The Dorsetarian

Dorset Ghost Walks

If you are looking for something different this year, then ghost tours can provide some great entertainment, especially if they're ghost tours after dark.
Alistair Chisholm's Dorchester Ghost Walks
Weymouth Ghost Walks
Haunted Harbour Tours
Granny Cousin's Ghost Walks of Old Poole Town
The Bridport Ghost Walk

The Little Green Dragon Hand Painted Gifts


We have gathered some website links for further investigation. These links go to Dark Dorset recommended sites for further investigation.

The Ghost Club

The Ghost Club was founded in 1862, is the oldest organisation in the world associated with psychical research. Its prime interest focuses on paranormal phenomena such as ghosts and hauntings, but the club also covers other related subjects.

Paranormal Database - Dorset

An extensive resource site on past and modern ghost sightings, haunted houses, cryptozoology, and all things paranormal reported in the UK. This links to the Dorset database.


Dr. Simon Sherwood's Apparitions of Black Dogs

Find out about other black dog legends in Britain. Compiled and researched by Dr. Simon Sherwood, this site is a good introduction into the Black Dog Mythology with links to other interesting Black Dog information.


The Old Black Dog

Once the former Black Dog Inn of Uplyme. The Old Black Dog Bed & Breakfast Guest House now has its own website featuring the legend of the spectral Black Dog of Lyme.

The Dorset Paranormal Research Team

Based in Thomas Hardy's Wessex, the Dorset Paranormal Research Team are a non-profit making team focussed on the study of spontaneous anomalous phenomena and ghost research.