The Paranormal - General paranormal links
Ghost Clubs and Societies - A list of the paranormal
investigation teams covering UK and Ireland, America and Australia
Cryptozoology - strange
and out-of-place animals spotted in the UK and Ireland (including
Media - radio, video and magazine links for programmes
with an esoteric edge
Ghost Walks & Paranormal Events - Walks, visits, holidays and short breaks
in haunted locations
Places - a list of other paranormally charged
places where one can visit
Forums and Social Networks - forums with a paranormal edge can be found here
Search Engines - help in searching for supernatural
Photographic and Images - Photographic and graphic
resources, many of which are used in the Paranormal Database
Books - Reading material recommended by the
Research - Tried and tested
websites to help begin your own research into the supernatural
Other Websites - interesting areas of cyberspace
which do not fall into the previous headings
- www.spr.ac.uk - the Society for Psychical Research was the first organisation established to examine allegedly paranormal phenomena using scientific principles.
- www.ghost-mysteries.com -
providing first hand accounts, images, information
and discussion into the paranormal world.
- www.hayleyisaghost.co.uk - the blog of Hayley Stevens, former believer turned skeptical activist, and writer of some pretty honest words...
- www.projectbarnum.co.uk - an eye opening website examining techniques used by fraudulent mediums and psychics, and ways in which you can help raise awareness and expand your own understanding.
- https://freakyfolktales.wordpress.com - Freaky Folk Tales (a haunting we will go...) documents legends and hauntings across southern Britain.
An overview of 'this fascinating and all important branch of paranormal research'.
- www.vectishauntings.com - a taster of some of the legends from the Isle of Wight.
- www.cornwall-ufo.co.uk - the Cornwall UFO Research Group (CUFORG) was formed October 1995 following an experienced from founder member Dave Gillham.
- www.theparanormal.ca/index.html - a roundup of news, talk, lists films and special features from the world of the paranormal.
- www.paranormalleaders.wordpress.com - an area of the web for investigators around the world to learn and share techniques and technology.
- http://psychicrevolution.com - sharing paranormal experiences both via an anonymous paranormal phenomena survey and on the website
- www.legendsofkent.co.uk - Fascinating myths, legends, ghosts & mysteries from Kent, ordered chronologically for ease of use.
- www.rosegarnett.com - short stories of the supernatural set in Edinburgh
- http://paranthropology.weebly.com - Jack Hunter's Transpersonal Anthropology
website, taking a subjective look at the paranormal.
- www.andrewcollins.com - Author Andrew Collin's website, featuring many great articles on the Cygnus mystery, angels, earth mysteries and details of Andrew's works and appearances.
- http://eppingforestghosts.webs.com - working towards a definitive collection of ghost stories about Epping Forest and the areas around it.
- http://www.aformerskeptic.com - a former skeptics view of ghosts, hauntings and the paranormal..
- www.ghostsstory.com - a collection of true ghost stories and paranormal photographs.
- www.paranormal-search.com - the aim of this website is to gather, collate and disseminate information on a narrow range of supernatural phenomenon.
- www.evp-voices.com - Dutch site dealing with Electronic Voice Phenomena.
- http://gothic-portal.awardspace.com - dark life of the gothic subculture, gothic fashion, gothic poems and goths culture.
- www.ghosthuntingaustralia.blogspot.com - a site mainly dedicated to Australian folklore, whether old or not yet discovered.
- www.paradoxelectronics.com - a paranormal investigator who designs and builds his own equipment.
- www.mysterial.co.uk - a free facility for the community of people and organisations with shared interests in the unexplained
- http://www.anomalousexperience.com - set up to share real anomalous experiences and read about the experiences of others.
- www.yourparanormal.co.uk - online community of Ghosts, Monsters, UFO's, the Occult and the otherwise Unexplained.
- www.ufo-watch.com - a community dedicated to finding the truth, exposing the lies and cover ups, and sharing our experiences for the benefit of the world.
- www.sceptictel.co.uk - views of a sceptic believer...
- www.ufoencounters.co.uk - UFOEncounters.co.uk was formed in late 2005 to offer a unique reference point on ufo sightings, facts and myths.
- http://ghosts.org.uk - Established in 2005, 'Ghosts' aim to raise the public perception of ghost and paranormal, maintain public confidence and promote the occupation of paranormal research.
- www.studiesoftheparanormal.com - a selection of essays concerning the paranormal
- www.yourghoststories.com - a site for publishing, sharing and reading real ghosts stories from real people
- www.hauntedengland.net - 'set up to help promote paranormal websites and getting them seen'.
- www.ghost-story.co.uk - Firsthand ghost stories and other paranormal accounts, covering the UK and beyond.
- www.spookystuff.co.uk - formed in late 2005 to offer a unique reference point on everything about the paranormal.
- www.sightingseekers.com - Ghosts stories, pictures, videos, EVP, and haunting community
- www.harryprice.co.uk -
dedicated to the life & work of pioneering psychical researcher & ghost-hunter
- ghostly reports and stories from the Isle of Wight
- 'The A to Z of Paranormal, Supernatural, Weird & Unusual
- fantastic team of people providing a wealth of information,
news and views
- a huge collection of paranormal links
- a round up of stories and legends from across the UK
- online version of the classic magazine
- a roundup of paranormal news, spanning the globe
- Irish ghost stories
- http://middlesbroughparanormal.doomby.com -
- www.trueghoststories.co.uk -
Real life ghost stories and hauntings from around the world
- www.conspiracycity.com -
Conspiracies, cryptozoology, and a very large number of paranormal
- www.hauntedhovel.com - dedicated to providing the reader with as much information about ghosts and everything related.
- www.ghostsandstories.com - A home for ghosts and ghost stories.
- www.freewebs.com/faeden - The UK Paranormal Tavern covers all aspects of the paranormal and supernatural.
- www.everythingaberystwyth.co.uk/ghosts-of-aberystwyth - a large collection of Aberystwyth ghosts and local hauntings.
- www.syfy.co.uk - As well as covering a wealth of old and new SF and paranormal shows and news, the site has a growing paranormal community.
- http://penrhynghosts.blogspot.com - Blogger researching and documenting the ghosts of Penrhyn Castle, Bangor.
Clubs and Societies
The Paranormal Database does not endorse any of the following groups. Please ensure that you carry out your own research to discover whether engagement of an investigation team is right for you.
UK & Ireland:
- www.ghostclub.org.uk - founded in 1862, The Ghost Club is the oldest organisation in the world associated with psychical research.
- http://corkparanormalinvestigators.webs.com/ - formed in 2006, the CPI are a non-profit research organisation looking for evidence to prove an afterlife.
- http://smethwickparanormal.webeden.co.uk - founded in Smethwick over 15 years ago and investigating all over the country.
- http://nspr.weebly.com - Nottingham Scientific Paranormal Research is a team of enthusiasts who investigate reports of paranormal activity, providing a free, discrete, confidential service in homes and workplaces.
- www.southwestparanormalinvestigations.co.uk - a team who aim to find substantial evidence of paranormal and supernatural activity.
- www.leicester-ghost-hunters.co.uk - a small team based in the heart of Leicester, aiming to gather as much evidence of the paranormal as possible.
- www.gloucesterparanormal.co.uk - a group of volunteer amateur paranormal investigators, who strive to gain knowledge and experience in the field of paranormal research and investigation.
- http://twilightparanormal.co.uk - a team of honest and like-minded investigators, sensitives & mediums, aiming to offer an honest account of the paranormal.
- www.irishghosthunters.com - an Irish based team of paranormal investigators founded by Irish national radio Today FM DJ Tim Kelly
- www.infinityparanormal.co.uk - a paranormal group comprised of dedicated paranormal Investigators with many years of experience at private residences, commercial and historic locations.
- www.stateofpanic.co.uk - independent professional team of 6 based in both Devon and Cornwall, investigating all types of paranormal activity or unexplained happenings throughout the Southwest.
- www.gypi.co.uk - Great Yarmouth Paranormal Investigations are an experienced paranormal team, respecting client confidentiality and free of charge.
- www.ppurs.webeden.co.uk - formed in 2010 and are dedicated and committed to investigating, documenting and sometimes removal of paranormal phenomena across South Wales.
- http://bristolparanormalgroup.webs.com/ -
Bristol Paranormal Investigators are based in the United Kingdom and were set up in 2009 with the purpose of going to locations to investigate possible hauntings.
- http://shadow-1.com - Based in Beverley, a team of enthusiasts who employ a professional approach, utilizing a variety equipment and techniques to scientifically investigate alleged paranormal activity.
- www.ghost-science.co.uk - a small team dedicated to scientific only paranormal research in the Milton Keynes area.
- www.spiritencounters.co.uk - A team of ghosthunters working from their base in Manchester, aiming to discover the truth about the spiritual world.
- www.supernaturalshires.co.uk - Gateway Paranormal Society is a very small group of experienced Paranormal Investigators, and researchers from Hertfordshire and Bedfordshire.
- www.phxi.co.uk - Established in 1996 for the investigation, detection and removal of paranormal phenomena in the UK.
- www.the-spi.co.uk - Sussex Paranormal Investigators has been formed to study and investigate paranormal activity, with the sole aim to give a balanced view on evidence gathered and to present this to the public domain.
- http://midlothianparanormalinvestigations.synthasite.com - formed in 2008, Midlothian Paranormal Investigations are a non profit making group using various equipment in their investigations.
- http://praofi.org - an Irish Paranormal Research Group dedicated to researching all things Paranormal through exclusively scientific means.
- http://teamspiritz.webs.com - Team Spiritz are a non-profit Paranormal Investigation Team based in the Dudley area of the West Midlands.
- www.supernaturalinvestigations.org.uk - an experienced team of serious paranormal researchers comprised of those with both scientific and psychic approaches.
- www.spiritteamuk.com - a group of professionally trained individuals, set up in 2004 to investigate and promote research into the paranormal.
- www.spookythings.iofw.co.uk - All the latest Spooky Stories, and Ghostly Encounters from the Worlds Most Haunted Island.
- www.moonslipper.com - a small group that investigates and solves paranormal situations, based in Co. Wexford, Ireland
- www.avonparanormalteam.co.uk - a newly formed paranormal group from Bristol who like to investigate alleged hauntings anywhere within the UK.
- www.birminghamghosts.webeden.co.uk - dedicated to Birmingham and the surrounding areas, investigating free of charge for the importance of paranormal research.
- www.ghostfinder.co.uk - Ghostfinder Paranormal Society is a investigation team that was set up with the intention of helping more people understand and find answers to the paranormal.
- www.shadowseekers.co.uk - a non-profit making group based in the North West region of the UK organising Overnight Investigations in our quest to find evidence of the paranormal.
- www.paranormalulster.com - connect 2 paranormal Ulster (psychic investigator Mike Hirons) aims to provide evidence by psychic & spiritual means that life after life does exist.
- www.northantshaunted.co.uk - an established group of individuals interested in the paranormal and haunted locations around Northamptonshire.
- http://bpitparanormal.webs.com - established in November 2011, BPIT use a variety of tools to seek out aspects of the paranormal.
- www.leinsterparanormal.com - an Irish (Carlow) based group of people with an interest in the phenomena commonly referred to as 'ghosts'.
- www.paranormaldiscovery.co.uk - a non-profit making organisation investigating alleged haunted locations in and around Dundee and further afield in other parts of Scotland and England.
- www.ghostconnections.com - Investigations carried out in a professional manner by a small core team all over the UK.
- www.freewebs.com/hauntedyorkshire - Specialising in private houses, and other haunted locations. All investigations are free of charge.
- www.parasoc.org -
the Myers Paranormal Society, based in Cheltenham and field researching
throughout the West of England and beyond.
- www.hampshireghostclub.net -
a large, diverse website and forum dealing with hauntings and
- www.swpr.co.uk -
Home of the South Wales Paranormal Team,
investigating reports of apparitions, hauntings and other spontaneous
- Established in 1991, to study and investigate (alleged) Paranormal
Activity within the West Midlands, South Staffordshire and immediate
- www.lutonparanormal.com -The
Luton Paranormal Society web page, covering the Bedfordshire region.
- a Northern ghost investigation unit.
- www.nepsuk.org - based in northeast England, NEPS is a group of family and friends set on the investigation and research of paranormal phenomenon.
- www.midlandparanormal.co.uk -
Midland Paranormal Investigations are a group which take the study of
ghosts and hauntings seriously, covering the whole of the Midlands.
- www.parasearch.org.uk -
West Midlands group which investigates the paranormal in a scientific
and objective manner whilst maintaining the view that human beings
have a transcendent essence that may reveal
other realms of reality.
- www.upia.co.uk -
The Unknown Phenomena Investigation Association (UPIA ) was
formed in 1998 to actively research and investigate the majority
of paranormal events.
- www.ghostsearchuk.co.uk - The Ghost Search UK Paranormal Investigation Team provide
haunted venues for the general public in Kent & Sussex.
- www.northern-ghost-investigations.com -
The Northern Ghost Investigations Team are a group of
investigators from Teesside and Sunderland areas.
- www.itsbehindyou.co.uk - a Telford based group researching the paranormal and anything to do with ghosts.
- www.project-reveal.moonfruit.com - ghost hunting group based in Rotherham.
- www.para-investigations.co.uk - a team of paranormal investigators, mediums and sceptics covering the UK, all keen on investigating the world of the paranormal.
- www.freewebs.com/newportspooks - Newport Spooks are a small team of paranormal investigators based in Newport, South Wales.
- www.wiltshireparanormal.com - If you’ve experienced something that you think could be paranormal in nature then the WPR team would be really interested to hear from you.
- www.dorsetghostsinvestigators.com - Two ordinary men that have set out to discover whether ghosts and spirits exist.
- http://nlpi.co.uk - North London Paranormal Investigations was created from a like-minded group of professional individuals who go about their normal lives from day to day but who also shared a common interest - the paranormal.
- http://lanarkshireparanormal.co.uk - Lanarkshire Paranormal are a dedicated team of paranormal researchers based in Scotland.
America & Canada
- www.albertaparanormal.com - At the date of its Incorporation - TAPIS was the only legalized Paranormal team in Alberta - and legalized Paranormal Society in Western Canada.
- www.fireandiceparanormal.com - Fire and ICE Paranormal Investigators of Florida is a nonprofit organization and does not charge for investigative services.
- www.alloverparanormal.com - based out of Virginia Beach, Virginia and investigatiing free of charge, dedicated to helping those understand paranormal and any other type of unexplainable activity that they may be experiencing.
- www.iprgc.com - a team of investigators in Idaho and Oregon, are TAPS family members, and conduct investigations free of charge.
- www.paranormaloccultresearch.com - passionate about seeking proof of life after death, PORT takes their mission seriously and intends to exhibit their passion for this field and their integrity on every case.
- www.g-h-o-s-t.net - based in Texas, investigating using standard and digital photography, digital video, tape and digital recording devices.
- www.geocities.com/dravenstarprt -
located in Eastern Kentucky (US), Dravenstar Paranormal Research
Team's goal is research & development in the field of the paranormal.
- www.ppri.net - American based PPRI is a non-profit organisation that continually works to educate the general public in all areas of parapsychology and the unexplained.
- www.midstateparanormal.embarqspace.com - a small non profit investigation group located in Flora, Indiana.
- http://2stpi.com - the site of Supernatural Truth Paranormal Investigations based in Northwest Arkansas.
- www.californiahaunts.org - An investigation team in Sacramento California, dedicated to the investigation of alleged paranormal activity.
- www.cfz.org.uk -
The Centre for Fortean Zoology - 'the only professional, scientific
and full-time organisation in the world dedicated to the study
of unknown animals'. Also a great introduction to national and
- http://moebius.psy.ed.ac.uk/~simon/homepage/blackdog.htm -
a collection of shuck stories and resource
- www.dorsetbigcats.org - The Dorset Big Cats Register documents sightings of any panther or puma-like big cat in the wild in the Dorset area.
- http://karlshuker.blogspot.com - Zoologist, media consultant, and science writer, Dr Karl Shuker is also one of the best known cryptozoologists in the world.
- http://manbeastuk.blogspot.com - Are creatures that broadly fit the description of the North American Bigfoot, the Yeti of the Himalayas, and the Yowie of Australia really roaming the woods, mountains and forests of Britain? Nick Redfern investigates...
- http://mythicalcreatureslist.com - From A Bao A Qu to Zyphoeus, this site documents hundreds of mythical creatures from around the world.
- www.paranormalradio.co.uk -
home of WSH, a weekly paranormal radio show discussing
ghosts, UFOs and general weirdness
- www.trickingmusic.com - a new genus of music, rooted in dark illusions, shadows & reality, facilitating avant garde & experimental shades
- www.trickpixie.com - music for magika
- http://paranthropologyjournal.weebly.com - Established in 2010, “Paranthropology: Journal of Anthropological Approaches to the Paranormal" is a free on-line journal devoted to the promotion of social-scientific approaches to the study of paranormal experiences, beliefs and phenomena in all of their varied guises.
- www.ghostvoicesmagazine.com - Ghost Voices Magazine gives readers a no-nonsense look at all things haunted.
- www.hauntedtube.com - the Haunted Tube site is dedicated to broadcasting paranormal videos
- www.esotericonlineradio.com - the internet radio show focusing on the paranormal, the spiritual and the unexplained
- www.scaryvideoz.com - large selection of unnerving videos, including the paranormal
- www.scaryghostvideos.org - a collection of documentaries and short videos concerning ghosts
- www.paranormallyactive.com - Paranormally Active, a new website, will be the first stop for Hauntings, Ghosts, EVP, and the Paranormal online. Based in Dorset (UK), the site will feature investigations filmed, and edited into 'Cutting Edge' documentaries.
- http://www.nostredame.info - free historical novel about the life of Nostradamus, the famous seer from the 16th century
- www.londonhaunts.co.uk - Photographer Anthony Bliss's visions of haunted London.
- www.paravu.com - the one stop place for paranormal themed videos on the Internet
- www.hauntedvoicesradio.com - a not for profit corporation focusing on the research and study of Electronic Voice Phenomena.
Ghost Walks & Paranormal
- www.ghostwalkbrighton.co.uk - The Ghost Walk of the Lanes, Brighton’s most celebrated quarter (and most haunted area).
- www.absolutelyhaunted.com - an events team with a large range of haunted sites investigated throughout the year, promising 'no gimmicks no tricks and no rubbish'.
- www.darkertimestours.co.uk - a company which delights in journeying through the darkest tales, the darkest towns, and the darkest times of Staffordshire county.
- http://historypoints.org - A community-based project in North Wales which places QR barcodes on or by places of interest, including some haunted sites.
- http://pre-uk.co.uk - Following the moto 'Making The Paranormal Real' the Paranormal Reality Events team conduct
ghost hunts across the UK.
- www.canterburyghosttour.com - a must see night-time attraction for visitors to the city of Canterbury.
- www.inthecompanyofghosts.co.uk - Offering private and corporate ghost hunts, seances and talks on the paranormal throughout North Yorkshire.
- www.aloneinthedarkentertainment.com - This team run Newcastle ghost walks, haunted pub tours, overnight ghost hunts and full investigations.
- www.paranights.co.uk - a new but traditional ghost hunting company based in the south west of England.
- www.letsbespooked.co.uk -
established by experienced people to investigate and research
the paranormal world with today’s latest technology.
- www.ghosttoursuk.co.uk - Ghost Tours UK organise paranormal investigations throughout the UK, including many charity events
- www.sussexguidedwalks.co.uk - Ghost walks through some of Sussex's haunted places
- www.ghostsceneinvestigations.org - The Ghost Scene Investigations team enjoys guiding the public on Ghost Tours through some of the Most Haunted Houses in Leicestershire
- www.paranormalexperiences.co.uk - providing paranormal events at cost, so you are only paying for what we get charged for them
- www.paranormalnights.co.uk -
a tour company with a paranormal edge
- www.rip-events.co.uk - an up and coming paranormal events team based in the UK
- www.ukparanormalevents.com -
specialising in arranging paranormal events held at some of the most reputably haunted locations around the UK.
- www.kapsparanormal.co.uk - delve into the uncharted world of the paranormal by becoming a paranormal investigator for the night...
- http://thebloodybourtontour.jimdo.com - Tales of ghosts, murder most foul, bloody battle, religious persecution, mythical creatures, witchcraft, from this Bourton on the Water village walk.
- www.somethingparanormal.co.uk - founded in 2010 by Marc Spayne, the group aims to gather as much evidence as possible regarding the unknown.
- Ghosts seen on the roads of Kent and other counties.
- www.hauntedrooms.co.uk - Whether you’re the most open skeptic or true believer, hauntedrooms.co.uk offers you the chance to stay in some of the most haunted hotels, castles, or inns the Britain and Ireland have to offer.
- www.hauntedrooms.com - The largest and most comprehensive directory of haunted hotels in North America.
- www.hiddenea.com -
Legends of the East Anglian Landscape, a must visit site for
anyone interested in Suffolk or Norfolk folklore.
- www.quirkytravel.com - a great website whose aim is to provide information to visitors and residents of London of an "off the beaten path" variety.
- strange tales from the grave of the folk hero.
- a guide to the English Counties.
- www.isleofwighttouristguide.com - Isle of Wight tourist guide caters for all the tourist needs on the Isle of Wight. It is an extensive guide for all tourism and leisure activities.
- www.craigynoscastle.com - haunted hotel with viewable ghost cams and downloadable guide sheet.
Forums & Social Networks
Photographic & Images
- www.castlesandmanorhouses.com - possibly the most detailed castle and chateaux resource on the web; any the answers to any question regarding these forts can be found here.
- www.guidetoonlineschools.com/library/paranormal-activity - a detailed resource to document, investigate, and support paranormal findings.
- Paranormal Resources homepage, providing paranormal related
news, books and web resources
- www.paranormalresearch.com - paranormal
website containing research stories, ghostly pictures, and
- www.genuki.org.uk -
provides some of the most useful sites online for locating
places & people of days gone by...
- online newspaper archive for the east of England
- East Anglian archaeology resource
- www.trainnet.org -
Operated by a solid staff of
railway employees, railfans and model railroaders, a site dedicated
- www.themodernantiquarian.com - a massive resource for news, information, images, folklore & weblinks on the ancient sites across the UK, Ireland and Europe
- www.geocities.com/darrell_nixon/AndrewMillsIndex.htm - 'the most Horrid and Barbarous Murder that ever was heard on in the North or elsewhere...'
- www.dgnhas.org.uk/transonline.php - Dumfriesshire and Galloway Natural History and Antiquarian Society, featuring articles on folklore
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