By day Paul fixes computers but in his spare time he runs pop culture site World Geekly News where he writes about film, TV, music and nostalgia, and has written freelance for Den of Geek and Film Stories magazine. He pens ghost stories suitable for all ages which he occasionally performs in a small, potentially haunted pub in Manchester, UK, and also publishes some of them on his Badgers Crossing website. On Valentine’s Day next year he’s taking his wife Kirsty on a badger spotting night. You can also follow Paul's Badgers Crossing Twitter account @BadgersX.

Despite their numbers, badgers are elusive beasts thanks to their nocturnal lifestyle and underground dwellings. This has led to myths