Tag: Royalty

Hever Castle: Watch Out For Anne Boleyn’s Ghost!

Hever Castle
Historic Hever Castle in Kent is haunted by former queen Anne Boleyn and other mysterious phantoms, says RICK HALE

10 Things You Need to Know About Guy Fawkes Night

November 5 is around the corner. Here's 10 things you should know about Guy Fawkes Night.

Oswestry market town’s murderous dark past

The gory murder and possible crucifixation of a defeated king is behind the name of Oswestry, a Shropshire village and well, says PHILIP DAVIES

Warwick Castle, a guide to its ghosts and haunted history

Warwick Castle, pictured here in 1908, has had a long and bloody history... and has plenty of ghosts!
Warwick Castle has a rich and dark history, including plenty of ghosts says RICK HALE

10 Weird Things about King James IV of Scotland

King James IV of Scotland
Here are some strange facts about the 15th Century Scottish King James IV, from guest writer KEITH COLEMAN

Royal phantoms of haunted Hampton Court Palace revealed

Hampton Court Palace - once owned by King Henry VIII - is a hive of paranormal activity. RICK HALE reveals its many hauntings...

Where To Find The Ghosts of King Henry VIII’s wives

Guest writer TAYLA McRAE lists the haunts of the ghostly former wives of King Henry VIII

Scottish royal phantoms and spectres still haunt Linlithgow Palace’s ghostly passages

linlithgow palace
RYAN O'NEILL investigates the royal hauntings of Linlithgow Palace in West Lothian, Scotland, including Mary Queen of Scots

16 spookiest Tower of London ghosts and hauntings

Tower of London
MJ STEEL COLLINS lists the most disturbing Tower of London ghosts and hauntings

Black dogs and other terrifying warnings of death

Black Dog
Guest writer K.B. GODDARD ponders the legends of portents of death around the Spooky Isles

Glamis Castle Ghosts: 10 Terrifying Facts

Glamis Castle Scotland Earl Beardie, monster of glamis
Glamis Castle has some dark secrets within its haunted halls, says guest writer KEITH COLEMAN

The Life and Afterlives of Mary Queen of Scots

Mary Queen Scots Ghost
MJ STEEL COLLINS takes an extensive look at the ghosts and haunted places associated with Mary Queen of Scots

Haunted Westminster Abbey: A Ghostly Guide

Westminster Abbey is full of ghosts. ANN MASSEY provides a guide to these abbey's paranormal activity!

10 historic disappearances that are still a mystery

NIA JONES tells us about 10 famous, yet inexplicable disappearances

England’s 10 Most Notable Graves

NIA JONES takes us on a virtual walk among the tombstones with 10 of England's Most Notable Graves

What Happened to the Princes in The Tower?

Princes in the Tower
JAY HOLLIS says Richard III has long been blamed for the murders of his young nephews but there's a question whether the Princes in the Tower were even killed at all!

Bram Stoker and the Legend of the Bisley Boy

Bram Stoker and the Legend of the Bisley Boy
NIA JONES recounts the intriguing tale of Bram Stoker and the Legend of the Bisley Boy

Royal Haunting at Blickling Hall, Norfolk

Anne Boleyn and her family are just some of the ghostly inhabitants of Blickling Hall in Norfolk, TRACY MONGER writes

As May 19th approaches… don’t lose your head

ISABELLE KING is counting down the days until 19th May when the headless ghost of Anne Boleyn is said to appear at Blickling Hall

Ghost Hunting with Richard III

MJ WAYLAND tells us what confirmation of King Richard III's bones in Leicester car park means for ghost hunting in the East Midlands city

England’s 5 Bloodiest Royal Executions

Royal executions
STEWART KING celebrates Her Majesty's 60 years on the throne by listing his Top 5 Royal Executions


Bretforton, The Village of Grim Death

Beware the charm of Bretforton in Worcestershire, it's full of ghosts, says RICK HALE
Beware the charm of Bretforton in Worcestershire, it has a gruesome past and it's full of ghosts, says RICK HALE

Blennerville Windmill, A Paranormal Investigation

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

York: 5 Haunted Places to Visit

Haunted York
York, some claim, is the "Most Haunted City in England". MIKE COVELL looks at some of its spookiest locations...

Bradford: 5 Haunted Places to Visit

Haunted Bradford
Bradford in West Yorkshire has plenty of places you can see a ghost - KAI ROBERTS picks his favourite haunted places.

Edinburgh: Top 30 Haunted Places to Visit

Edinburgh is one of the UK's most haunted places to visit. MJ STEEL COLLINS tells you where to find a ghost in the Scottish capital