Ghosts and Folklore of Wales with Mark Rees
"Mark Rees is arguably Wales' leading authority on the curious and paranormal aspects of the country's history." - Western MailJoin author Mark Rees (Ghosts of Wales, The A-Z of Curious Wales etc.) for a curious journey through the weird and wonderful history of Wales and the world. From 'most haunted' castles to fairy-filled forests, discover long-lost cases of real-life ghost stories, sea-faring folk tales of mermaids and water horses, and ancient tales from the Mabinogion and King ArthurEach episode looks at a different topic, and offers Mark's unique insight and research into: seasonal traditions from the Mari Lwyd to Halloween; the curious funeral and wedding customs, such as the macabre Sin Eater to the eerie corpse candles; how Arthurian myths and legends have shaped the real world; and how the magic of witches, wizards and the ancient Druids continue to cast a spell over the land today.