Rusalka (Water Nymph)

In Russian mythology, the Rusalka were young beautiful naked women who lived in the rivers and lakes who emerged to give the fields moisture so farmers crops would grow and give life to the earth.

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Is the Stockbridge Bypass the most haunted road in England

Created to provide a quicker link between Sheffield and Manchester in the north of England, the Stocksbridge Bypass is said to be one of the most haunted roads in Europe. There are regular reports of strange children playing in the fields at the side of the carriageway  and then they disappear,  or of figures suddenly […]

The Legend of Spring-Heeled Jack

When we think of the Victorian era we think of a time os science and the age of reason but running alongside this was  a belief in the Paranormal it was the age of mediums, fortune tellers, Phrenology( the art of reading your fortune through the bumps on your head) Fairies at the bottom of […]

Houdini and Doyle

Harry Houdini is one of the most famous magicians and escape artists of 1900s.   But did you know he was fascinated by the paranormal and after his mother’s death he went looking for ways to communicate with her? This lead him to many spiritualists and physics, but after many attempts in trying to reach his mother he […]

Raynham Hall and the Lady in Brown

Raynham Hall in Norfolk was built-in 1619 by Robert Townhsend and is believed by many to be one of the most haunted houses in England. And this is all down to the Brown Lady Dorothy Walpole who was  married to Charles 2nd Viscount Townshend  the head of the house of common’s. She died 1726 and […]

Dunluce Castle

Dunluce Castle stands on a rocky outcrop just off the coast of County Antrim in Northern Ireland. Although it stands in ruin today, Dunluce Castle is one of Ireland’s oldest and finest castles. Built in the 14th century, the castle was besieged and defended by rival Irish & British families for generations, because of this […]