These 10 Sheffield buildings have all been searched by ghost-hunters or have spooky stories to tell of previous spirit sightings. Many of them are pubs – cue old joke about serving spirits after hours!
If you’re looking for some good old fashioned ghost stories to tell this Halloween, look no further.
I worked in The Star building, which is featured, from 1988 and never saw anything particularly scary – but have you ever had a spooky experience?
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1. Cellar spectre
Pictured at the old Earl of Arundel pub, Queens Road, Sheffield, where Michael Whelan and Hayley Turner are seen in the cellar where they saw ghostly figures
Photo: Mike Waistell
2. Ghoul Inn...
The Ball Inn, Upwell Street, said to be haunted
Photo: Barry Richardson
3. Behind you!
Jeff Boss at The Shakespeare pub on Gibraltar Street, Sheffield, standing in front of a ghoulish figure in the pool room where people have reported seeing ghosts
Photo: Sarah Washbourn
4. Tools for the job
Ghost hunters at the Stanley Tools Factory in Tinsley, Sheffield