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We are active in conservation, cryptozoology education and community work with both adults and children, but in the last few years things have changed. Increasingly idiotic legislation from successive governments has produced an education system aimed at teaching children to pass exams, and very little else. Add to this the social changes which have made it almost impossible for children (and adults) to study Natural History as a hobby, and you have a situation which we believe is a tragedy.

Because without amateur naturalists there would have been no Darwin, no Linneaus, no Gerald Durrell, no David Attenborough, and no Centre for Fortean Zoology. And without the amateur naturalists of the 21st Century, from whence will the next generation of zoological savants and freethinkers emerge?

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Sadly, last year - through no fault of our own - we lost two of our main funding sources and are currently facing the worst cash crisis that we have ever had. Every dollar and every pound donated goes straight into CFZ Funds, and we would ask for your generosity.

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WHO WE ARE AND WHAT WE DO

At the beginning of the 21st Century monsters still roam the remote, and sometimes not so remote, corners of our planet. It is our job to search for them.

The Centre for Fortean Zoology [CFZ] is - we believe - the largest professional, scientific and full-time organisation in the world dedicated to cryptozoology - the study of unknown animals. Since 1992 the CFZ has carried out an unparalleled programme of research and investigation all over the world.

We are a non-profit making organisation, and none of the directors are paid anything for their time and effort. Any monies earned or donated go straight into our work. We are also active in disability rights; several of the directorate, including the director, are disabled, and we hope that our activities give a positive view of what disabled people can achieve.

Have fun exploring our site and find out how you can join the world's biggest, fastest growing and best mystery animal research group

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The CFZ is based in an old country house in rural Devonshire, parts of which are well over 200 years old. It is home to several ghosts, a bewildering and ever changing array of animals and people, and the Director of the CFZ and his wife Corinna.

We have a nascent museum and library, as well as facilities for film making, publishing, and research. Over the next few years we have plans to continue our programme of renovations to make this the world's foremost fortean zoological or cryptozoological research facility.

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We are the world's leading publishers of cryptozoological, and cryptozoology related books with over fifty titles currently in print. One of our latest books is The Great Yokai Encyclopaedia by Richard Freeman....

Sick of werewolves, tired of zombies, will you scream if you read ay more about vampires? Well Richard Freeman’s new book ‘The Great Yokai Encyclopaedia; An A to Z of Japanese Monsters’ is the perfect antidote. No one could accuse Japanese folklore or Japanese monsters of being run of the mill.

With early public literacy, access to the printing press and hundreds of years of Shinto, Buddhist, and Taoist cultural cross pollinations, the stage is said for some truly insane legendary beasts that make the creations of H.P.Lovecraft look as wholesome as the Care Bears. Collectively known as Yokai, the ghosts and monsters from the Land of the Rising Sun are so strange that to a western mind they are like having a mental enema. The book lists a cavalcade of the weirdest monsters in the world. Giant man eating sea cucumbers that grow from girl's knickers, pervert water goblins, grave robbing giant rabbits, dragons that impregnate women, flaming pigs that steal human genitals, monsters that eat your hair, monsters that lick the ceiling, monsters that lick poorly kept public toilets, cats that animate dead bodies, dogs with shape shifting testicles, blood sucking weasels and un-dead whales, it's all in here and much, much more!

 
LATEST CRYPTOZOOLOGY NEWS
LAST UPDATED: November 25th




SLIDESHOW: Hair samples found in conjunction with a queried big cat sighting on the outskirts of Woolsery (Read all about it)

November 25th: WEIRD WEEKEND 2014: Saturday Part Four - The Story of Wally Hope
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November 25th: ANDREW MAY: Words from the Wild Frontier
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November 25th: CRYPTOZOOLOGY/MYSTERY CATS: The latest from the CFZ Big Cat blog. The hunt for mystery Big Cats attracts far more newspaper-column inches than any other cryptozoological subject. There are so many of them now that we feel that they should be archived by us in some way, so we should have a go at publishing a regular round-up of the stories as they come in. We also chronicle other news stories which tell of mankind's relationship with big cats.
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November 25th: RAINES EXPLAINS: Loch Ness
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November 25th: BIGFOOT NEWS IN BRIEF: Once upon a time, cryptozoological news stories were few and far between. However, these days with Bigfoot being a major factor in TV light entertainment, there are so many stories on the subject that we are forced into producing a daily digest. Caveat lector!
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November 25th: MUSIC AND MORE: The Gonzo Blog Doo-Dah man is back in the jug agane.
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November 25th: NATURAL HISTORY/WATCHER OF THE SKIES: The latest from the CFZ Fortean bird blog. In an article for the first edition of Cryptozoology Bernard Heuvelmans wrote that cryptozoology is the study of 'unexpected animals' and following on from that perfectly reasonable assertion, it seems to us that - whereas the study of out of place birds may not have the glamour of the hunt for bigfoot, or lake monsters - it is still a perfectly valid area for the Fortean Zoologist to be interested in.
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November 25th: CFZ NEWS SERVICE: News From Nowhere
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November 24th: CFZ PEOPLE: Nick Redfern
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November 24th: CFZ PEOPLE: Jessica Taylor
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November 24th: TERATOLOGYT: A golden zebra
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November 24th: RAINES EXPLAINS: Questions.
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November 24th: BIGFOOT NEWS IN BRIEF: Once upon a time, cryptozoological news stories were few and far between. However, these days with Bigfoot being a major factor in TV light entertainment, there are so many stories on the subject that we are forced into producing a daily digest. Caveat lector!
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November 24th: MUSIC AND MORE: The Gonzo Blog Doo-Dah man is back in the jug agane.
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November 24th: NATURAL HISTORY/WATCHER OF THE SKIES: The latest from the CFZ Fortean bird blog. In an article for the first edition of Cryptozoology Bernard Heuvelmans wrote that cryptozoology is the study of 'unexpected animals' and following on from that perfectly reasonable assertion, it seems to us that - whereas the study of out of place birds may not have the glamour of the hunt for bigfoot, or lake monsters - it is still a perfectly valid area for the Fortean Zoologist to be interested in.
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November 24th: CFZ NEWS SERVICE: News From Nowhere
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November 23rd: BIGFOOT NEWS IN BRIEF: Once upon a time, cryptozoological news stories were few and far between. However, these days with Bigfoot being a major factor in TV light entertainment, there are so many stories on the subject that we are forced into producing a daily digest. Caveat lector!
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November 23rd: MUSIC AND MORE: The Gonzo Blog Doo-Dah man is back in the jug agane.
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November 23rd: NATURAL HISTORY/WATCHER OF THE SKIES: The latest from the CFZ Fortean bird blog. In an article for the first edition of Cryptozoology Bernard Heuvelmans wrote that cryptozoology is the study of 'unexpected animals' and following on from that perfectly reasonable assertion, it seems to us that - whereas the study of out of place birds may not have the glamour of the hunt for bigfoot, or lake monsters - it is still a perfectly valid area for the Fortean Zoologist to be interested in.
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November 23rd: CFZ NEWS SERVICE: News From Nowhere
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November 22nd: RAINES EXPLAINS: Wildman
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November 22nd: MUSIC AND MORE: The Gonzo Weekly #105
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November 22nd: CRYPTOZOOLOGY/MYSTERY CATS: The latest from the CFZ Big Cat blog. The hunt for mystery Big Cats attracts far more newspaper-column inches than any other cryptozoological subject. There are so many of them now that we feel that they should be archived by us in some way, so we should have a go at publishing a regular round-up of the stories as they come in. We also chronicle other news stories which tell of mankind's relationship with big cats.
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November 22nd: MUSIC AND MORE: The Gonzo Blog Doo-Dah man is back in the jug agane.
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November 22nd: CFZ NEWS SERVICE: News From Nowhere
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November 21st: CFZ PEOPLE: Explorer to tell of his adventures
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November 21st: NESSIELINKS: This is another caveat lector here, as we gather together recent Loch Ness Monster related stories, which have been proliferating across the news sites of the web.
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November 21st: CFZ PEOPLE: Ronan Coghlan
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November 21st: ANDREW MAY: Words from the Wild Frontier
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November 21st: CRYPTOLINK: Nazis Thought Yeti Could Be Progenitor of Aryan Race: History of Yeti Legends
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November 21st: CRYPTOZOOLOGY/MYSTERY CATS: The latest from the CFZ Big Cat blog. The hunt for mystery Big Cats attracts far more newspaper-column inches than any other cryptozoological subject. There are so many of them now that we feel that they should be archived by us in some way, so we should have a go at publishing a regular round-up of the stories as they come in. We also chronicle other news stories which tell of mankind's relationship with big cats.
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November 21st: BIGFOOT NEWS IN BRIEF: Once upon a time, cryptozoological news stories were few and far between. However, these days with Bigfoot being a major factor in TV light entertainment, there are so many stories on the subject that we are forced into producing a daily digest. Caveat lector!
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November 21st: MUSIC AND MORE: The Gonzo Blog Doo-Dah man is back in the jug agane.
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November 21st: NATURAL HISTORY/WATCHER OF THE SKIES: The latest from the CFZ Fortean bird blog. In an article for the first edition of Cryptozoology Bernard Heuvelmans wrote that cryptozoology is the study of 'unexpected animals' and following on from that perfectly reasonable assertion, it seems to us that - whereas the study of out of place birds may not have the glamour of the hunt for bigfoot, or lake monsters - it is still a perfectly valid area for the Fortean Zoologist to be interested in.
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November 21st: CFZ NEWS SERVICE: News From Nowhere
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November 20th: CRYPTOLINK: Lies, Damned Lies, and Cryptozoology
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November 20th: WEIRD WEEKEND 2014: Saturday Part Three - The Quiz
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November 20th: CRYPTOZOOLOGY/MYSTERY CATS: The latest from the CFZ Big Cat blog. The hunt for mystery Big Cats attracts far more newspaper-column inches than any other cryptozoological subject. There are so many of them now that we feel that they should be archived by us in some way, so we should have a go at publishing a regular round-up of the stories as they come in. We also chronicle other news stories which tell of mankind's relationship with big cats.
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November 20th: BIGFOOT NEWS IN BRIEF: Once upon a time, cryptozoological news stories were few and far between. However, these days with Bigfoot being a major factor in TV light entertainment, there are so many stories on the subject that we are forced into producing a daily digest. Caveat lector!
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November 20th: MUSIC AND MORE: The Gonzo Blog Doo-Dah man is back in the jug agane.
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November 20th: NATURAL HISTORY/WATCHER OF THE SKIES: The latest from the CFZ Fortean bird blog. In an article for the first edition of Cryptozoology Bernard Heuvelmans wrote that cryptozoology is the study of 'unexpected animals' and following on from that perfectly reasonable assertion, it seems to us that - whereas the study of out of place birds may not have the glamour of the hunt for bigfoot, or lake monsters - it is still a perfectly valid area for the Fortean Zoologist to be interested in.
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November 20th: CFZ NEWS SERVICE: News From Nowhere
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November 19th: BIGFOOT NEWS IN BRIEF: Once upon a time, cryptozoological news stories were few and far between. However, these days with Bigfoot being a major factor in TV light entertainment, there are so many stories on the subject that we are forced into producing a daily digest. Caveat lector!
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November 19th: MUSIC AND MORE: The Gonzo Blog Doo-Dah man is back in the jug agane.
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November 19th: NATURAL HISTORY/WATCHER OF THE SKIES: The latest from the CFZ Fortean bird blog. In an article for the first edition of Cryptozoology Bernard Heuvelmans wrote that cryptozoology is the study of 'unexpected animals' and following on from that perfectly reasonable assertion, it seems to us that - whereas the study of out of place birds may not have the glamour of the hunt for bigfoot, or lake monsters - it is still a perfectly valid area for the Fortean Zoologist to be interested in.
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November 19th: CFZ NEWS SERVICE: News From Nowhere
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November 18th: CFZ PRESS: Karl Shuker has a new book out
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November 18th: CFZ PRESS: A special offer on Karl Shuker's new book
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November 18th: CFZ PRESS: A special offer on Jim Jackson's new book
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November 18th: CFZ PRESS: A special offer on J G Montgomery's new book
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November 18th: CFZ PRESS: A special offer on Judge Smith's new book
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November 18th: CFZ PRESS: Coming soon - Andrew May's new book
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November 18th: JUST IN CASE ANYONE WONDERS WHAT I WAS RECORDING THIS LAST WEEKEND (Part Two)
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November 18th: BIGFOOT NEWS IN BRIEF: Once upon a time, cryptozoological news stories were few and far between. However, these days with Bigfoot being a major factor in TV light entertainment, there are so many stories on the subject that we are forced into producing a daily digest. Caveat lector!
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November 18th: WEIRD WEEKEND 2014: Saturday Part Two - Tony Whitehead (RSPB): Britain's changing bird fauna - past, present and future
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November 11th: ANDREW MAY: Words from the Wild Frontier
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November 18th: MUSIC AND MORE: The Gonzo Blog Doo-Dah man is back in the jug agane.
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November 18th: NATURAL HISTORY/WATCHER OF THE SKIES: The latest from the CFZ Fortean bird blog. In an article for the first edition of Cryptozoology Bernard Heuvelmans wrote that cryptozoology is the study of 'unexpected animals' and following on from that perfectly reasonable assertion, it seems to us that - whereas the study of out of place birds may not have the glamour of the hunt for bigfoot, or lake monsters - it is still a perfectly valid area for the Fortean Zoologist to be interested in.
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November 18th: NESSIELINKS: This is another caveat lector here, as we gather together recent Loch Ness Monster related stories, which have been proliferating across the news sites of the web.
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November 18th: CFZ NEWS SERVICE: News From Nowhere
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November 17th: CRYPTOLINK: Loch Ness monster's cousin? Believers claim evidence of creature in Lake Champlain
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November 17th: JUST IN CASE ANYONE WONDERS WHAT I WAS RECORDING THIS LAST WEEKEND
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November 17th: CRYPTOZOOLOGY/MYSTERY CATS: The latest from the CFZ Big Cat blog. The hunt for mystery Big Cats attracts far more newspaper-column inches than any other cryptozoological subject. There are so many of them now that we feel that they should be archived by us in some way, so we should have a go at publishing a regular round-up of the stories as they come in. We also chronicle other news stories which tell of mankind's relationship with big cats.
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November 17th: BIGFOOT NEWS IN BRIEF: Once upon a time, cryptozoological news stories were few and far between. However, these days with Bigfoot being a major factor in TV light entertainment, there are so many stories on the subject that we are forced into producing a daily digest. Caveat lector!
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November 17th: MUSIC AND MORE: The Gonzo Blog Doo-Dah man is back in the jug agane.
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November 17th: NATURAL HISTORY/WATCHER OF THE SKIES: The latest from the CFZ Fortean bird blog. In an article for the first edition of Cryptozoology Bernard Heuvelmans wrote that cryptozoology is the study of 'unexpected animals' and following on from that perfectly reasonable assertion, it seems to us that - whereas the study of out of place birds may not have the glamour of the hunt for bigfoot, or lake monsters - it is still a perfectly valid area for the Fortean Zoologist to be interested in.
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November 17th: CFZ NEWS SERVICE: News From Nowhere
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November 15/6th: CFZ PEOPLE: Anne-Marie Downes
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November 15/6th: MUSIC AND MORE: Gonzo Weekly #104
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November 15/6th: ANDREW MAY: Words from the Wild Frontier
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November 15/6th: MUSIC AND MORE: The Gonzo Blog Doo-Dah man is back in the jug agane.
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November 15/6th: MUSIC AND MORE (Saturday): The Gonzo Blog Doo-Dah man is back in the jug agane.
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November 15/6th: NATURAL HISTORY/WATCHER OF THE SKIES: The latest from the CFZ Fortean bird blog. In an article for the first edition of Cryptozoology Bernard Heuvelmans wrote that cryptozoology is the study of 'unexpected animals' and following on from that perfectly reasonable assertion, it seems to us that - whereas the study of out of place birds may not have the glamour of the hunt for bigfoot, or lake monsters - it is still a perfectly valid area for the Fortean Zoologist to be interested in.
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November 15/6th: CFZ NEWS SERVICE: News From Nowhere
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November 14th: CRYPTOLINK: Is this sound recording Vermont's Loch Ness monster?
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November 14th: WEIRD WEEKEND 2014: Saturday Part One
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November 14th: NESSIELINKS: This is another caveat lector here, as we gather together recent Loch Ness Monster related stories, which have been proliferating across the news sites of the web.
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November 14th: CRYPTOZOOLOGY/MYSTERY CATS: The latest from the CFZ Big Cat blog. The hunt for mystery Big Cats attracts far more newspaper-column inches than any other cryptozoological subject. There are so many of them now that we feel that they should be archived by us in some way, so we should have a go at publishing a regular round-up of the stories as they come in. We also chronicle other news stories which tell of mankind's relationship with big cats.
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November 14th: BIGFOOT NEWS IN BRIEF: Once upon a time, cryptozoological news stories were few and far between. However, these days with Bigfoot being a major factor in TV light entertainment, there are so many stories on the subject that we are forced into producing a daily digest. Caveat lector!
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November 14th: MUSIC AND MORE: The Gonzo Blog Doo-Dah man is back in the jug agane.
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November 14th: NATURAL HISTORY/WATCHER OF THE SKIES: The latest from the CFZ Fortean bird blog. In an article for the first edition of Cryptozoology Bernard Heuvelmans wrote that cryptozoology is the study of 'unexpected animals' and following on from that perfectly reasonable assertion, it seems to us that - whereas the study of out of place birds may not have the glamour of the hunt for bigfoot, or lake monsters - it is still a perfectly valid area for the Fortean Zoologist to be interested in.
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November 14th: CFZ NEWS SERVICE: News From Nowhere
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November 13th: RICK DYER: Surely people won't believe this nonsense for a third time?
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November 13th: CRYPTOZOOLOGY/MYSTERY CATS: The latest from the CFZ Big Cat blog. The hunt for mystery Big Cats attracts far more newspaper-column inches than any other cryptozoological subject. There are so many of them now that we feel that they should be archived by us in some way, so we should have a go at publishing a regular round-up of the stories as they come in. We also chronicle other news stories which tell of mankind's relationship with big cats.
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November 13th: BIGFOOT NEWS IN BRIEF: Once upon a time, cryptozoological news stories were few and far between. However, these days with Bigfoot being a major factor in TV light entertainment, there are so many stories on the subject that we are forced into producing a daily digest. Caveat lector!
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November 13th: MUSIC AND MORE: The Gonzo Blog Doo-Dah man is back in the jug agane.
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November 13th: NATURAL HISTORY/WATCHER OF THE SKIES: The latest from the CFZ Fortean bird blog. In an article for the first edition of Cryptozoology Bernard Heuvelmans wrote that cryptozoology is the study of 'unexpected animals' and following on from that perfectly reasonable assertion, it seems to us that - whereas the study of out of place birds may not have the glamour of the hunt for bigfoot, or lake monsters - it is still a perfectly valid area for the Fortean Zoologist to be interested in.
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November 13th: CFZ NEWS SERVICE: News From Nowhere
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November 12th: CRYPTOLINK: Afghanistan’s Bigfoot and Fanged Deer
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November 12th: CRYPTOZOOLOGY/MYSTERY CATS: The latest from the CFZ Big Cat blog. The hunt for mystery Big Cats attracts far more newspaper-column inches than any other cryptozoological subject. There are so many of them now that we feel that they should be archived by us in some way, so we should have a go at publishing a regular round-up of the stories as they come in. We also chronicle other news stories which tell of mankind's relationship with big cats.
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November 12th: NESSIENEWS: Experts say new Loch Ness Monster video is false but it won't deter Nessie hunters from their search
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November 12th: BIGFOOT NEWS IN BRIEF: Once upon a time, cryptozoological news stories were few and far between. However, these days with Bigfoot being a major factor in TV light entertainment, there are so many stories on the subject that we are forced into producing a daily digest. Caveat lector!
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November 12th: MUSIC AND MORE: The Gonzo Blog Doo-Dah man is back in the jug agane.
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November 12th: NATURAL HISTORY/WATCHER OF THE SKIES: The latest from the CFZ Fortean bird blog. In an article for the first edition of Cryptozoology Bernard Heuvelmans wrote that cryptozoology is the study of 'unexpected animals' and following on from that perfectly reasonable assertion, it seems to us that - whereas the study of out of place birds may not have the glamour of the hunt for bigfoot, or lake monsters - it is still a perfectly valid area for the Fortean Zoologist to be interested in.
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November 12th: CFZ NEWS SERVICE: News From Nowhere
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November 11th: ANDREW MAY: Words from the Wild Frontier
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November 11th: TAMARA'S DIARY: The CFZ intern writes
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November 11th: NESSIELINKS: This is another caveat lector here, as we gather together recent Loch Ness Monster related stories, which have been proliferating across the news sites of the web.
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November 11th: BIGFOOT NEWS IN BRIEF: Once upon a time, cryptozoological news stories were few and far between. However, these days with Bigfoot being a major factor in TV light entertainment, there are so many stories on the subject that we are forced into producing a daily digest. Caveat lector!
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November 11th: MUSIC AND MORE: The Gonzo Blog Doo-Dah man is back in the jug agane.
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November 11th: NATURAL HISTORY/WATCHER OF THE SKIES: The latest from the CFZ Fortean bird blog. In an article for the first edition of Cryptozoology Bernard Heuvelmans wrote that cryptozoology is the study of 'unexpected animals' and following on from that perfectly reasonable assertion, it seems to us that - whereas the study of out of place birds may not have the glamour of the hunt for bigfoot, or lake monsters - it is still a perfectly valid area for the Fortean Zoologist to be interested in.
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November 11th: CFZ NEWS SERVICE: News From Nowhere
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November 10th: CRYPTOZOOLOGY/MYSTERY CATS: The latest from the CFZ Big Cat blog. The hunt for mystery Big Cats attracts far more newspaper-column inches than any other cryptozoological subject. There are so many of them now that we feel that they should be archived by us in some way, so we should have a go at publishing a regular round-up of the stories as they come in. We also chronicle other news stories which tell of mankind's relationship with big cats.
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November 10th: BIGFOOT NEWS IN BRIEF: Once upon a time, cryptozoological news stories were few and far between. However, these days with Bigfoot being a major factor in TV light entertainment, there are so many stories on the subject that we are forced into producing a daily digest. Caveat lector!
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November 10th: MUSIC AND MORE: The Gonzo Blog Doo-Dah man is back in the jug agane.
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November 10th: NATURAL HISTORY/WATCHER OF THE SKIES: The latest from the CFZ Fortean bird blog. In an article for the first edition of Cryptozoology Bernard Heuvelmans wrote that cryptozoology is the study of 'unexpected animals' and following on from that perfectly reasonable assertion, it seems to us that - whereas the study of out of place birds may not have the glamour of the hunt for bigfoot, or lake monsters - it is still a perfectly valid area for the Fortean Zoologist to be interested in.
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November 10th: CFZ NEWS SERVICE: News From Nowhere
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November 9th: CRYPTOLINK: Is this the Loch Ness Monster? New picture could be the clearest snap of mythical beast
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November 9th: MUSIC AND MORE: Gonzo Weekly #103
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November 9th: MUSIC AND MORE: The Gonzo Blog Doo-Dah man is back in the jug agane.
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November 9th: NATURAL HISTORY/WATCHER OF THE SKIES: The latest from the CFZ Fortean bird blog. In an article for the first edition of Cryptozoology Bernard Heuvelmans wrote that cryptozoology is the study of 'unexpected animals' and following on from that perfectly reasonable assertion, it seems to us that - whereas the study of out of place birds may not have the glamour of the hunt for bigfoot, or lake monsters - it is still a perfectly valid area for the Fortean Zoologist to be interested in.
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November 9th: CFZ NEWS SERVICE: News From Nowhere
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November 8th: ANDREW MAY: Words from the Wild Frontier
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November 8th: MUSIC AND MORE: Gonzo Weekly #103
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November 8th: MUSIC AND MORE: The Gonzo Blog Doo-Dah man is back in the jug agane.
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November 8th: NATURAL HISTORY/WATCHER OF THE SKIES: The latest from the CFZ Fortean bird blog. In an article for the first edition of Cryptozoology Bernard Heuvelmans wrote that cryptozoology is the study of 'unexpected animals' and following on from that perfectly reasonable assertion, it seems to us that - whereas the study of out of place birds may not have the glamour of the hunt for bigfoot, or lake monsters - it is still a perfectly valid area for the Fortean Zoologist to be interested in.
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November 8th: CFZ NEWS SERVICE: News From Nowhere
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November 7th: NESSIELINKS: This is another caveat lector here, as we gather together recent Loch Ness Monster related stories, which have been proliferating across the news sites of the web.
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November 7th: MUIRHEAD`S MYSTERIES: The Macclesfield flying man
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November 7th: CRYPTOZOOLOGY/MYSTERY CATS: The latest from the CFZ Big Cat blog. The hunt for mystery Big Cats attracts far more newspaper-column inches than any other cryptozoological subject. There are so many of them now that we feel that they should be archived by us in some way, so we should have a go at publishing a regular round-up of the stories as they come in. We also chronicle other news stories which tell of mankind's relationship with big cats.
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November 7th: BIGFOOT NEWS IN BRIEF: Once upon a time, cryptozoological news stories were few and far between. However, these days with Bigfoot being a major factor in TV light entertainment, there are so many stories on the subject that we are forced into producing a daily digest. Caveat lector!
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November 7th: MUSIC AND MORE: The Gonzo Blog Doo-Dah man is back in the jug agane.
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November 7th: NATURAL HISTORY/WATCHER OF THE SKIES: The latest from the CFZ Fortean bird blog. In an article for the first edition of Cryptozoology Bernard Heuvelmans wrote that cryptozoology is the study of 'unexpected animals' and following on from that perfectly reasonable assertion, it seems to us that - whereas the study of out of place birds may not have the glamour of the hunt for bigfoot, or lake monsters - it is still a perfectly valid area for the Fortean Zoologist to be interested in.
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November 7th: CFZ NEWS SERVICE: News From Nowhere
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November 6th: THE CRYPTODANE: The loneliest spider
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November 6th: BREAKING NEWS: Badgers demand human cull to prevent spread of Ebola
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November 6th: MUIRHEAD`S MYSTERIES: DEER-HORSE HYBRIDS?
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November 6th: CRYPTOZOOLOGY/MYSTERY CATS: The latest from the CFZ Big Cat blog. The hunt for mystery Big Cats attracts far more newspaper-column inches than any other cryptozoological subject. There are so many of them now that we feel that they should be archived by us in some way, so we should have a go at publishing a regular round-up of the stories as they come in. We also chronicle other news stories which tell of mankind's relationship with big cats.
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November 6th: BIGFOOT NEWS IN BRIEF: Once upon a time, cryptozoological news stories were few and far between. However, these days with Bigfoot being a major factor in TV light entertainment, there are so many stories on the subject that we are forced into producing a daily digest. Caveat lector!
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November 6th: MUSIC AND MORE: The Gonzo Blog Doo-Dah man is back in the jug agane.
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November 6th: NATURAL HISTORY/WATCHER OF THE SKIES: The latest from the CFZ Fortean bird blog. In an article for the first edition of Cryptozoology Bernard Heuvelmans wrote that cryptozoology is the study of 'unexpected animals' and following on from that perfectly reasonable assertion, it seems to us that - whereas the study of out of place birds may not have the glamour of the hunt for bigfoot, or lake monsters - it is still a perfectly valid area for the Fortean Zoologist to be interested in.
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November 6th: CFZ NEWS SERVICE: News From Nowhere
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November 5th: ROBERT SCHNECK: Oleander poison
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November 5th: POULTRY POLTROONERY: 4th Annual Hug A Chicken Day™ brought to you by Tilly's Nest
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November 5th: ANDREW MAY: The Science of Bigfoot
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November 5th: CRYPTOLINK: The Loch Ness Monster is in my pond
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November 5th: CRYPTOZOOLOGY/MYSTERY CATS: The latest from the CFZ Big Cat blog. The hunt for mystery Big Cats attracts far more newspaper-column inches than any other cryptozoological subject. There are so many of them now that we feel that they should be archived by us in some way, so we should have a go at publishing a regular round-up of the stories as they come in. We also chronicle other news stories which tell of mankind's relationship with big cats.
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November 5th: BIGFOOT NEWS IN BRIEF: Once upon a time, cryptozoological news stories were few and far between. However, these days with Bigfoot being a major factor in TV light entertainment, there are so many stories on the subject that we are forced into producing a daily digest. Caveat lector!
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November 5th: MUSIC AND MORE: The Gonzo Blog Doo-Dah man is back in the jug agane.
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November 5th: NATURAL HISTORY/WATCHER OF THE SKIES: The latest from the CFZ Fortean bird blog. In an article for the first edition of Cryptozoology Bernard Heuvelmans wrote that cryptozoology is the study of 'unexpected animals' and following on from that perfectly reasonable assertion, it seems to us that - whereas the study of out of place birds may not have the glamour of the hunt for bigfoot, or lake monsters - it is still a perfectly valid area for the Fortean Zoologist to be interested in.
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November 5th: CFZ NEWS SERVICE: News From Nowhere
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November 4th: ANDREW MAY: Words from the Wild Frontier
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November 4th: RAINES EXPLAINS: Calpurnia lays an egg
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November 4th: NESSIELINKS: This is another caveat lector here, as we gather together recent Loch Ness Monster related stories, which have been proliferating across the news sites of the web.
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November 4th: CFZ "PEOPLE": Happy Birthday Prudence
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November 4th: CRYPTOLINK: John Gould: an enduring witness to Australia’s lost mammals
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November 4th: CRYPTOZOOLOGY/MYSTERY CATS: The latest from the CFZ Big Cat blog. The hunt for mystery Big Cats attracts far more newspaper-column inches than any other cryptozoological subject. There are so many of them now that we feel that they should be archived by us in some way, so we should have a go at publishing a regular round-up of the stories as they come in. We also chronicle other news stories which tell of mankind's relationship with big cats.
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November 4th: BIGFOOT NEWS IN BRIEF: Once upon a time, cryptozoological news stories were few and far between. However, these days with Bigfoot being a major factor in TV light entertainment, there are so many stories on the subject that we are forced into producing a daily digest. Caveat lector!
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November 4th: MUSIC AND MORE: The Gonzo Blog Doo-Dah man is back in the jug agane.
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November 4th: NATURAL HISTORY/WATCHER OF THE SKIES: The latest from the CFZ Fortean bird blog. In an article for the first edition of Cryptozoology Bernard Heuvelmans wrote that cryptozoology is the study of 'unexpected animals' and following on from that perfectly reasonable assertion, it seems to us that - whereas the study of out of place birds may not have the glamour of the hunt for bigfoot, or lake monsters - it is still a perfectly valid area for the Fortean Zoologist to be interested in.
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November 4th: CFZ NEWS SERVICE: News From Nowhere
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November 3rd: CRYPTOLINK: Five “Real” Sea Monsters Brought to Life by Early Naturalists
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November 3rd: CRYPTOLINK: How Elves and Serpents are Saving Iceland for Future Generations
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November 3rd: CRYPTOZOOLOGY/MYSTERY CATS: The latest from the CFZ Big Cat blog. The hunt for mystery Big Cats attracts far more newspaper-column inches than any other cryptozoological subject. There are so many of them now that we feel that they should be archived by us in some way, so we should have a go at publishing a regular round-up of the stories as they come in. We also chronicle other news stories which tell of mankind's relationship with big cats.
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November 3rd: BIGFOOT NEWS IN BRIEF: Once upon a time, cryptozoological news stories were few and far between. However, these days with Bigfoot being a major factor in TV light entertainment, there are so many stories on the subject that we are forced into producing a daily digest. Caveat lector!
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November 3rd: MUSIC AND MORE: The Gonzo Blog Doo-Dah man is back in the jug agane.
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November 3rd: NATURAL HISTORY/WATCHER OF THE SKIES: The latest from the CFZ Fortean bird blog. In an article for the first edition of Cryptozoology Bernard Heuvelmans wrote that cryptozoology is the study of 'unexpected animals' and following on from that perfectly reasonable assertion, it seems to us that - whereas the study of out of place birds may not have the glamour of the hunt for bigfoot, or lake monsters - it is still a perfectly valid area for the Fortean Zoologist to be interested in.
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November 3rd: CFZ NEWS SERVICE: News From Nowhere
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November 2nd: RAINES EXPLAINS: Nartha The Pigeon
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November 2nd: MUSIC AND MORE: The Gonzo Blog Doo-Dah man is back in the jug agane.
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November 2nd: NATURAL HISTORY/WATCHER OF THE SKIES: The latest from the CFZ Fortean bird blog. In an article for the first edition of Cryptozoology Bernard Heuvelmans wrote that cryptozoology is the study of 'unexpected animals' and following on from that perfectly reasonable assertion, it seems to us that - whereas the study of out of place birds may not have the glamour of the hunt for bigfoot, or lake monsters - it is still a perfectly valid area for the Fortean Zoologist to be interested in.
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November 2nd: CFZ NEWS SERVICE: News From Nowhere
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November 1st: CORINNA'S SEASONAL STORY
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November 1st: MUSIC AND MORE: Gonzo Weekly #102
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November 1st: MUSIC AND MORE: The Gonzo Blog Doo-Dah man is back in the jug agane.
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November 1st: NATURAL HISTORY/WATCHER OF THE SKIES: The latest from the CFZ Fortean bird blog. In an article for the first edition of Cryptozoology Bernard Heuvelmans wrote that cryptozoology is the study of 'unexpected animals' and following on from that perfectly reasonable assertion, it seems to us that - whereas the study of out of place birds may not have the glamour of the hunt for bigfoot, or lake monsters - it is still a perfectly valid area for the Fortean Zoologist to be interested in.
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November 1st: CFZ NEWS SERVICE: News From Nowhere
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The Weird Weekend is the biggest predominantly cryptozoological conference in the English Speaking World, and has been presented every year since 2000. The 16th Weird Weekend, will be held on the third weekend of August 2015. The whole event is being posted on CFZtv.

SPEAKERS CONFIRMED SO FAR INCLUDE:

  • RICHARD FREEMAN: Tasmania 2014 Expedition
  • RONAN COGHLAN: tba
  • LEE WALKER: Urban Legends of Liverpool, Timeslips in Otterspool and the Death Predicting Hound of Liverpool's Oldest Pub
  • PLUS

    + Silas Hawkins
    + The Tunnel of Goats

    More attractions will be announced soon...

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