“Mark Rees is arguably Wales’ leading authority on the curious and paranormal aspects of the country’s history” (Western Mail)

Mark Rees - journalist and author of Ghosts of Wales/ host of Ghosts and Folklore of Wales podcast

Welcome to the online home of Mark Rees

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Paranormal Cardiff by Mark Rees

If there’s something strange in Wales’s capital city, what ya gonna read?

Mark’s NEW ghosts and folklore of Wales book PARANORMAL WALES is available now from all good bookshops. Order online here.

Books by Mark Rees

Ghosts and Folklore of Wales/ Ghosts of Wales by Mark Rees

All of Mark’s books are available to order from the books page. Signed copies are available from live events and via The Comix Shoppe. For more details please get in touch.

Ghosts and Folklore of Wales podcast with Mark Rees

In early 2020, Mark launched the Ghosts & Folklore of Wales podcast. What began as something to do during lockdown quickly gained a dedicated fanbase and now every episode is downloaded by thousands of listeners around the world. You can subscribe to the podcast using your preferred podcast platform – Apple, Google, Spotify, YouTube etc – and for a full list of episodes check out the Ghosts & Folklore of Wales podcast page.

Live events and book launches

Mark Rees presenting a talk about the Ghosts and Folklore of Wales at the ASSAP convention in Bath. Photo by Dave Wood.

Mark Rees has hosted events and presented talks throughout the UK. He stages the annual Ghosts of Wales – Live! event in a different venue each year, and has been dubbed “Mr Halloween” by the media due to his many guest appearances at the spookiest time of the year. To enquire about availability, please get in touch.

Buy Mark a coffee and support Ghosts and Folklore of Wales

The Ghosts and Folklore of Wales podcast – along with the articles and social media posts – are free to everyone and anyone, just the way it should be! But each episode does cost a lot in blood, sweat and tears to write, record, host and distribute. If you’d like to show your appreciation and contribute towards its future you can buy Mark a coffee here – cheers/ iechyd da!


Support the Ghosts and Folklore of Wales with Mark Rees podcast by buying a coffee.