line aka Raw Meat (1972) REVIEW

RICHARD PHILLIPS-JONES reviews 'underground' horror classic Death Line aka Raw Meat (1972)

Mary Jane Kelly, Jack the Ripper’s Final Victim

Mary Jane Kelly
Today is the 125th anniversary of the murder of Mary Jane Kelly, Jack the Ripper's last victim. Ripperologist JON REES reports ...

Who did the Police think was Jack the Ripper?

Jack the Ripper
Ripperologist JON REES outlines who the contemporary police investigating the Whitechapel Murders believed was Jack the Ripper

Jack to the Future: Jack the Ripper goes Sci-Fi

Ripperologist JON REES continues his commemoration of the 125th anniversary of the Whitechapel murders with a look at futuristic adaptations of Jack the Ripper!

5 Best Jack the Ripper Comic Books You Must Read

Ripperologist JON REES selects his favourite Jack the Ripper comic books and graphic novels

Enfield: 5 Haunted Places to Visit

JASON HOLLIS, author of Haunted Enfield, picks his top five haunted places to visit in the London suburb

Gory secrets of London’s pubs

The Mitre, Greenwich
CELESTE MILES uncovers the darker history of some of London's public houses

Highgate Vampire witness speaks out for first time

Londoner Martin Trent discusses seeing The Highgate Vampire

More to Haunted Enfield than the Poltergeist

Forty Hall in Enfield, North London
JASON HOLLIS says many ghosts in Haunted Enfield deserve attention, not just its famous poltergeist

The A-Z of Curious London BOOK REVIEW

SARAH BLAIR-DICKINSON reviews The A-Z of Curious London by Gilly Pickup

Why I Believe in the Enfield Poltergeist

Enfield Poltergeist Children
Author JASON HOLLIS explains why he believes the legendary Enfield Poltergeist is real

20 Strange London Underground Things You Didn’t Know

It's little surprise that London Underground public transport can be a little creepy ...

Springheel’d Jack: The Terror Of My Imagination

JACK BOWMAN notes his fascination for the legend of the mysterious Springheel Jack


Was Dracula’s Guest a prequel to Dracula?

Dracula's Guest
KAJA FRANCK ponders whether the Dracula's Guest short story was really a prequel to Dracula

Cobh, Ireland: Top 5 Haunted Places to Visit

Cobh is a small Cork town with a Titanic-ally spooky history, says ANN MASSEY

Birmingham: 5 Haunted Places to Visit

NIA JONES discovers five of the most haunted places in Birmingham to visit

Stoke-on-Trent: 5 Haunted Places to Visit

ANDREW GARVEY checks out five of Stoke-on-Trent's spookiest places

Song to Comus, John Milton’s Tale of Rape and Necromancy

Song to Comus
DOM COOPER describes how the great English poet John Milton sought to cleanse a family's honour through song