Welcome back girls and ghouls to another episode of the strangest podcast around, settling in for a frightening "true" story from the land of tea and crumpets!
Ghost stories have become urban legends all over the world, but few have sparked imagination, curiosity, and fear like the legendary Battersea poltergeist in London, England. Even if you haven't heard about this alleged haunting, you've probably seen films and read books inspired by the Hitchings family account. Their tale is one of the most horrifying ghost stories of our times.
According to the Hitchings family, the Battersea poltergeist did much more than go bump in the night. What started as a small mystery became London's most famous - or rather, infamous - spooky tale. It sparked controversy from a house in Battersea, London, all the way to the floor of the House of Commons..