Tag: Wiltshire

Wiltshire is a ceremonial county in South-West England.

It includes Swindon, Salisbury, Trowbridge and Chippenham.

Wiltshire articles on Spooky Isles

Imber: Abandoned Ghost Town of Wiltshire

The ancient Wiltshire village of Imber has been deserted since WW2 to allow for military training. The people may have left but the village's ghosts remain, says RICK HALE

Visit Grovely Wood and its haunting terrors

Emma Heard Grovely Wood
Guest writer EMMA HEARD, from Weird Wiltshire, says you'll be in for a big surprise when you go into the ancient woodlands of Grovely...

Avebury Stone Circles and their ancient mysteries

Avebury Stones in Wiltshire
Avebury Stone Circles are said to be home to quite the amount of paranormal activity, and there is even one case of an unnerving time slip, says CHRISTINE MILLER

Old Sarum, the rise and fall of an ancient settlement

Old Sarum from the sky
Old Sarum near Salisbury is one of England's most ancient and mysterious settlements with a rich and dark history....

Is the Avebury Red Lion Pub, the Most Haunted Pub Ever?

Avebury Red Lion Pub in Wiltshire
The Avebury Red Lion pub in Wiltshire connects with ancient stone circles - is it any wonder it's been named one of the world's most haunted pubs, says CHRISTINE MILLER

The Black Swan Hotel and Devizes: Great British Ghosts (S1, E7)

Great British Ghosts
CHRISTINE MILLER continues her look at Great British Ghosts with series one, episode seven: The Black Swan Hotel and a Ghost Tour of Devizes

The Warminster Thing, UFO over Wiltshire

In the 1960s, Wiltshire became the centre of a UFO sensation known as The Warminster Thing , says RICK HALE

Old Bell Hotel Malmesbury haunted by supernatural forces that won’t budge

The Old Bell Hotel in Malmesbury
The ghosts are active at the Old Bell Hotel, one of Britain's oldest hotels, says RICK HALE

Ghosts wander Wardour Castle and its haunted forest

Haunted Wardour Castle is scarred from centuries of bloodied history
Wardour Castle near Salisbury is surrounded by dense forest and a history of ghosts, says RICK HALE

Welcome to the real Devil’s End, as seen in Doctor Who:...

The real-life locations of Devil's End in the classic Doctor Who serial The Daemons can be seen in Aldbourne in Wiltshire.
BARRY McCANN goes behind the scenes of Doctor Who classic The Daemon's and visits the real Devil's End - Aldbourne, Wiltshire

Salisbury: 5 Haunted Places to Visit

Salisbury is one of England's most haunted cities. SOPHIE ROSE CLARKE looks at its ghosts and spirits

England’s 4 Most Haunted Army Barracks

Fulwood Barracks
BECKY KEANE gives us four of England's Most Haunted Army Barracks....

Avebury Stones and The Red Lion: Most Haunted REVIEW

Most Haunted - Mary King's Close
ANDREW HOMER looks back on Most Haunted: Avebury Stones and The Red Lion

The Gruesome Death of Robert Wilfred Skeffington Lutwidge

Fisherton House Asylum
ANDREW GARVEY reports on the gruesome murder of Lewis Carroll's uncle,

Is Stonehenge, an Ancient Burial Site or Computer?

What is Stonehenge
JON KANEKO-JAMES begins his new column Wyrd Britain exploring the magical Stonehenge


Real-life Christmas Ghost Stories That Will Make You Shudder

Rufford Abbey, real Christmas ghost story
Guest writer PETER CRAWLEY reveals these real-life English hauntings eerily reminiscent of your classic Christmas ghost story...

Ludlow: 5 Haunted Places to Visit

ANDREW HOMER reveals five haunted places to visit in Ludlow, Shropshire

20 things you never knew about The Curse Of Frankenstein (1957)

Italian poster for Hammer's 1957 Curse of Frankenstein
RICHARD PHILLIPS-JONES heads to the lab to cook up 20 facts about The Curse of Frankenstein (1957)

Confessions of a Jack the Ripper Tour Guide

Ripperologist TREVOR BOND reveals what it's like to be a professional Jack the Ripper tour guide in London's East End

St David, Wales’ patron saint: 10 Facts You Need To Know

St David's Day
It's St David's Day - here are 10 fascinating facts about the patron saint of Wales, from CALLUM CAMPBELL