This Is Why We Still Tell the 'Dead Dog in a Suitcase' Urban Legend
You know the one, about a thief stealing a suitcase with a dead dog inside it. But what does the spread of this story tell us about urban life?
The History of Why We Celebrate Halloween in the UK
We spoke to the co-founders of 'Folklore Thursday' to learn more about folklore as personal escapism, shared history and whether memes count as modern examples.
Mangelwurzels Make the Creepiest Jack-o-Lanterns
In the Somerset town of Hinton St. George, locals mark Halloween with "Punkies," hollowed-out mangolds or mangelwurzels (a type of beetroot) containing a lit candle.