Tudor Horror Stories: Ghost Stories, Executions and Halloween

Tudor Horror Stories: Ghost Stories, Executions and Halloween

Who doesn’t love a good creepy ghost story? When Fall comes around all I want to do is watch scary movies and rehash old ghost tales. In this post I’ll give you all the creepy and scary as well as fascinating tales of horror at Tudor court and a bit of history on Halloween. I [...]

Was Halloween Started by the Tudors?

Was Halloween Started by the Tudors?

(adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({}); History of Halloween Over 2,000 years ago the Celts celebrated summer's end, or Samhain, on the 1st of November which marked the end of harvest and the beginning of winter. The night before Samhain, people believed the dead returned as ghosts. By leaving food and wine on their doorstep they [...]