Occult relates to magickal powers and actions, including witchcraft and astrology.
DAVID SAUNDERSON reviews To the Devil a Daughter (1976) starring Christopher Lee and Richard Widmark
The Haunted Airman is the 2006 BBC adaptation of Dennis Wheatley's 1948 thriller The Haunting of Toby Jugg. SIMON BALL takes a look.
Guest writer KEVIN GATES tells us the dark secrets behind Clophill Church's Black Magic Scandal
SELENE PAXTON-BROOKS reviews Kevin Gates' new book, The Paranormal Diaries: Clophill
JON KANEKO-JAMES looks at the history of occult on film and how cinema has taken diabolical and kinder liberties with magick over the years
FRANCES ABBOT remembers Grissel Jaffray, the victim of Dundee's last witch burning
Apparitions was a spooky yet short-lived supernatural drama with Martin Shaw. SIMON BALL takes a look.
The Hellfire Club on Montpelier Hill is Dublin’s ultimate hell house, writes PAUL MOYNIHAN
W.B. Yeats was fascinated by the paranormal. PAUL MOYNIHAN takes a look at the legendary Irish poet’s dabblings in the darker side...
The Golden Dawn were a mysterious occult organisation - JON KANEKO-JAMES reveals their secret history!
RICHARD PHILLIPS-JONES tells how a classic British horror film and a Led Zeppelin LP dealt with a case of bullying
The Welsh Doctor Fautus? JON KANEKO-JAMES looks at Jack O'Kent, the Welsh sorcerer supreme
JON KANEKO-JAMES pays tribute to the medieval Welsh scholars who wrote the occult
SIMON BALL looks at Strange, a spooky BBC series from the early noughties
MJ STEEL COLLINS looks at the fascinating tale of Isobel Gowdie, a Scottish woman tried for witchcraft in 1662
Author GEOFF HOLDER reveals how Perthshire has a monument to a witch, Maggie Wall, who never existed!
ANN MASSEY talks to the director of a new film about the infamous Bridget Cleary Ireland witchburning
PAUL MOYNIHAN looks at the taster of Waking the Witch, a new Irish horror film based on the Bridget Cleary witchburning
ANN MASSEY recounts the folklore surrounding the mysterious Earl Gerald Fitzgerald
KATIE DOHERTY reviews A Very British Witchcraft TV documentary
NIA JONES recounts the magnificence of Welsh legend Huw Llwyd of Cynfal Fawrw Llwyd of Cynfal Fawr, The Mercenary and Sorcerer of North Wales
TRACY MONGER recalls some strange "witchcraft" events in Stradbroke Village, Suffolk from 1599
Bridget Cleary was Ireland's last person to be burned as a witch - in 1895! ANDREW GARVEY reports...
These strange and wonderful love spells & curses have used in the UK over the centuries, says JON KANEKO-JAMES