Join me for a journey in search of the Welsh enchantress who brewed beer in her cauldron, the Gothic folklore surrounding alcohol at funerals, and other macabre traditions from “weird” Wales Welcome to the 15th episode of my “curious” Ghosts and Folklore of Wales podcast – the “dark history of beer”! It’s all about alcohol […]
Tag: folk tales
The Realm of Faerie: The secret origin of the fairy folk of Wales: Ghosts and Folklore of Wales with Mark Rees podcast EP14: The world is full of magical tales about fairies, but have you ever wondered where they come from?
The art of storytelling with Owen Staton: Ghosts and Folklore of Wales with Mark Rees podcast EP11
Ghosts & Folklore podcast: I’m a Celebrity will be filmed in Gwrych Castle in 2020. Mark Rees (author of Ghosts of Wales) investigates what they might find in this “most haunted” Welsh castle…
Legend tells us that fairies used to ride fairy dogs (the Welsh corgi) into battle. Find out more on the Ghosts & Folklore of Wales podcast!
Does the ghost of Dylan Thomas continue to visit his old haunts? Has his spirit gone gently in that good night, or does it rage, rage against the dying of the light?
In this episode we go in search of a dreaded creature which patrols the haunted lanes of Wales at night, a terrifying beast with glowing red eyes and putrid breath, none other than the “hound of hell” itself, the gwyllgi.
You can listen to Mark Rees’ paranormal podcast on the world’s most popular video streaming site. Yes, after finally launching my spooky new podcast, I’ve also got a spooky new YouTube channel to go with it. Which means that if you’d rather listen to my spine-chilling ghost tales and fantastical folk stories in video form, […]
Is there any truth to Wales’ most famous folk tale? Did a dog named Gelert really fight with a gigantic wolf for the life of the Prince of Wales’ son and heir? The fifth episode of the Ghosts and Folklore of Wales podcast is live NOW, and it’s dedicated to the legend of Gelert, the […]