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Medieval Alnwick’s living dead the subject of Gods and Monsters

Medieval Alnwick’s living dead the subject of Gods and Monsters

Other posts by  |  Sheelagh Caygill on Google+ |  November 23, 2011 | 0 Comments

A ghoulish tale from Alnwick’s past is to be brought to life in a new spine-tingling Channel 4 series starting this weekend. It will be hosted by Tony Robinson and will investigate the and shocking beliefs that built Britain – and helped change our history. There is a story that a man who thought his wife was having an affair, so he crept up into the rafters at Alnwick Castle to spy on her and, sure enough, saw her having a bit of hanky-panky but slipped out of the rafters, crashed to the floor and died, whereupon he was buried.

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