The UK has had a long history of strange encounters with black, hulking shapes that leave the witnesses or experiencers shaken to the core.

To some, these encounters are being manipulated to fit an agenda of promoting their stance that Bigfoot has crossed the Atlantic to take up residency here in the British Isles, yet for many others, these interactions are simply a continuation of the centuries old sightings of ghostly monks.

Yet even this doesn’t quite cover all the experiences. Could these encounters be down to the Fae, Boggarts, the Universal Trickster or something else entirely?

Fortean Times contributor Stu Neville returns to join me as we try to unpick this unholy mess of high strangeness.

A big thank you as always to Stu for joining me.

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