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Hallowe’en at Haunted – The Write Up & A Good Whinge

Thank you to everybody who sponsored me, I’m sure the Yorkshire Air Ambulance Charity will appreciate the donations. Two things I hadn’t anticipated – or not enough – about Hallowe’en night were: how cold it was going to be, and … Continue reading

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Hallowe’en 2012 live updates

2.20am I’ve been alone since 2am, at Haunted. The house itself is freezing, so at the moment I’m sticking close to a hot coffee and the radiator, although I have had a little wander about on my own. 3.30am I’ve been … Continue reading

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Tonight, tonight, won’t be just any night

So far this week I’ve made it in The Press, and done a brief, half-awake interview on the morning show on Radio York (7.20am on October 31 to be precise). I feel better for going back to bed for the … Continue reading

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York Ghost Festival 2012

In a moment of madness I came up with a great idea for Hallowe’en night: why don’t I spend it alone somewhere spooky… somewhere like Haunted. The better idea was doing it sponsored for the Yorkshire Air Ambulance Charity. I’ve … Continue reading

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Most Haunted City in Europe: Ten Years On

Originally posted: 15/04/2012 It’s probably fair to say that interest in the paranormal hasn’t waned in York. It’s been ten years since we were declared the most haunted city in the world (not Europe, we already had that accolade) by … Continue reading

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The Real Exorcist

Originally posted: 2011 Remember the fuss seven years ago about the televised exorcism on Channel 4, overshadowing the far more interesting programme on the same subject on BBC2? It wasn’t, as claimed, the first televised exorcism. In the same year … Continue reading

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York Ghost Festival 2011

Originally posted: October 2011 We’re off! Eighth York Ghost Festival, second Yorkshire GhostFest, both now underway. I’m not doing my own investigation this year, instead I will be at Haunted, for their night of seances. Booking advisable, but you can … Continue reading

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