OWNE undertake both desktop research and fieldwork into unexplained reports. We are under no obligation to publish our results on this website, and in fact have a duty of care in most circumstances to keep findings private.
Requests for Information
This section deals with issues and information requests from the team directly to website readers.
In here, we’ll ask questions that we hope members of the public may be able to answer or contribute to. Website users may also request that we pose a question via this page.
Spontaneous Paranormal Occurrences
Alleged paranormal phenomena can often manifest without warning in day-to-day life.
The root cause of these phenomena are more times than not purely mundane and often man-
North East Folklore is full with tales of mystery animals, unidentified species and even vanishing creatures whose presence or nature cannot be explained. OWNE would like to hear from people who have either witnessed or heard tales of a creature believed to be an animal but that could not be explained.
Please get in touch if you have any details of such creatures and would like to share your experiences or have heard of tales involving a local mystery animal.
Look to the Skies!
The North East of England has a rich history of Unidentified Flying Object sightings and all of the phenomena allegedly linked with visits from another world.
OWNE currently have 5 archived journals available for download or online perusal on Joomag.
Volume 1: 2007, Volume 2: 2008
Volume 3: 2009, Volume 4: 2010
Volume 5: 2011
Speaking to the Dead
This is one of our longest running projects which remarkably has yet to get any responses. The Speaking to the Dead Project aims to test (and publish the results of said test) spiritual mediums and those claiming similar abilities. We’re also looking at testing equipment and items said to have the same ability. Are you a medium who would like to be tested? Read more…
Open Access Science & Paranormal Research
Excerpt: “If Open Access to research is beneficial, and raising standards when it comes to amateur paranormal investigation groups is also beneficial, then –
In addition to other scientific bodies – should respected psychical or paranormal groups such as the Society for Psychical Research follow suit and make their previous and current research publicly available for anyone interested in learning from it?” Read the article