Entries by Katherine Conlon

St. Bride’s Crypt, London

This historic, little-known church is a tranquil of calm off London’s Fleet Street. Inside you’ll find an altar dedicated to journalists who died in war zones, and a crypt with thousands of human remains, only discovered after the Blitz. Travel Darkly went on a Tuesday afternoon tour…

Derby’s Haunted Pubs

Tales of murder at Room 29 in the Old Bell, an unidentified skull called George and a tour of the tunnels under the Guildhall with Most Haunted’s Richard Felix. Here’s Travel Darkly’s guide to the haunted pubs of Derby…

The Old Operating Theatre Museum, London

This unique space, in a church attic, houses one of the oldest operating theatres in Europe, and offers weekly demonstrations of surgery in the 19th century before anaesthetics and antiseptics. Travel Darkly visited to see what a leg operation involved circa 1822…