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News (with date when news was posted)

14 Aug 2020
UPDATED 14 AUGUST 2020. The SPR Library and Offices are currently closed to general visitors but we are allowing visits by appointment. We are also holding some online Web Events. Remember you can access recordings of past events online. Click on 'Read more' for our full statement: Read more
25 Oct 2020
BBC Radio 4 has selected The Haunting of Alma Fielding: A True Ghost Story, by Kate Summerscale, as Book of the Week and will air five episodes about it Read more
23 Oct 2020
ONLINE EVENT: Kate Summerscale is going to give a talk about her book, The Haunting of Alma Fielding, 29 October, 2020. Read more
17 Oct 2020
BBC Radio 4 will broadcast a series of programs about ghosts. Read more
30 Sep 2020
LECTURE: SPR President Prof. Chris Roe will give a talk, Recent Developments in Parapsychology, 6 October, 2020. Read more
19 Sep 2020
The Guardian has published an interesting extract from Kate Summerscale's forthcoming book, The Haunting of Alma Fielding. Read more
18 Sep 2020
LECTURE: SPR Council member Dr Callum Cooper will give a talk, The Psi Wars: Data and Communication vs Beliefs, 29 September, 2020. Read more
16 Sep 2020
The Journal of Scientific Exploration has published an obituary for Mary Rose Barrington. Read more
5 Sep 2020
Dr Andreas Sommer has shared an important book chapter, James and Psychical Research in Context, on his blog. Read more
3 Sep 2020
Survey – Does Spiritualism prove life after death? Read more