Badgers are entrenched in British and Irish Folklore with many believing they have supernatural power, says HELEN JR BRUCE
Foxes play a key role in British folklore and superstition. HELEN JR BRUCE reveals the magic of these sly creatures...
Rats have always been surrounded by folklore, says CALLUM CAMPBELL. Here are 10 rat superstitions for you to gnaw on!
Bees are part of life in the British Isles, and part of darkness and death. GAYLE FIDLER tells local bee superstition.
CLAIRE BARRAND tells us about the folklore of fire-gazing
CLAIRE BARRAND discusses folklore in the kitchen and the rules we must follow to ensure we don't have back luck!
CLAIRE BARRAND explains the superstitions and customs of Beltane in Wales, the Gaelic May Day festival...
There's a web of beliefs spun surrounding spiders superstition, says RHEA SEREN PHILLIPS
CLAIRE BARRAND tells us about Friday the 13th superstitions from Wales...
ANN MASSEY reveals some strange and wonderful superstitions surrounding black cats through the centuries...
ANN MASSEY tells us of 13 Irish superstitions we should be aware of - just in case!
CLAIRE BARRAND tells us how to bury your dead in Wales and the superstitions and rituals that remain today.
Ladybirds are aplenty at the moment. CLAIRE BARRAND takes a look at the folklore and superstition surrounding these magical little beetles
Friday the 13th July 1894 was a miserably unlucky day, reports ANDREW GARVEY
PAUL MOYNIHAN takes a look at the origins of Friday the 13th and why it's considered unlucky!
ANN MASSEY gives us some tips on protecting our infants from being swapped for Changelings!