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Perhaps you have seen a ghost, glimpsed a fairy or caught sight of a strange creature prowling through the countryside.
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Category Archives: Fairies
From P G Maxwell-Stuart’s excellent book on ‘Poltergeists’ comes this extract (in translation) from the works of Ralph of Coggeshall about a Suffolk poltergeist which manifested some time between 1189 and 1199. “At Dagworth in Suffolk during the reign of … Continue reading
The Fairy Flag of Dunvegan Castle is one of the most enigmatic of all the relics found in historic British homes believed to have a supernatural or legendary origin. However, it is not alone – the castle also possesses a … Continue reading
MARK DAVIES revisits the local legend of Harrow Hill, in Sussex, where it is claimed the fairies lived well into the 20th century. Just over a mile to the north-west of Worthing, on the West Sussex coast, you will find … Continue reading
NIGEL WATSON cast his mind back to 1964 when beings described as ‘leprechauns’ caused chaos on Merseyside: two classic cases of modern fairy sightings. The Beatles were not the only group to send people wild in Liverpool during the summer … Continue reading
JANET BORD continues her selection of the ten most fairy-haunted sites in Britain with her top 5. The Isle of Man is especially rich in fairy-lore, and one place where there have been recent sightings is Glen Auldyn (south-west of … Continue reading
JANET BORD is an expert on British fairylore and and I can heartily recommend her Traveller’s Guide to Fairy Sites (Gothic Image 2004). Janet has prepared a Top 10 of her favourite fairy-haunted sites (although with some difficulty) and I … Continue reading
An encounter with a glowering goblin which suddenly appeared to a man out walking his dog. Continue reading
Recollection of an elderly resident of Scotland’s most romantic island who firmly believed in the power of the ‘sithe’. Continue reading
There is a wild expanse in Denbighshire, North Wales, known as the Hiraethog which at one time was well-known for its fairy-lore. Continue reading