Ghosts Episodes

Sept. 30, 2022

Rest In Peace: Dark Cemetery Tales

Cemeteries are designed as places for the dead to rest in peace. In today's podcast we explore dark history and tales of the supernatural involving cemeteries and how sometimes finding eternal rest was not always so easy to c...

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Sept. 23, 2022

A Haunted History Of Invisible Women: True Stories of America's Ghosts

Joining me today are the authors behind the book 'A Haunted History Of Invisible Women: True Stories of America's Ghosts' a book which explores sorrowful widows, vengeful jezebels, innocent maidens, wronged lovers, former sla...

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Sept. 9, 2022

Evenings and Avenues- Hauntings in the Outskirts

"It begins with a haunting whisper. A shadow slinks behind the rich woodwork in an old heritage house. Stairs creak. You make your way down a darkened hall and bathed in an ethereal chill your skin prickles...." Extract from ...

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Aug. 26, 2022

The Ghosts Of Woodchester Mansion with Chris Howley

Joining me today to explore Woodchester Mansion is Chris Howley who has been the Paranormal Supervisor there since 2006. Chris has been a highly respected paranormal investigator for many years and has appeared on a number of...

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Aug. 12, 2022

Olde Tudor Ghosts- An Exploration of Ham House and Speke Hall

In today's episode we explore the history and hauntings of two incredible Tudor properties Ham House and Speke Hall. These rare and atmospheric properties share glimpses of intriguing characters from the past, rumours of murd...

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Aug. 5, 2022

The History and Hauntings of Derby Gaol with Richard Felix

Derby has a reputation for being a hotbed of ghostly goings on. Stories of ghostly activities span generations. In fact it’’s difficult to turn a corner in the city without hearing a nerve jangling tale of things that go bump...

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July 29, 2022

The Grey Ghost- The Haunting History of the Queen Mary

Internationally recognised, the historic floating hotel and museum attracts thousands of visitors every year. It has also attracted a number of unearthly guests over the years. In fact, some say the Queen Mary is one of the m...

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July 22, 2022

“I Would Still Be Drowned in Tears”: Spiritualism in Abraham Lincoln'…

Joining me today is author and historian Michelle Hamilton to discuss her book "I Would Still Be Drowned in Tears" which sheds light on the Lincoln's interest in Spiritualism and proves that Mary Lincoln may not have been the...

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July 8, 2022

The Pit of Ghosts- Haunting Stories From Deep in The Earth

It is not hard to find ghost stories and accounts from people reporting paranormal activity from areas that lie deeper underground. These were often dangerous locations to work in and notorious for accidents and tragedy. They...

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July 1, 2022

Haunting Tales of a Victorian Crime- The Ghost of Fanny Adams

Alton in Hampshire, England, is home to a particular tragic and haunting story. A story that captured newspapers and imaginations at the time and would go on to create macabre words and phrases that are still used today but f...

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May 6, 2022

Ghosts and Folklore from Shropshire with Amy Boucher

Joining me in today's podcast is Amy Boucher a writer and folklorist who focuses on her native Shropshire. She is a passionate advocate of Shropshire’s folklore, ghostlore and local history, and the role these play in preserv...

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April 8, 2022

The Empty Chair

Roy Jenkins concludes in his biography of Sir Winston Churchill that: . ....Churchill, with all his idiosyncracies, his indulgences, his occasional childishness, but also his genius, his tenacity and his persistent ability (t...

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April 1, 2022

Life Departing Visibly

In today's podcast we step into the lives of some of the world's greatest literary writers. We explore their experiences of death and the afterlife and how in some cases this set them on new paths of exploration. As Beth …

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Dec. 24, 2021

Ghosts of The Future Yet To Come

And so we reach the last strike of the clock, as we enter the Witching Hour. In A Christmas Carol the Ghost of Christmas Future is introduced as an ominous and silent figure, "...a solemn Phantom, draped and hooded, coming, …

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Dec. 10, 2021

Bring Out Your Dead- The Haunting History of a Plague Village

In 1665 a tailor from Eyam ordered a box of materials relating to his trade from London. He unwittingly triggered a terrifying and deadly chain of events that would lead to 260 recorded deaths. Between the first death and the...

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