DR KAJA FRANCK digs deep into Bram Stoker's working notes to reveal the real inspiration behind the King of Vampires, Count Dracula
RICHARD PHILLIPS-JONES looks at 20th Century-Fox's attempt to enter Universal's horror territory, The Undying Monster.
ANN MASSEY O’REGAN gets us ready for Halloween with these real life monsters from Ireland's folklore
KAJA FRANCK ponders whether the Dracula's Guest short story was really a prequel to Dracula
SIMON BALL reviews 2015 werewolves on a train flick Howl
RICHARD PHILLIPS-JONES commemorates a great horror season from his youth - 30 years ago this week!
Spooky Isles talks to rising star Emma Dark about her new horror short, Seize the Night
Birkenhead's Bidston Hill has had everything from ghosts, satanists and UFOs haunt its beautiful surrounds, says guest writer LAUREN JONES