Sightings of a large black cat have been reported in the West Hanningfield area of Essex. Nineteen year old Marek Cerny first spotted 'The Beast' on the 14th August and then again on the 5th September. On the first occasion Marek was fortunate enough to take a few photographs of the cat, however he didn't have his camera with him on the second occasion.
Since 1983 there have been over 60 reported sightings of a big cat on Bodmin Moor. Video footage has been recorded that shows an animal which is aprox. three and a half feet in length. Despite an inconclusive enquiry by the government many locals remain convinced that there is one or more big cats at large on the moors.
The Loch Ness Monster is affectionately known as "Nessie". She is thought to be some sort of water dwelling monster that lives in Loch Ness in Scotland. She is reported to have an elongated neck that quite often protrudes from the water with a small head, diamond shaped flippers, three distinct humps on her back followed by a tail.
November 1954, Canvey Island, Essex. A couple of the Island's local residents are taking a stroll along the beach taking in some fresh sea air. Looking down along the shore they spot something strange lying on the beach........
Not strictly UK news but none the less it applies to the UK as much as anywhere else, it seems that just as I was tucking into my cheese and ham sandwich on Monday afternoon the earth was close to being struck by an asteroid measuring between 68-152 ft!
Are we any closer to solving the mystery of Star Jelly? A BBC Radio Four programme will today broadcast an investigation into this strange slime.
Yet another scientific study into near death experiences (NDEs) is being carried out, this time by 25 hospitals here in the UK, mainland Europe and in the USA. 1,500 'survivors' are to be studied, making it the largest ever study of it's kind...
The canal tunnels around the Black Country Living Museum in Dudley, have a long history of ghostly sightings and strange goings on and this Friday the West Midlands Ghost Club will be carrying out, what club spokesman, John Conway says will be "the first serious investigation being carried out by an independent research group.â€?
Reputedly haunted,The Wirral Museum has even featured on Living TVs Most Haunted, now would be ghost hunters are being offered the chance to spend the night there on a charity ghost hunt...