Hanson is an off-the-wall local historian, and ex-rock musician,
and he's ready to investigate anything for YOU!
- and the 6th Earl of Thanet!
us what's always intrigued you about where YOU live and we'll
set Malcolm the task of uncovering the real (possibly ghastly
or ghostly!) truth...Malcolm's
spent most of his life as a musician and promoter and is now a
Yorkshire-based tourist guide, historian and writer of several
books on local history.
also has a fascination with the darkside of West Yorkshire's very
own literary capital - Haworth. If you didn't know Haworth had
a darkside, then Malcolm's the man in the know! He's pictured
above with his 'Watson', a soft toy known as the 6th Earl of Thanet,
which will join Malcolm on his investigations!
will look into all aspects of ghosts but he isn't very keen to
meet one. He says: "I like to investigate anything strange,
I am interested in the weird stuff of life. Mind
you I don't always want to sit around in haunted houses waiting
to meet one!"
ghostly stories to tell? Get in touch with us!
you've had an encounter with the supernatural, UFOs or other phenomenon
then Malcolm wants to hear from you. Once we've heard the half-remembered
tales then Malcolm, together with the BBC West Yorkshire website
team and BBC Radio Leeds, will try to get to the bottom of those
stories. Can we uncover just what the truth REALLY is behind those
should Malcolm investigate? Well that's up to YOU! send some intriguing
details on the form on this page. Malcolm will investigate the
most mysterious of the tales and report back right here and on
BBC Radio Leeds!