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Halloween is just around the corner, and everyone is in a spooky mood, but before you book yourself onto your local ghost tour or ghost hunting evening you might want to learn about The Good, The Bad and The Ugly sides of Paranormal Tourism. Members of BARsoc have recently been researching Paranormal Event Companies and […]

low ghost

This article was originally published on the on January 18th 2012  on the London24 website by Kate Ferguson (reporter).  You should be warned however, that It starts off quite clichéd. Here is a small excerpt:  “A bolt of light flashes across a corridor, and the illuminated face of a young boy appears out of the dark. […]

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On the 29th September 2011, a columnist called Ellie Ross working for The Sun newspaper published a story titled “Spook or spoof? CCTV appears to show a ‘ghost’ haunting a phone shop”. As usual, this was a sterling example of how The Sun seems to think its readership is mostly comprised of people with severe […]

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By Bob Dezon & Hayley Stevens On October the 12th 2010, Michael and Sarah Feeley, and a friend called Geoff decided to take a trip to Sutton Park. For those that may not know, Sutton Park is a forest near Birmingham. The reason for this excursion is presently unknown, however whilst they were there, they […]

the anomaly close up

BARsoc were recently contacted by Gavin ‘Fox’ Marriner, a member of ‘The Ghost Club’ and a mature psychology student at Goldsmiths (who works with the APRU from time to time). As a member of ‘The Ghost Club’, which is ‘the oldest organisation in the world associated with psychical research’, Gavin took part on a paranormal […]

A shark?

On the 18th December, The Daily Mail reported that a large shark-like creature had been spotted in the Albert Dock of Merseyside. A man named Simon Hoban had spotted the creature (pictured) on Google Earth saying: I hope this won’t cause panic but the dock does free swimming sessions. With temperatures the way they are […]

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A while ago I took part in a tracking session in Longleat forest with a group of cryptozoology researchers. We were looking for signs of a big cat being in the area after several eyewitnesses reported seeing a cat in the area of the forest. The one thing found in the forest that was of […]