Tag: Yorkshire and the Humber

Swintsy Hall: Dark History Behind Gareth Southgate’s Haunted Mansion

Swintsy Hall
Haunted Swintsy Hall in North Yorkshire is home to England manager Gareth Southgate and a terrifying ghost story, says RICK HALE

West Yorkshire’s Most Haunted Places to Visit

West Yorkshire
ANDY OWENS picks his favourite ghost stories and haunted places in spooky West Yorkshire

South Yorkshire’s Most Haunted Places to Visit

St James Church in Midhopestones, South Yorkshire
South Yorkshire is full of ghosts and strange beings. ANDY OWENS gives us a flavour of the area's many mysterious hauntings...

North Yorkshire’s Most Haunted Places to Visit

Haunted North Yorkshire
North Yorkshire has many haunted sites with plenty to interest the professional and casual ghost hunter alike, says ANDY OWENS

Doncaster: 5 Haunted Places to Visit

Warmsworth Hall in Doncaster
STEVIE MILLER takes a trip to Doncaster to unearth 5 of the scariest haunted locations in the Yorkshire town. 

East Yorkshire: 5 Haunted Places to Visit

Historical image showing The Green at Atwick, the stone cross on the left of the image is said to be haunted by a strange white lady. 
MIKE COVELL reveals East Yorkshire's creepiest and most haunted places to visit just in time for Halloween...

Ghostly Spirits Still Linger at Old Silent Inn

Old Silent Inn
The Old Silent Inn is an ideal base for exploring Haworth, Bronte Country, and surrounding West Yorkshire but you better ready for ghosts, says RICK HALE

Halifax: 5 Haunted Places to Visit

Halifax in West Yorkshire is a former textile town and is now the location for many TV programmes including Sally Wainwright’s Gentleman Jack. ANDY OWENS takes a look at five of the most haunted places there.

The Haunting Brontës of Haworth

Haunted Haworth Brontes
ADAM SARGANT, from Haunted Haworth, gives us the rundown on the ghostly sightings of the famous Bronte family in West Yorkshire and beyond!

Jennet Preston, The Pendle Witch of Yorkshire

Jennet Preston was the one Pendle Witch who was tried and executed alone in York for her alleged witchcraft crimes. BARRY McCANN describes how it happened.

Rotherham: 5 Haunted Places to Visit

CALLUM CAMPELL delves into the numerous inkblots of spooky history in South Yorkshire's Rotherham,

Willy Howe, The Haunted Fairy Mound of East Yorkshire

Willie Howe
Willy Howe, an ancient mount in East Yorkshire gives off an equal sense of unease and wonder, says MARK HOPPER

The Possession Of Richard Dugdale, The Surey Demoniac

Richard Dugdale was at the centre of an infamous 17th century possession case in rural northern England, says RICK HALE
Richard Dugdale was at the centre of an infamous 17th century possession case in rural northern England, says RICK HALE

The Druid’s Temple, Yorkshire’s ancient folly

Druid's Temple, Marsham, Yorkshire
The Druid’s Temple is a fascinating 19th century built folly near Ilton in North Yorkshire which reveals our remote, forgotten past...

7 Most Haunted York Pubs To Visit

The Hole in the Wall pub in York
York Pubs are known as some of the most haunted inns in England. Little wonder considering York itself is an ancient, medieval city. Here are seven of York's most haunted pubs for you to visit and enjoy a spirit or two...

The Fleece Inn, Elland: Yorkshire’s Most Terrifying Pub?

The Fleece Inn in Elland, West Yorkshire
CHRISTINE MILLER heads to The Fleece Inn in Elland, Yorkshire, where up to 15 ghosts are said to frequent.

Burton Agnes Hall, England’s most horrifying haunting

Burton Agnes Hall, one of England’s greatest hauntings, has been engulfed in terrifying spectral goings on for centuries, says RICK HALE

Did I Live in Haworth During a Past Life?

Haworth Old Hall
Guest writer KAREN GUNNING tells us a strange link between Bristol and Haworth that got her thinking about a past life

Kevin Spindloe, Paranormal Research York Interview

Kevin Spindloe talks to Spooky Isles about Paranormal Research York and why York is the best place anywhere for ghosthunting....

Stocksbridge Bypass, England’s most haunted highway

Horrors haunt the Stocksbridge Bypass linking Sheffield to Manchester in the north of England, says RICK HALE

Haworth: Five Haunted Places To Visit

Haworth in West Yorkshire is full of ghosts and hauntings, says CHRISTINE MILLER

5 Haunted Haworth Pubs in West Yorkshire

Haworth Old Hall
CHRISTINE MILLER heads to West Yorkshire to find out about the ghosts and hauntings of Haworth pubs

Black Bull, Most Haunted REVIEW

Most Haunted - Mary King's Close
CHRISTINE MILLER looks back on Most Haunted: The Black Bull

Alan Godfrey and the Yorkshire Alien Abduction

In 1980, Yorkshire policeman Alan Godfrey claimed he was abducted by aliens. RICK HALE looks back on this fascinating case.


Milton Keynes: 5 Haunted Places to Visit

Haunted Milton Keynes
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire, is packed full of haunted places to visit. SELENE PAXTON-BROOKS picks her favourites.

The Pied Bull: Guide to Chester’s Spookiest Pub

The Pied Bull in Cheshire
Chester's Pied Bull pub echos with ghostly phenomena from times long past, says RICK HALE

Shrewsbury: 5 Haunted Places to Visit

Shrewsbury is an ancient, medieval town with a spooky, haunted feel. Here are 5 of its most haunted places to visit.

6 Strangest Beings from Scottish Highland Folklore

Scottish Highland Folklore
MJ STEEL COLLINS reveals strange creatures encountered in Scottish Highland Folklore

Dark ghosts, not all human, at haunted Athelhampton House

Athelhampton House
RICK HALE delves into the historical mysteries and hauntings of Athelhampton House in Dorset