Author Archives: Flying Rat York

July 8

Originally posted: 18/07/2011 as part of The Fleece Files Firstly, a missing post from June, circa 19 (that was the date I was told this but it had happened a few days earlier). Two of the staff had walked up … Continue reading

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June 24

Originally posted: 24/06/2011 as part of The Fleece Files Stood in the back bar of the Golden Fleece this morning, landlady Steph asked me if I had heard the voice of a man coming from the corridor leading to the … Continue reading

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June 22

Originally posted: 23/06/2011 as part of The Fleece Files Today’s report from the Golden Fleece doesn’t seem like much, just a kettle being slammed down. This particular kettle had been left on top of the ice machine in one of … Continue reading

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View From The Bar… a bit of background information

Originally posted: 21/06/2011 as part of The Fleece Files The Golden Fleece is reputedly the most haunted pub in the city which is reputedly the most haunted city in the world… working there, it would be rude not to start … Continue reading

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Scream Until You Like It

Originally posted: 27/10/2010 Hallowe’en: great for the little kids to dress up, have some mild terror, eat lots of sweets… but what about the big kids? You want big scares and big screams this year, try York Maze’s Hallowscream. I … Continue reading

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Illuminating Time in York Dungeon

Originally posted: 22/10/2010 New exhibition at York Dungeon for Hallowe’en: the history of Jack O’Lantern. I was invited to the launch evening, and despite knowing the route and what happens, even I jumped a couple of times! I can’t give … Continue reading

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Its life Jim, but not as we know it

Originally posted: 22/10/2010 The latest paranormal photo to appear in the local paper, The Press, of what was believed to be a UFO, has sadly been removed. It technically is, in that its unidentified, has wings, and its an object. … Continue reading

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A Bit of Light Relief

Originally posted 08/10/2010 I thought I’d share this moment of insanity just to show how surreal the life of a professional ghost hunter is. Earlier this year I had a night out that had to take the biscuit as being … Continue reading

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Facing the Past

Originally posted: 19/06/2010 More reflection photos, sorry but this time I can’t tell you where they were taken as we were sworn to secrecy. All I can say is that the building is *only* 100 years old, but on a … Continue reading

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York Ghost Festival 2010 – biggest so far!

Originally posted: 19/06/2010 Woot! Check out the website, we’re in for a busy one! Of course, this early in the year there’s a lot of TBA and TBC about, but I can confirm unofficially that there’s three investigations booked in … Continue reading

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