Welsh lake legends from the Brecon Beacons: A strange and dangerous old woman, an invisible island and an otherworldly guardian.
How do you rid yourself of a wife who no longer pleases you? Sell her, of course.
One installment in a series of common superstitions in the English speaking world: ‘Bad luck comes in threes.’
Iron bands around coffin of a witch were believed to prevent them from escaping their tombs. Yet iron has also been the saviour of many church bell ringers.
Spinning is a fundamentally human thing, and something that we have been doing since far into the ancient past.