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The statistics behind ghosts

The marvellous "Apparitions" by GNM Tyrrell is a book that has been a constant companion through my life as a ghost hunter/paranormal explorer. I...

Elliott O’Donnell personal archive sells for £25000

It is interesting to discover that Elliott O’Donnell’s personal archive recently sold for £25,000. Covering the majority of his working life and including a...

Jervaulx Abbey Visit

This week I visited North Yorkshire's Jervaulx Abbey situated between Masham and Middleham just north of Harrogate.  Scant on hauntings, the Abbey's nearest bridge...
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Capturing a (Welsh) Ghost

For a fortnight in February 1888 the inhabitants of some unnamed village on the outskirts of Shrewsbury were afraid of night terrors, or to...

Most Haunted at Ostrich Inn

In my article about The Ostrich Inn being haunted by "Britain's first serial killers" - see here - I discovered that The Ostrich Inn's...
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Syderstone reopened and the Ghosts of Old Somerset

In June 1833, the small, quiet Norfolk village of Syderstone hit the national headlines after a reported six weeks of strange occurrences. Centred on...
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Shoe Factory Ghost – 1970s

Another trip down memory lane and this time to 1970s Birmingham and to the demolished factory of Thomas Haddon and Stokes. One witness...

Learning more about American Ghosts

I have spent nearly four months researching and delving into America's archives hunting for reports of ghostly sightings and occurrences, and what an informative...

Haunted Norton Hall

Norton Hall Sheffield sits with an area rich in ghost and folklore tales, surrounding the Hall are stories of phantom carriages, white ladies and...

Working with the Devil (TV Production Companies)

I've been lucky enough to consult and appear on a number of TV shows from 'Ghost Hunter's International' to 'Ghost Hunting with', from 'Come...