Ledbury, is named after the River Leadon which flows through the parish, is of no stranger to history and historical events. Any visitor to Ledbury will at first notice the array of black and white timbered buildings. One particular picturesque street is that of Church Street and Church Lane, which are both aptly named due to the huge spire of the parish church that overlooks them. At around 2am, a delivery was being made by two gentlemen. For no apparent non-paranormal reason, the wheelie-bin as they past it lid began to lift up and down making a loud banging noise. This happened several times and then proceeded to move. Was this a case of poltergeist phenomena?
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The HPG conducted an investigation with 3 sensitives/mediums. Although the Hereford Paranormal Group do not believe that a medium currently can offer definitive proof of an afterlife, when working with one can produce interesting results. On this occasion what was particularly interesting was that 2 out of the 3 sensiives produced almost identical claims seperately.
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Reports of a figure who stands pointing has regularly been reported in this medieval part of the city. The intricate paintings were uncovered by accident during renovation work and are deemed to be of historic value. Various mediums have sensed this figure and claimed he was sent into the afterlife due to an impact in the chest from a flying object such as an arrow.
Tales of apparitions and poltergiest type phenomena has regularly been reported by people who visit Ledbury's Talbot Hotel. One of the apparitions is said to be that of a little girl. Many patrons in the bar area have reported how for no reason items have appeared to have moved without the influence of any apparent force.
The Hereford Paranormal Group counducted an investigation in 2011. One investigator claimed to actulally witness the appearance of th eapparition of the young girl