Tag: Tyne and Wear

Tyne and Wear is a metropolitan and ceremonial county in North-East England.

It includes Newcastle upon Tyne, Sunderland, Gateshead, South Shields, Tynemouth, Washington, Wallsend, Jarrow, Longbenton and Whitley Bay.

Tyne and Wear articles on Spooky Isles

The South Shields Poltergeist – 15 Years On

South Shields Poltergeist
Paranormal investigator and author DARREN W. RITSON looks back on his involvement in one of England's most shocking paranormal cases, The South Shields Poltergeist...

Souter Lighthouse, Most Haunted REVIEW

Most Haunted - Mary King's Close
CHRISTINE MILLER takes a look back at Most Haunted: Souter Lighthouse

I saw a ghost in a haunted Newcastle upon Tyne social...

NORMAN DUNBAR tells how he saw a ghost in a haunted Newcastle upon Tyne social club in the 1990s

Sunderland: Top 5 Haunted Places to Visit

Haunted Sunderland ghosts
Sunderland has many a grim and dark tale from its ancient history, says LH DAVIES.

Newcastle’s haunted Victoria Tunnel

Victoria Tunnel Newcastle
L.H. DAVIES describes the dark history of Newcastle-on-Tyne's spooky Victoria Tunnel

Sunderland’s Ghostly Cauld Lad of Hylton

Hylton Castle
The Cauld Lad of Hylton, the pathetic ghost of a murdered stablehand, still haunts Hylton Castle in Sunderland, L.H. DAVIES reports 

Newcastle Upon Tyne: 5 Haunted Places to Visit

LEE D. MUNRO explores some of the most spooky hauntings in the North East city of Newcastle Upon Tyne

The Keep: Newcastle’s Most Haunted?

Newcastle Keep
LEE. D. MUNRO says Newcastle's Keep is well-worth visiting for those interested in the paranormal

Cleadon, a village of ghosts and monstrous beasts

Cleadon Old Mill
L.H. DAVIES says Cleadon in north-east England has more than its fair share of paranormal goings-on!

Witches Justice: How the accused turned the tables on the Witchfinder

L.H. DAVIES describes how Scottish witchfinders were brought down to Newcastle in 1649 to deal with some "witches"


The Spirit Of Dark And Lonely Water

RICHARD PHILLIPS-JONES looks at a not-so-obvious icon of Brit-horror, the 1970s Public Information Film

10 Great Women from Gothic Horror

KAJA FRANCK counts down 10 deadly British literary ladies

Hammer Frankenstein films, ranked from best to worst

Frankenstein and the Monster from Hell 1974
RICHARD PHILLIPS-JONES makes the hard decisions and ranks his favourite Hammer Frankenstein films!

A Beginner’s Guide to Hauntings: How to tell a spirit from a ghost!

haunting ghost
JANET QUINLIVAN explains how a ghost is not just a ghost by giving us a beginners guide to the types of hauntings that may occur.

Eastbourne: Top 5 Haunted Places to Visit

SELENE PAXTON-BROOKS explores the spooky side of Eastbourne in East Sussex