The Hodag

Amongst the strangest of the ‘fearsome critters’ of frontier folklore, a Wisconsin businessman claimed to have captured a live Hodag in 1896

Operation Cottage

How the Allies took over 300 casualties invading an island that wasn’t defended

Blackpool Ghosts

A rundown of six different tales of haunted locations across the Lancashire resort of Blackpool

The Abbeystead Disaster

During an organised visit to a pumping facility for villagers concerned with flooding, a huge explosion destroyed the facility

The Arthur’s Seat Coffins

In 1836 17 mysterious wooden figurines in miniature coffins were found on Arthur’s Seat, Edinburgh. Debate has raged since over who put them there and for what purpose

The Most Haunted Town In America?

The site of a defining battle in American history, the Pennsylvania town of Gettysburg has a strong claim to being the most haunted in America

The Beast of GĂ©vaudan

Over a three year period, a beast said to be impervious to bullets and able to walk on two legs like a man killed as many as 113 people in 18th century France