Freaky Friday and the latest Weird Tales Radio Show is out now: Beltane Celebrations, Conspiracy Theories & the Nuckelavee
The Weird Tales Radio Show is a weekly paranormal talk show looking at ghosts, geek, magick, folklore and urban myths - with a focus on fun and strangeness. In this week's show we talk to Naomi, the Good Witch of the East, about Beltane, we have a countdown of the UK’s Top Ten Conspiracy Theories, we meet the Loathsome Nuckelavee, we preview a new book – Saints & Sinners in Dark Age England, and we ask why do we have to go to Hell in a handcart!
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Christian was born a 'chime child' with a caul and grew up in a haunted house. According to legend a caul-shrouded chime-child can't drown at sea but can see and talk to ghosts and fairy folk without fear of coming to harm – allegedly! And yes, he was once commissioned to go on a werewolf hunt by a newspaper.
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