411 'paranormal sightings' reported in Suffolk
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With Halloween just around the corner, new figures have shown that people experience high levels of paranormal activity in Suffolk.
Data by psychicworld.com showed there were 411 instances of paranormal sightings in Suffolk, placing it 8th nationally in the rankings.
Essex also ranked highly in fourth position with 499 sightings.
Yorkshire was top with 790 sightings, 303% higher than the national average.
The figures were sourced from a number of paranormal databases online which were then analysed to come up with the final rankings.
It's not clear exactly what happenings were recorded in Suffolk but Psychic World did also provide data on the most common types of sightings made across the UK including spirits and poltergeists, or ghosts on phantom horses.
Type of sighting
Number of Instances of Sightings
Spirits or poltergeists
Phantom horses and riders
Ghosts on phantom horses
Legends of folklore
Mythical creatures e.g. big foot
Ghosts manifesting with no head
Shucks and hell hounds
Phantom dogs and hounds of folklore legends
Preternatural spirits appearing as little people
Women in white
Female ghost dressed in white
Unidentified paranormal sighting
Spirits or ghosts of deceased animals
Phantom treasure guardians
Ghosts that guard treasure
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