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Posts published in “Hallowe’en”

All things Hallowe’eny – decorations, food, drinks, things you need to make a party go with a swing.  Music, costumes, haunted houses, haunted things.  I love Hallowe’en.

Zozo – Fact or Fiction?

Many who use Spirit Boards report negative experiences with malevolent spirits, however, in recent years one particular entity appears to have been encountered more than…

Guy Fawkes & the Gunpowder Plot

In 1605, thirteen young men planned to blow up the Houses of Parliament. Among them was Guido (Guy) Fawkes, Britain’s most notorious traitor. After Queen…

Matthew Hopkins – The Witchfinder General

The Kingdoms of Scotland and England were united in 1603 when King James VI of Scotland also became James I of England. James certainly had…

Hallowe’en – A very brief history

Halloween’s origins date back to the ancient Celtic festival of Samhain (pronounced sow-in). The Celts, who lived 2,000 years ago in the area that is…

Haunted Possessions – Bela Lugosi’s Mirror

Béla Ferenc Dezső Blaskó (20 October 1882 – 16 August 1956), better known as Bela Lugosi was a Hungarian-American actor famous for portraying Count Dracula…

Hallowe’en Attractions in the UK

It’s nearly here, it’s nearly here, it’s nearly Hallowe’en.  If you have not organised anything yet, then why not try a ready-made event.  Just rock up,…

Haunted Houses – Coventry, UK

Coventry is a city and metropolitan borough in the West Midlands, England. Historically part of Warwickshire, and still considered so by many of its residents,…

Haunted Dolls – Annabelle the Doll

Annabelle Arrives. In 1970, a mother purchased an antique Raggedy Ann Doll as a birthday present for her daughter, Donna. Donna, about to graduate from…

Hallowe’en Party Food Ideas

Just over a week to go now so time to start thinking about food.  Anything that can be frozen can be made ahead to save…