Ghost Hunting Guide: Events, Equipment & Evidence Log

Paranormal research is a hobby which is growing in popularity and I love spending a night in a supposedly haunted house, spooky castle, or creepy castle surrounded by ghost hunting gadgets in search of spirits.

My Recent Ghost Hunts

  • My Night Ghost Hunting In A Haunted Prison

    March 31, 2018 6:00 AM

    Find out what happened when I spent the night hunting ghosts in the cells of HMP Shepton Mallet, a former prison which is said to be the most haunted in the UK.

  • My Ghost Hunt At 30 East Drive, Pontefract

    January 22, 2018 6:00 AM

    I spent a night hunting ghosts in one of the most haunted houses in the UK, would I be able to catch a glimpse of the Black Monk of Pontefract? Here's what happened at the infamous number 30 East Drive.

  • My Ghost Hunt At Guy's Cliffe House, Warwick

    September 25, 2017 6:00 AM

    My review of a ghost hunt at the very spooky looking Guy's Cliffe House in Warckshire, during the event we tried to contact the spirits of the house with seance, table tipping and ouija boards.

  • My Ghost Hunt At Drakelow Tunnels Ghost Hunt Review

    July 07, 2017 10:48 PM

    I spent yesterday evening locked inside a labyrinth of dark, dank tunnels on the hunt for paranormal activity. The sinister network of passageways once housed a wartime aircraft factory before being turned into a nuclear hideout. The site is now an airsoft venue and has a whole list of reported ghost sightings, as you might imagine for a venue with so much history. I went along to this eerie location to see if I could spot any supernatural occurrences for myself.

  • Black Swan Hotel EVP Test

    March 02, 2016 9:20 PM

    This is a test recording made using my GhostArk at the Black Swan Hotel in Devizes, Wiltshire.

  • My Unexplained Sighting On My First Ever Ghost Hunt

    February 02, 2016 8:22 AM

    In October 2004 I went on my first ever ghost hunt with a Swindon-based group of investigators who were part of the National Lottery funded group, Paranormal Site Investigators.

Become A Ghost Hunter

  • Why Do Ghost Hunters Use EMF Meters?

    June 13, 2018 6:00 AM

    An EMF meter is one of the most popular pieces of ghost hunting kit, but why are they so commonly used? And what's the connection between ghosts and electromagnetic energy?

  • Why Do Ghost Hunters Use Thermal Cameras?

    June 03, 2018 6:00 AM

    Thermal imaging cameras are a popular but relatively expensive piece of ghost hunting equipment, they visualise infrared radiation on a screen to show areas of heat.

  • Why Do Ghost Hunters Wear Respirator Masks?

    May 23, 2018 6:00 AM

    If you've ever watched Zak Bagans on 'Ghost Adventures' you may have seen him wearing an air filtration mask, but why do ghost hunters need this piece of protective kit?

  • Could You Pass A Ghost Hunting Diploma?

    May 14, 2018 6:00 AM

    If you've ever wanted to become a ghost hunter, then try these five sample questions to see if you have what it takes to pass an online paranormal course with flying colours.

  • How To Call Out To Spirits On A Ghost Hunt

    May 12, 2018 6:00 AM

    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?"

  • Are Online Paranormal Courses A Waste Of Money?

    May 03, 2018 6:00 AM

    You might have seen website offering online paranormal courses and wondered whether these course are good value for money, or nothing more than a money making scam.

  • Why Reports Of Ghosts Should Be Investigated

    April 23, 2018 6:00 AM

    In order to prove the existence of the paranormal, we must investigate every single possible explanation for the activity and eliminate these as causes, this can lead to a greater understanding of the world around us.

  • How To Become A Real-Life Ghost Hunter

    April 15, 2018 6:00 AM

    Have you ever wanted to follow in the footsteps of the Ghostbusters and lead your own real-life paranormal investigations? Here's a guide on how to get started in the fun and fascinating world of ghost hunting.

  • How To Become A Parapsychologist

    April 07, 2018 2:13 AM

    Just how easy is it to start a career in parapsychology and how do you go about getting trained and gaining experience in this specialised field of psychology?

  • Do Paranormal Investigators Get Paid?

    March 27, 2018 6:00 AM

    How much paranormal researchers make depend on whether they hunt ghosts as an amateur pursuit or as a professional business.

  • Can You Study Parapsychology At University In The UK?

    March 12, 2018 6:00 AM

    If like me you watched 'Ghostbusters' as a kid and have ever since dreamt of being a parapsychologist like doctors Spengler, Venkman and Stantz who all have a PhD in the subject, then there may be away that you too could get the qualifications you need to start a career as a professional paranormal investigator.

  • How To Become A Paranormal Investigator

    February 28, 2018 6:00 AM

    A guide to the essential paranormal investigation skills required to become a professional or full time ghost hunter, including the most scientific research techniques and a guide to the most commonly used equipment.

  • How To Use A Ouija Board Correctly

    September 28, 2017 6:00 AM

    Ouija boards have been a popular part of a séance since Victorian times and while many don't believe in ouija boards, it's easy to experience the creepy movement on the board as spirits answer questions and spell out words.

  • How To Take A Photograph Of A Ghost

    July 13, 2017 6:00 AM

    Spirit photography is a field of photography which aims to capture images of ghosts or apparitions in the shot, usually as part of ghost hunts or in haunted locations. The principles are very old, dating back to the 19th century and as cameras have to got better and more advanced, so have the photos of spirits. Even modern smartphones can be used to capture spirits.

  • Ghost Hunting Equipment Box

    Complete Ghost Hunting Starter Kit

    A six piece paranormal investigation starter set which includes popular and top-rated ghost hunting tools, products which are low cost and reliable. The started kit includes a night vision camera, a digital audio recorder for capturing EVPs, an EMF meter, a green laser pointer for creating a laser grid which is used to detect movement, and an infrared thermometer to monitor temperature fluctuations. The whole bundle of ghostly gadgets comes in at just over £100.

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