I have never left the pith (the very center of the branch) in a spoon before, but for this spoon, it was too eye catching to whittle it away. It wide and bright red and completely solid. I took special care to leave it on the underside of the handle.
Christopher’s ghost tends to appear on midnight when there’s a fully moon, with spooky noises also emitting from the Fellows Building where he had a room.If you’re a parent scared witless at the thought of Halloween you will want to read thisWatch out, there’s a cursed couple aboutDressed in white, long bedraggled hair, a ghastly gash around his neck the figure of Doctor Butts has stalked the college since 1904.The Doctor was found hanging in his room in 1632 and no one knows why he chose to return in the early 20th century, but even an attempted exorcism by students has failed to rid the college of this spectre.Date set for big Cambridge Christmas lights switch onDouble cursed, Corpus Christi is also haunted by James Betts, a young romantic who suffocated while hiding in a cupboard in the kitchens, and his lover Elizabeth Spencer, who threw herself off the Old Courts Roof shortly after.Tasty pumpkin recipes for Hallowe’enOne of the most disturbing hauntings, because it was so recent, is the incident on Chesterton Road one summer’s day in 2012.A witness, walking through a car park, past an office block, looked up to see a police officer in 1940s uniform, complete with gasmask case FLOAT above her. Brrrr!Newmarket Road And here’s one of the, frankly, ODDEST hauntings we’ve heard of the Newmarket Road Penguin.Yep, penguin screams in mock terror. Apparently numerous people have reported seeing a penguin’s waddling figure along the road (and once at Merton Hall).Paranormal experts reckon it might, in fact, be the figure of a (very short?) doctor, from plague times the mask looking a little like a beak, and the cloak giving an, um, penguin like appearance? We don’t know if that makes it MORE scary or LESS..
His guards beat him with electrical cable. Cats pissed on him. He himself had no place to piss or shit except in his unheated, rat infested cell, which was the size of a grave and just as dark, Herbert writes. Each crossing will be closed for approximately two to three days and there is a potential to have multiple crossings closed at the same time. Some of the crossings have two or three sets of tracks and all will be worked, possibly increasing the down time. There will be a few crossings, however, that won’t be worked on, and they will either be skipped or done at a later time..