Three of the most haunted UK venues

Looking for a spooky Halloween-themed venue for your events? Event uncovers three of the most haunted venues in the UK.

Langham Hotel in London is said to be one of the UK's most haunted venues
Langham Hotel in London is said to be one of the UK's most haunted venues

Langham Hotel, London

This luxurious five-star establishment is often referred to as the 'original' grand hotel. It was first built in 1865, and houses a total of 500 rooms, but it has one issue - it's haunted. At least five ghosts are said to make regular appearances at the hotel, the main one being a German prince or nobleman, who was siad to have thrown himself out of a window of an upper-storey room. Guests who have witnessed his spooky-presence noted a sudden drop in temperature, as well as saying that they have seen him moving through walls and closed doors. Room 333 is supposedly the most haunted, with one BBC reporter fleeing after seeing a ghost hovering two-feet above the ground, with the lower section of its legs missing.

Bodmin Jail, Cornwall

The historic prison is situated in the town of Bodmin, Cornwall. It was built in 1779, and closed in 1927, and the buildings are now largely ruins, with parts being transformed into tourist attractions. The former prison will host exhibitions that tell stories of the offenders that were imprisoned within its walls, as well as showcasing mannequins that represent the crimes and attrocities committed by prisoners. And, like any gruesome prison worth its salt, Bodmin Jail is said to be haunted. One notable ghost is Charlotte Dymond, who was murdered by her lover and Bodmin Jail inmate Matthew Weeks in 1844. Her ghost appears on the anniverary of her death wearing a gown and silk bonnet.

Ancient Ram Inn, Wotton-under-Edge

The Ancient Ram Inn is said to be one of the most haunted hotels in the country. Since it's opening in 1145, the former pub has been investigated by several paranormal researchers and has featured on TV shows Ghost Adventures and Most Haunted. One notable ghost is that of a witch who was burned at the stake in the 1500s. To add to the hotel's spookiness, its current owner, John Humphries, has found evidence of Devil worship and ritual sacrifice - so if you want to go ahead and book your stay... 

More: To celebrate Halloween, House of Vans is to host a Halloween horror immersive experience in London and Morrisons is running in-store pumpkin carving classes.

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