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Is This The Beast Of Bodmin?

28 July, 2014 // 3 Comments

According to ITV West Country, Henry Warren was taking photos of Bodmin Moor when this “mystery creature” pictured above jumped out in front of him and ran off. Could it be the legendary Beast of Bodmin? Probably not.  In my opinion this is a fox – one without a bushy tail which is no uncommon among foxes (particularly if they [...]

When is a cat not a cat?

23 November, 2013 // 9 Comments

When it’s a hardly visible line-shaped thing on a poor quality piece of footage that is 2 seconds long. That’s when. To clarify for those not in the know, a piece of footage has been doing the rounds in the paranormal interest communities that it is claimed shows an apparition of a ghost cat running across the hallway. The footage was [...]

The Animal Panel at QED

14 February, 2012 // 1 Comment

It has recently been announced that I am going to be speaking on ‘The Animal Panel’ at the QED Conference in March 2012. This is the second QED conference and will be the second time I’ve spoken on a panel for them and I’m very excited to be doing so. I will be speaking alongside Deborah Hyde and Joe Nickell (who both have [...]

Leave the ghosts alone

8 December, 2011 // 12 Comments

If you genuinely believe that the spirit of a deceased person is still here they should be left to rest in peace, or at least treated in a respectful manner. Leave the ghosts alone. [...]

That lion

6 November, 2011 // 5 Comments

Tweets spread quickly today after nationalrainenq, the twitter account of ‘National Rail’, tweeted ‘Passengers are currently unable to alight from trains at Shepley due to reports by police of a lion in the area.’ It was then tweeted that the police had given the all clear and that passengers were allowed to leave the [...]