Category Archives: BUFORA

Child ‘abductees’ in the USA


The ‘alien abduction phenomenon‘ has its roots in the early 1980s USA when Close Encounter of the Third Kind cases (CEIII) took a turn for the worse when alien beings were allegedly taking people from the the comfort of their … Continue reading

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Child ‘abductee’ workshop – should we be concerned?


The UFO subject has always been considered ‘out there’ with some of its followers demonstrating the best of British eccentricity or simply having the belief that this world is being visited by extraterrestrials in their numerous spacecraft (a cosmic car … Continue reading

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Abductees titillate our TVs once again – part 2


Confessions of a shameful kind reared its ugly head tonight and I can quite happily smile in the knowledge that my instinct was right all along. The style of the documentary was typically Channel 4’s, but its content was utter … Continue reading

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Abductees titillate our TVs once again – part 1


I’m hoping that I will be proven wrong on Thursday night but somehow I doubt it. My experience tells me that I’m going to be sorely disappointed. What is the media fascination with people who have unfortunately been labeled ‘abductees’? … Continue reading

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Advice for those new to the UFO subject


The UFO subject remains shrouded in ridicule for obvious reasons; the evidence for ET visitation is lacking, the UFO observer has been poorly portrayed in the public eye and the media is still in love with a subject that brings … Continue reading

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Three cases that shaped British UFO research


A UFO conference is planned for 22 & 23 September 2012 and is organised by the British UFO Research Association It’s also the organisation’s 50th anniversary so how is this going to be celebrated? And is there any mileage in … Continue reading

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Ghost rocket sighting in 1980s Sweden!


Dear ufologist! I thought you might be interested in knowing that UFO-Sweden is going to search for a modern Ghost Rocket in a lake in the North of Sweden later this month. The unidentified object landed and sunk on the … Continue reading

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Black Eyed Kids


The Black Eyed Kids phenomenon came to public attention in 1998 with a story given by journalist Brian Bethel on January 16th. Bethel was inside his car, which was at a standstill in a parking lot in Abilene, Texas. His … Continue reading

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The Cumbrian Spaceman


Sunday 24 May 1964 may not stick out as an important date for many unless it’s your birthday…but there are some in the UFO community who may be familiar with the colour photograph below taken by the late Jim Templeton … Continue reading

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The X-Files and reminiscing UFOlogy in the 1990s


A couple of weeks ago I purchased yet another boxed set of the X-Files in a second-hand computer game and DVD store in Exeter. A bargain for £6. Watching some of the episodes again some 20 years later, I realised … Continue reading

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