Thursday, February 24, 2011

An East-Coast Man-Beast

Neil Arnold delves into the strange - and fascinating - realm of the Norfolk Wildman...

Neil says, in part: "Many years ago when I first began writing for Animals & Men magazine (around issue 5 or 6) I mentioned to Jon Downes something regarding cryptozoological pub signs. There are many St George and the Dragon signs, and I know a few which also mention unicorns. However, one particular pub sign which is of great interest to me is that which belongs to The Wild Man at 29 Bedford Street in Norwich. Now, most pub signs have a meaning but the legend which pertains to The Wild Man is extremely intriguing."

And, indeed, it is! Click on the link above, and you'll see why!

Wednesday, February 16, 2011

Beasts of the Bridges

Two days ago I began writing (on a 3-times-a-week schedule) for Mysterious Universe. My second post, which has been uploaded today, deals with the link between bizarre creatures (including Britain's Man-Monkey) and ancient bridges. Here's the link...

Monday, February 7, 2011

Cannock Chase Controversies

As regular readers of this blog will be aware, I often provide details of hairy, man-beast encounters in and around England's Cannock Chase woods, located only a very short car-drive from where I used to live.

Well, now there is this bureaucratic atrocity to deal with that may very well change this wonderful locale forever...

And click here for more info on this stupid and outrageous move by the powers-that-be, and where you can learn more about what is going on.

Pondering the Woodwose

When it comes to a study of the British Bigfoot, there's one creature that is a vital component of the puzzle: the Woodwose...