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Haunted Castles: Ghosts of Edinburgh

Edinburgh Ghost

Edinburgh is billed as the most haunted city in Britain. With a 800 year old castle, the vaults and Mary King’s Close, the most haunted street in Edinburgh, it’s no wonder so many ghost stories are associated with the city. I took one of those ‘ghost tours’ when I was in Edinburgh, we toured the…

Ghost hunting in Northumberland

North East England’s rich history, ancient buildings and numerous castles all have spooky stories to tell. With Halloween just around the corner there is no better time of year to dabble in a bit of ghost hunting in some of the most beautiful and atmospheric parts of the country. Take a break in North East…

Medieval Archives Podcast: Episode 08 – Edinburgh Castle

Fortress Friday During the month of October Fortress Friday will be exploring the paranormal. Throughout Europe there are stories of ghost sightings and strange occurrences. In a 6-part series we will look at some of the most haunted Castles in Europe. The fourth castle in our series is Edinburgh Castle. Sitting high atop castle rock…

Medieval Archives Podcast: Episode 07 – Dover Castle

Fortress Friday During the month of October Fortress Friday will be exploring the paranormal. Throughout Europe there are stories of ghost sightings and strange occurrences. In a 6-part series we will look at some of the most haunted Castles in Europe. The third castle in our series is Dover Castle. Dover was started as an…