DR KAJA FRANCK digs deep into Bram Stoker's working notes to reveal the real inspiration behind the King of Vampires, Count Dracula
ANN MASSEY O’REGAN gets us ready for Halloween with these real life monsters from Ireland's folklore
CHRIS NEWTON continues his series on Nigel Kneale's classic horror, Beasts with What Big Eyes...
RICHARD PHILLIPS-JONES looks at 20th Century-Fox's attempt to enter Universal's horror territory, The Undying Monster.
KAJA FRANCK ponders whether the Dracula's Guest short story was really a prequel to Dracula
SIMON BALL reviews werewolves on a train horror flick, Howl 2015
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
Just in time for Halloween, RICHARD PHILLIPS-JONES introduces "An Evening with Boris Karloff and His Friends"
KAJA FRANCK says writers have long used children's innate ability for violence to develop horrifying fiction
SIMON BALL reviews The Beast Must Die (1974)
ALAN MURDIE examines The Enfield Haunting from the perspective of The Ghost Club, whose members Maurice Grosse and Guy Lyon Playfair were central to the case
BARRY McCANN looks at the hexed China that once belonged to a Cumbrian witch!
SARAH BLAIR-DICKINSON looks at Harry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix
DAVID SAUNDERSON discusses his thoughts on Chapter 8 of Bram Stoker's Dracula
Baby farming involved poor mothers giving their infants up or adoption with the hope they would find a better life. Guest writer NICOLA CARPENTER explains some of these babies found anything but a happy home ...
Spooky Isles interviews Tracey Everett, from Essex-based Pitsea Paranormal
Today DOM COOPER continues his SPOOKY SOUNDS SUNDAY series focusing on Wil Malone's eerie main theme from the British 1972 Donald Pleasence horror classic Death Line.
RHEA SEREN PHILLIPS shines a light on the Werewolves of Wales!
An Irish priest discovers a couple of werewolves looking for absolution in this ancient tale retold by ANN O'REGAN
M J STEEL COLLINS tells the frightening tale of ancient curses and modern day werewolves in North East England
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