Danny Robin's 'Uncanny' Podcast

Danny Robins - Uncanny
Danny Robins, the creator of 'The Battersea Poltergeist', returns with 'Uncanny' a new 15-part podcast paranormal investigation podcast for BBC Radio 4.

Each of the episodes focuses one an individual story of a deeply strange encounter. Danny, a self-declared "sceptic who wants to believe", investigates alongside a team of experts including paranormal psychology specialists Chris French, Ciarán O'Keeffe and Evelyn Hollow. Taking a 'true crime' approach, 'Uncanny' will hunt down answers by throwing open each case to the listeners, asking for questions, theories and accounts of the audience’s own experiences.

Episode Guide

  • Episode 1: The Evil In Room 611

    October 20, 2021

    In the first episode of 'Uncanny', Danny Robins is joined by Ken, who experienced a dark and sinister haunting at Alanbrooke Hall when he was a student in Belfast in the 1980s. With experts Caroline Watt and Peter Laws.

  • Episode 2: The Hanging Room

    October 27, 2021

    Danny Robins speaks to Millie who, as a teenager, was tormented by an unsettling presence in her family home, which had a serious impact on her wellbeing. With experts Chris French and Evelyn Hollow.

  • Episode 3: The Todmorden UFO

    November 03, 2021

    Danny Robins explores a case that revolves around a policeman named Alan Godfrey, an unsolved murder, a sighting of a strange craft and Cold War era paranoia. With experts David Clark and Colin Lyle.

  • Episode 4: My Best Friend's Ghost

    November 10, 2021

    This week in the paranormal podcast 'Uncanny', Danny Robins meets Laura, who experienced a strange series of events that began with her seeing the ghost of her best friend. With experts Chris French and Ashley Darkwood.

  • Episode 5: Return To Room 611

    November 17, 2021

    With new information on the haunting at Alanbrooke Hall in Belfast, plus new witness testimonies, Danny Robins gets closer to understanding the truth behind the evil in room 611.

  • Episode 6: The Brooklyn Poltergeist

    November 24, 2021

    Danny Robins speaks to Charlie Howard, a model who moved to a small apartment in New York where she seemed to be under siege from a supernatural stalker. With experts Deborah Hyde and Evelyn Hollow.

  • Episode 7: Angel In The Bathroom

    December 02, 2021

    Danny Robins examines an unexplainable life-saving moment that a mental health worker experienced while helping rehabilitate a teenaged patient in 2008. With experts Shereen Malherbe and Ciarán O'Keeffe.

  • Episode 8: The UFO In The Playground

    December 09, 2021

    Danny Robins reopens the case file on the Todmorden UFO and considers whether it might be linked to the famous Broad Haven and Zimbabwe school sightings.

  • Episode 9: I Will Kill You All

    December 16, 2021

    Danny Robins explores a classic case of a haunted house on the outskirts of Birmingham that terrorised its inhabitants in the 1980s in episode eight of 'Uncanny'. With experts Haley Stevens and Peter Laws.

  • Episode 10: Don't Sleep In This House

    December 22, 2021

    Danny Robins brings us a tale of paranormal happenings that took place in a remote cottage in the Scottish Highlands that terrified two young mountaineers around Christmas time in 1973. With experts Ciarán O'Keeffe and Evelyn Hollow.

  • Episode 11: The Curse Of Luibeilt

    December 30, 2021

    Danny Robins continues his cold case investigation of Luibeilt, a haunted and remote bothy in the Highlands of Scotland that changed the life of Phil Macneill in 1973. With experts Ciarán O'Keeffe and Evelyn Hollow.

  • Episode 12: Fatal Collision

    January 06, 2022

    Danny Robins explores a strange story involving a delivery driver who had a terrifying experience while driving home from a night shift that proved to be an accurate premonition. With expert Chris French.

  • Episode 13: The Return Of Elizabeth Dacre

    January 12, 2022

    Danny meets Grant, who encountered several apparitions in a small village on the south coast, including the former owner of his historic house, Elizabeth Dacre. With experts Evelyn Hollow and Haley Stevens.

  • Episode 14: The Haunting Of Tanfield House

    January 19, 2022

    Danny Robins speaks to a Catholic woman who experienced a terrifying haunting in her student home that ultimately gave her the courage to help her friend during a violent attack. With experts Deborah Hyde and Reverend Kate Bottley.

  • Episode 15: Bloody Hell, Ken!

    January 26, 2022

    In the final episode of his supernatural podcast series, 'Uncanny', Danny Robins brought us a huge update on Ken's intriguing story that kicked off the series. Plus updates on Luibeilt and other cases from the series.

  • Episode 16: Canadian Horror Story

    June 07, 2022

    Danny Robins took fans of his paranormal podcast, 'Uncanny', on a nightmare holiday in Newfoundland, where in 1998 a family were terrorised during their night in a rented holiday home.

  • Episode 17: The Room Next Door

    June 14, 2022

    In the second part of the 'Uncanny' summer special, Danny Robins speaks to another witness about the unsettling events experienced in a Newfoundland holiday home.

  • Episode 18: Uncanny Live At Hay Festival

    June 23, 2022

    After two dramatic episodes featuring a haunting in Newfoundland, the 'Uncanny' summer special comes to an end with a live edition recorded at the Hay Festival in Wales.


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