Strange Stories UK

Strange Stories UK

true crime, mysteries, strange stories, stories,paranormal, UK, I try to be factual and not give too many opinions. Podcasts are 'low fi' without editing as I record in one take.

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Strange Stories UK, Cleft Chin murder at Hammersmith London.

June 25, 2022

As it has been three weeks since I posted, I decided to make a podcast, write it and post it as quickly as I could. I did not know what story to make a podcast about but I had some photographs of documents that I had taken a…

Strange Stories UK. Daniel Douglas Home, Victorian physical Medium.

May 31, 2022

Daniel Dunglas Home (1833-1886). Perhaps the best known physical medium. He was a contemporary of the Fox sisters, it was their rappings that caused the explanation that they were communicating with the spirits of the dead …

Strange Stories UK : A Portsmouth murder, Harold Loughans

May 24, 2022

This podcast is about a murder/killing that happened in Portsmouth during World War 2. Another case that showed the failings of the British legal system. I try to make podcasts about unusual and unknown cases. They are low-f…

Strange Stories UK: Scandal and death at Piddletrenthide, Dorset.

May 3, 2022

First of all, I would like to say that although I am still intending putting out a couple of podcasts each month, I am cutting back on producing podcasts for the next six months as I am working on another project. I am inte…

Strange Stories UK: A West Country Haunting.

April 13, 2022

A West Country Haunted house, as investigated by the SPR during 1887. This would have been one of the cases investigated by Edmund Gurney and others who were working on a book ‘Phantasms of the living’ (published 1886) which…

Strange Stories UK: The Rettendon / Esses Boys Murders part 3

March 31, 2022

This is part three of the Rettendon / Essex Boys Murders which concludes the Canning Town Crime and corruption series off podcasts. This podcast considers the possible Canning Town connection.

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A Portsmouth Murder, Harold Loughans

This podcast is about a murder/killing that happened in Portsmouth during World War 2. Another case that showed the failings of the British legal system.…

Dorset murder

Hello anyone reading this. I announced on the podcast that I wasn’t going to spend as much time on the podcasts as I am working on another project …

Rettendon / Essex Boys shootings.

Rettendon / Essex Boys shootings.