Ghosts in the news

The Case of the Ghostly Legs

22 March 2016 | Bizarre

A very interesting but rather bizarre case of a haunting at a pub is described in an article in the  Rossendale Free Press – ghostly children’s legs!… Paranormal investigators have been called into a pub after a series of strange incidents continue to leave its inhabitants spooked. Carl Williams, landlord of the 191-year-old Craven Heifer in Rawtenstall and his fiancee Liz Corcoran, are used to the taps running of their own accord in the ladies’ toilets when the pub is closed and their two-year-old daughter talking to an invisible presence at the cellar door. But after a ghostly pair of child’s legs appeared on photographs of their cellar steps, Carl invited ghost hunter and former Rossendale resident Chris Andrews and his Club Zero Paranormal team to bring in their ghost

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A Haunted Coal Mine?

17 March 2016 | Evidence?, Ghosts in the news, Haunted

Many years ago, I spent several summers on Cap Breton Island in Canada. I visited the coal mining museum – I didn’t find it creepy at all. It was very interesting. Now, however, paranormal investigators have been there too and turned up strange sounds, voices and more besides…. you can read about it on the News Atlantic website and watch the short video too….. creepy!! A group of paranormal investigators believe there could be spirits haunting abandoned mines in Glace Bay, N.S. After hearing about some spooky encounters at the Cape Breton Miners Museum, Jason Murphy and his investigative team decided they wanted to check things out for themselves. “For us, it was just to come see if there’s anything here. So many men were lost in mining accidents, it

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Ghost or Fake?

10 March 2016 | Ghosts in the news

The Daily Mail is running a story about a Scots ghost hunter who believes he may have captured the ghost of a 300-year old witch on his camera…. on the other hand who knows and as the headlines suggests, it could also be a fake. What do you think? Here is the photo…. and here is the article…..

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Combining Paranormal and Striptease (NSFW)

02 February 2016 | Bizarre, Ghosts in the news

As if the paranormal wasn’t bizarre enough, a ghost hunting show out of Thailand on youtube also features sexy young girls stripping……. Not sure if its a winning combination but it certainly is pretty weird.

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Hearing Voices….

26 January 2016 | Evidence?, Ghosts in the news

Here is an interesting article from the Epoch Times by Tara MacIsaac about ghost voices and EVP along the lines of my book – Ghosts In The Machines. In Beyond Science, Epoch Times explores research and accounts related to phenomena and theories that challenge our current knowledge. We delve into ideas that stimulate the imagination and open up new possibilities. Share your thoughts with us on these sometimes controversial topics in the comments section below. When it comes to the phenomenon of purportedly hearing ghost voices, some studies have shown there’s a small chance there’s really something supernatural to it. Some other studies, however, have shown it’s most likely people subjectively hearing what they want or expect to hear in random noise. Some of the most stunning cases are hard

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North Wales Police Called Out 57 Times For Paranormal Incidents

02 January 2016 | Ghosts in the news

An intriguing article today regarding the North wales Police and call outs for zombies, witches and ghosts…… New North Wales: NORTH Wales has more than its fair share of strange goings on – with police being called to almost 60 paranormal incidents in recent years. This land of myths and story-telling has a rich culture of the unusual and figures from the police show that spooky events happen more than you would think. Police across North Wales have been called out to 57 complaints of witches, ghosts, zombies, vampires and aliens since 2010. The figures show there have been 10 calls concerning witches, 21 about ghosts, two involving zombies, two involving vampires and 22 concerning aliens between 2010 and 2015. None of the incidents led to any arrests. The figures

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Spooky Australian Graveyard Attracting Interest

17 December 2015 | Evidence?, Ghost Hunting, Ghosts in the news

News Local for Sydney, Australia has a really great story by Joanne Vella with images regarding a spooky graveyard there and its collection of ghosts…. USING a high spectrum camera, paranormal investigators have captured what they believe is an ‘anomaly’ at St Bartholomew’s Cemetery in Sydney’s west and it’s an image that will undoubtedly have sceptics scoffing and believers transfixed.Fuelling a sceptic’s cynicism, the image was captured on Halloween night when one of the regular tours was held at the Prospect cemetery — known to locals as “St Bart’s”. The anomaly was snapped at the burial place of explorer William Lawson and other early settlers. Many believe the cemetery and church, opened in 1841 and destroyed by fire in 1989, is haunted. Four members of Sydney South West Paranormal Investigators

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Sex With A Ghost??

20 November 2015 | Bizarre

In the news today is a lady who claims she has sex with ghost lovers…. Here is the article…. Ke$ha is not the only one having sex with ghosts. Spectrophilia is a very real phenomena, and many people claim to have sexual relations with phantoms. In fact, many of these people are respectable and quite sane, so it makes it hard to just chalk up their experiences as figments of a warped imagination. Some people who have had or continue to have a sexual relationship with the paranormal are surprisingly open and vocal about it. Sian Jameson (left in cover photo), for example, says shed had an affair with the ghost of an artist who passed away more than 100 years ago. His name was Robert. Sian is a writer,

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A Pub With Otherworld Visitors?

30 October 2015 | Ghosts in the news

An Arizona news site is carrying an interesting story about a local English-style pub and restaurant that might be worth a visit if you enjoy the paranormal. Apparently, workers there have experienced glasses and bottles flying off shelves, voices and other phenomena including one bar maid who had a ghost pinch her bottom! You can read all about it at the news site here.   CBS 5 – KPHO

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Ghostly Fingerprints?

19 October 2015 | Bizarre, Ghosts in the news

The Express & Echo reports a sinister little event in Torquay, Devon, England. A paranormal event witnessed fingerprints inside a glass case housing a mummy……… During a paranormal experience at Torquay Museum, participants were left “freaked” out after finger-and—thumb prints appeared on the inside of a mummy case which had not been opened for years. The event on Friday night was run by the museum and the Real Investigators of the Paranormal who claimed there was ‘quite a lot of activity’ and a few contacts with the dead were made. Carl Smith, from Torquay Museum, said: “The weirdest thing was that we have a mummy, which we believe is Devon’s only human mummy. During the night on the inside of the case we saw what we believe were handprints on

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Talking To Yourself

09 October 2015 | Bizarre, Ghosts in the news

There is a very interesting little article in the Southside Times called Haunts & Jaunts: Paranormal occurrences about how not all paranormal incidents involve ghosts. The article discusses conversations people had had with relatives or even themselves (!) thinking that the person really was there only to find out that they were completely alone. How do you explain that I wonder? One example quoted in the article – One woman had a loud conversation with her brother, with them yelling throughout their house. Her brother’s voice eventually trailed off into an unintelligible mumble. It turned out she was the only one at home! Her parents have since experienced hearing each other’s voices, and that of the brother.

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Trying To Sell Your Haunted House?

07 October 2015 | Ghosts in the news, Haunted

Selling real estate can be difficult enough but what if your property comes with some special extras included? The Taos County association of Realtors recently provided some good advice on this topic as follows; Every house has a history, but what if the house you are trying to sell has a history that is a bit more, er, ghoulish than most? If you or your community believes a house is haunted, it can make selling it a bit more challenging. However, there are several options for someone with a spooky property to sell. Just follow a few simple steps to get the haunted house off your hands. The first thing you will want to establish is if you are required to inform potential buyers of their future paranormal roommates. To

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Do Ghosts Exist?

05 September 2015 | Ghosts in the news

A fascinating look in IndiaToday at whether ghosts exist using 5 stories….. Ghosts, spirits, paranormal – these words have accompanied the existence of men since time unknown. The existence of paranormal elements have been felt by many, supported by many more but no one has been able to find enough evidence to prove it. Some have refuted the idea, some have criticised those who believe in the presence of spirits. Though it has not yet been possible to prove their existence, we bring you five real life documented paranormal experiences that will make you think twice here.

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Paranormal Investigators Capture A Chair Moving By Itself

28 August 2015 | Evidence?, Ghost Hunting, Ghosts in the news

An interesting report in the Daily Express in which there is footage of a chair moving by itself…. what do you think? See the story about the haunted house in Newcastle

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Derby paranormal team Darkness Falls tell us a ghostly story

26 August 2015 | Ghosts in the news

The following article appeared in the Derby Telegraph recently…..   Derby paranormal investigators, Phil Newton and medium Patricia Farrar have agreed to share some of their ghost stories with us. This week, they recall when they visited a house that was experiencing some rather strange activity… “We got a phone call from a lady who’s not so very far away from Darley Park. She was having trouble in her house.” Patricia explains. “Lights were cracking and breaking, things were being moved around. She asked me if I’d come and look around the place. “I went round and blessed it and cleared it. Everything was fine until about a month later and she got back in touch with me again and said everything had cracked off again. “I asked her if

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