Welcome to Weird Island
The British Isles are a storied and weather-beaten collection of rocks. Across the centuries, they have seen murder and bloodshed and their skies have been riven with beasts and visions. Among their peoples there have been prophets, killers and geniuses and he seas around them boil with monsters and haunted wrecks.
Weird Island is a compendium of those hauntings, legends, myths and eyewitness accounts of UFOs, monsters and demons.
If you're new here, jump in via the map - and see what strange things lurk in your corner of the country.
- Eastmoor Approved School (Mar-09-2014)
- The Princess Diana Conspiracies (Feb-22-2014)
- The 2014 Floods (Feb-19-2014)
- Berwyn Mountain UFO Crash (Feb-06-2014)
- Greaves Hall Hospital, Southport, Merseyside (Dec-17-2013)
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The 1950s were a tense period in European history.
Across the continent, entire countries were used as proxies in the great tactical stand-off developing between Russia and the US.
Against this backdrop, the advent of the nuclear age had awoken a new fear of technology in the skies and a flood of reports from the USA suggested that something was up there.
Whether it was terrestrial or not, it posed significant questions to scientists and the military alike.. read more