Matt Scofield

30 posts

Sometimes found in a radio studio, and always found with a torch in my hand. My love of the paranormal comes from memories of playing with my 'Ghostbusters' proton pack toy as a kid, and being terrified by BBC's infamous 'Ghostwatch'. Have my finger in a few pies, most recently writing about ghosts for a herritage trust.

Now I'm hoping to get my hands dirty and hunt some spooks for myself, mainly at organised ghost hunting events across the UK. I'm also going to be covering weird news and urban exploration features.

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Recent Posts By Matt Scofield

  • The Pantry Ghost
    December 21, 2020

    What Ever Happened To The Pantry Ghost?

    In 2007 a family started posting video of what appeared to be a ghost that haunted their pantry on YouTube. The clips attracted millions of views, but what became of the pantry ghost?

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  • Robin Bird
    December 16, 2020

    Is A Robin A Visit From The Dead?

    For many centuries, the robin has been associated with a visit from the dead. Could this be coincidence, or is this garden bird a link with another spiritual plane?

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  • Maginot Line, France
    April 03, 2020

    Urban Exploration Ultimate Bucket List

    We asked a bunch of urban explorers which location they would most like to visit, based on their answers we've put together a list of fascinating locations that every urban explorer should visit before the die.

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  • Coronavirus Conspiracy
    March 19, 2020

    Conspiracy Nuts Claim Coronavirus Is Man Made

    As the global COVID-19 crisis deepens, there's been deluded chatter from conspiracy nuts sharing ignorant theories about coronavirus being human-made in a laboratory.

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  • Black Ghost Stories
    March 09, 2020

    Why Aren't There Any Black Ghosts?

    Britain is known for its ghost stories, but why is it that every ghost is white? Can you think of any black ghost off the top of your head? Or Asian, hispanic or any other for that matter?

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  • Simulated Universe Theory
    March 05, 2020

    Could We Be Living Inside Of A Computer Simulation?

    It sounds like something out of the realms of science fiction, but actually this question has been taken seriously by scientists trying to workout our origins, it's called the simulation hypothesis.

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  • Looking down shaft 5 from the surface.
    January 12, 2019

    'Lifting The Lid On Box Hill'

    Tunnel Quarry was one of the United Kingdom's Central Ammunition Depots, conceived in the mid-1930s to hide from the enemy over 100,000 tones of bombs, shells and cordite that the country depended upon to win the Second World War.

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  • Deep, Dark & Dusty
    January 05, 2019

    'Deep, Dark & Dusty'

    Explore the history of Bath stone and see rare sights hidden underground in Wiltshire that have seldom been seen and some that may never be seen again.

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  • Disaster City Civil Unrest
    August 20, 2018

    How To Prepare For And Survive Civil Unrest

    With the threat of civil unrest, food shortages and a shortage of medical supplies in the event of a no deal Brexit, here's a guide to help you prepare for and survive the worst.

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  • Calling Out To Spirits
    May 12, 2018

    How To Call Out To Spirits On A Ghost Hunt

    If you're looking to learn the ways of a ghost hunter, then you'll need to learn how to call out to spirits in order to encourage them to communicate with you. The classic ghost hunter's trope is, "hello, is anybody there?"

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  • Rudloe Manor, Corsham
    May 08, 2018

    Inside Rudloe Manor House In Corsham

    After years of researching the infamous Royal Air Force base in Corsham, a team of truth seekers have finally got a long awaited visit to the Grade II listed manor house at the centre of the military base.

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