Tag: Witch Trials

There have been many witch trials in British and Irish history, including the most infamous, the Pendle Witch Trials in Lancashire in 1612.

Pardon the Pendle Witches: Sign The Petition

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Pendle Hill Witches
Spooky Isles supports a campaign to Pardon the Pendle Witches...

5 Powerful Scottish Witch Memorials

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GREGOR STEWART tells about some of the witch memorials that have been setup around Scotland to pay tribute to them

The Orkney Witch Memorial Plaque

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GREGOR STEWART reveals the sad story of the Orkney Witches, in this exclusive extract from Witch Memorials of Scotland

Shadows of Pendle: Barry McCann author INTERVIEW

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Barry McCann, editor of Spooky Isles’ new anthology, Shadow of Pendle, talks Pendle Witches with CHRISTINE MILLER

The Inverkip Witch Trials

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Inverkip
Witch trials swept Scotland in the 17th century and the tiny village of Inverkip was not immune, says CHRISTINE MILLER

Great Yarmouth: 5 Haunted Places to Visit

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Great Yarmouth: SELENE PAXTON-BROOKS hunts out the ghosts and most haunted places in this Norfolk coastal town...

Who were the Witches of Belvoir?

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Witches of Belvoir
Who were the Witches of Belvoir?

Ireland’s 7 Nastiest Witch Trials in History

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Ireland has witnessed many disturbing and nasty witch trials over its history
ANN MASSEY takes a look at the seven most famous Irish witch trials

Was a mummied cat buried in secret Pendle Hill witches’ cottage?

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Witch Cottage Pendle Hill
BARRY McCann looks at 'Lancashire's Tutankhamen's Tomb' - a supposed witches' cottage near Pendle Hill that had been buried for unknown reasons...

Jennet Device: Whatever happened to the Pendle Witch child?

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Pendle Witch child Jennet Device
BARRY McCANN investigates what became of the Pendle Witch child, Jennet Device, following her explosive testimony...

Pendle Witches Guide: Where in the Hill to find them

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Pendle Hill Witches Guide Sign
BARRY McCann charts a Pendle Witches Guide of Pendle Hill

Jennet Device, the child witch who killed the Pendle Witches

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Ireland has witnessed many disturbing and nasty witch trials over its history
JON KANEKO-JAMES tell us the Pendle Witch executions were the result of the testimony of a little girl

Pendle Hill Special Most Haunted Live Halloween 2004 REVIEW

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Pendle Hill Special Most Haunted Live
BARRY McCANN looks back on Pendle Hill Special Most Haunted Live Halloween 2004

Islandmagee, Witchtrials, Devil Worship and Ghost Hunting

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Witches Justice
A 300-year-old witchtrial has put Islandmagee in Northern Ireland in the headlines, says SHARON CLARKE

Who were the Pendle Witches?

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L.H. DAVIES looks back at the story of the Pendle Witches of Lancashire, who were executed in 1612...

Curse of the Paisley Witches

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A dark curse from the Paisley Witches may still hang over the heads of MJ STEEL COLLINS' hometown of Paisley

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