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Pitch Black Investigations

#DARETOJOINUS 

 

Welcome

 

Join us here at Pitch Black for an evening of ghost hunting in some of England's and Scotland's most haunted buildings, We need your help to catch and seek out the undead and show people proof that the unexplained will become explained soon.

Based in the North East but travelling the UK to offer the most intense Ghost Hunting experience . Will you #daretojoinus?

Contact us 

Email us

pitchblackinvestigations@outlook.com

Call us

07475009753 or 07951876540

Write to us

Office 11, The Co-op Business Centre, Whitehouse Road, Sunderland SR2 8AH

Tweet us

@PBinvestigation


Purchasing tickets/deposit option, how it works.

We offer a deposit option on our larger venue ghost hunts to help spread the cost. Our cheaper locations must be paid for in full at the time of booking. When using the 'deposit option' you will be paying a non-refundable and non-transferable deposit as stated in our Terms & Conditions. All balances will require full payment 4 weeks before the ghost hunt takes place. You can log on to this website and choose the 'pay remaining balance' button up to 4 weeks before the date  of the chosen event. It is your responsibility to make sure final balances are paid on time. Unpaid balances after the due date means we reserve the right to resell the tickets, any deposits paid will be retained.

When purchasing tickets you will receive a confirmation email within 48 hours. Once tickets are paid for in full you will then receive email 'e ticket' and a copy of our 'terms and conditions'. Your name will then be added to our guest list. By purchasing tickets you are agreeing to our Terms & Conditions which are available to read on this website. Please note that some locations do not allow Ouija boards or photos/videos been taken on the premises.   

The age requirement is 18 years+ or over 16 accompanied with a responsible adult unless otherwise stated on the event. No expecting ladies please.

Happy Hunting!


May 2018

The Victoria Tunnels - Newcastle

SOLD OUT

Saturday 19th May, 2018

7pm - 11pm

£30 Each

 

The Victoria Tunnel is a preserved 19th century waggonway built to transport coal from Spital Tongues (Leazes Main) Colliery to the river and operated between 1842 and the 1860's. The Tunnel was converted in 1939 into an air raid shelter to protect thousands of Newcastle citizens during World War 2. Dark shadows and mists have said to be seen. Footsteps and the feeling of being watched have been reported. Will you #datetojoinus?

 

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What to expect on the night:

  • Equipment demonstration

  • Group vigils

  • Lone vigils

  • Full use of our equipment

  • A choice of tea/coffee/hot chocolate/bottled water, crisps and biscuits  

 

 


June 2018

The Old Nick Theatre - Gainsborough

Saturday 2nd June, 2018

8.50pm - 1am

£35 - each Deposit option available 

 

 

Built in 1850 and was once a divisional HQ for the Lincolnshire constabulary for over a hundred years. The building consisted of cells, police living quarters and a courtroom. Original cells are still in place in the basement but in 1979 the courtroom was converted into a 55 seated theatre which opened in 1980 and is still used today. There have been over 20 documented deaths in the building.

Ghostly reports of doors slamming and locking themselves, people being touched and pushed, a full bodied apparition seen in the exercise yard and staff refusing to go into certain areas of the building after hearing disembodied voices. Will you #daretojoinus?

 

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What to expect on the night:

  • Equipment demonstration

  • Group vigils

  • Lone vigils

  • Full use of our equipment

  • A choice of tea/coffee/hot chocolate/bottled water, crisps and biscuits

Payment options

*If using the deposit option remaining balances are due Saturday 5th May, 2018

 


July 2018

Mainsforth Miners Hall - Durham

SOLD OUT

Saturday7th July, 2018

9:50pm - 2am 

£25 Each

 

Mainsforth and District Community Association was built in 1927 as the Miners Welfare Hall. The Miners originally paid 6p a week for the hall of their wages. Local building company Lazenby were hired to build the hall, one of the workers sadly lost his life during the building of the hall. The hall was the community hub for the local miners and it was used for almost everything , Socialising, Library, Welfare, Clinics and much more, Until the mine closed in 1982 it was then used as a centre for the minors to sign on as unemployed The Hall has been used over the years for many different events including North east comedian Bobby Thompson, Labour Party Conferences and even radio shows that were staged in order to keep spirits up during the war. Believed to have once been a temporary hospital during the second world war and area that practiced witch craft. Full bodied apparitions and dark shadows have been seen around the building. The feeling of uneasiness and been watched. Theatre seats moving down on there own. Footsteps and stage doors banging when no one is around. This is one intense night.. will you #daretojoinus?

 

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What to expect on the night:

  • Equipment demonstration

  • Group vigils

  • Lone vigils

  • Full use of our equipment

  • A choice of tea/coffee/hot chocolate/bottled water and biscuits  


July, 2018

The Seance - Ryton Masonic Lodge

Gateshead

SOLD OUT

 

Saturday 21st July, 2018

9.30pm - 1.30am

£27 Each

 

This amazing building dates back hundreds of years and was once a grand Manor House to the 1st Mayor of Newcastle which sat on a huge piece of land. It has an adjoining house which is believed to have once been the the servants quarters. In 1920, twenty six Ryton Masonic Brethren met to discuss the formation of a new lodge. It was to be named Ryton Holy Cross Lodge after Ryton Holy Cross Church which had been built 700 years earlier in 1220. Those Brethren were to become the founder members. And it is still used by the Masons to this day.

. It's believed the current owner won't enter the building alone as ghostly sightings are reported and the feeling of uneasiness. Staff are said to have caught photos of orbs entering the room then disappearing through the wall.  A story of a murder on the stair well which was covered up as a accident leads us to believe this is a unsettled spirit trying to communicate with the living. And a further death of a mason by accident  in the corridor, is this the spirit seen wandering upstairs ?

 

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What to expect on the night:

  • Equipment demonstration

  • Group vigils

  • Lone vigils

  • Full use of our equipment

  • A choice of tea/coffee/hot chocolate/bottled water and biscuits  

 


Halloween 2018

The Union Workhouse - Llanfyllin Wales

Saturday 27th October, 2018

9pm - 8am £59 each (ghost hunt & Sleepover)

9pm - 2am £49 Each (ghost hunt only)

Tickets available Friday 1st June, 2018 at 9am

 

The Union workhouse dates back to 1837 and was home and work to many of people. Conditions weren't great and many of people died there. There has many of paranormal reports including that of a old School Master who's said to wonder the building. With footsteps, to children's crying been heard. Shadows been seen and doors slamming by themselves. Will you #daretojoinus?

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What to expect on the night:

  • Equipment demonstration

  • Group vigils

  • Lone vigils

  • Full use of our equipment

  • A choice of tea/coffee/hot chocolate/bottled water and biscuits  

  • Sleepover option includes shared dormitory facilities, bedding is included and a light breakfast the next morning

 


Halloween 2018

Ryton Masonic - The Seance

Gateshead

Thursday 31st October, 2018

9pm - 12am

£40 each

Tickets on sale Friday 1st June at 10am

 

This amazing building dates back hundreds of years and was once a grand Manor House to the 1st Mayor of Newcastle which sat on a huge piece of land. It has an adjoining house which is believed to have once been the the servants quarters. It is still used by the Masons to this day. It's believed the current owner won't enter the building alone as ghostly sightings are reported and the feeling of uneasiness. Staff are said to have caught photos of orbs entering the room then disappearing through the wall.  A story of a murder on the stair well which was covered up as a accident leads us to believe this is a unsettled spirit trying to communicate with the living. A further death of a Mason by accident  in the corridor, is this the spirit seen wandering upstairs ?

 

 

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What to expect on the night:

  • Equipment demonstration

  • Victoria Seance

  • Group vigils

  • Lone vigils

  • Full use of our equipment

  • A choice of tea/coffee/hot chocolate/bottled water and biscuits  

 

 

 

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Its great to get feedback from our guests here are a few recent ones.

 

Anna Mackay reviewed Pitch Black Investigations – 5 star

23 July 2017· 

great group of people .was a great night with some strange things going on down in those tunnels

 

Claire Batey Hanson reviewed Pitch Black Investigations – 5 star

10 July 2017· 

Really enjoyed my night at the mainsforth miners hall! Fantastic experience with a great team! So hooked now and waiting to book again!

 

Lee Warren reviewed Pitch Black Investigations – 5 star

15/3/17 · 

 

Lesley Smith reviewed Pitch Black Investigations – 5 stars · 

26/3/17

Amazing night at the Washington aircraft museum. Great team, fab equipment and great venue! We Loved every minute ����� Can not wait to be part of another investigation , when you attend one in person they create even more questions in your head about the paranormal by the time you leave lol it's so amazing!

 

Claire Carling reviewed Pitch Black Investigations – 5 star

3/7/2016  

Amazing night last night at St Catherine's asylum.. seen and heard some things that just couldn't be explained. Had such a laugh even though we were all terrified in that basement! Second one I've been to, and definitely won't be the last.. the team always make you feel welcome, so thanks for yet another great experience, will see you again, hopefully sooner rather than later! X

 

Kim Garbutt reviewed Pitch Black Investigations – 5 star

3/7/2016 

Our 1st experience of doing this & can honestly say beforehand I was absolutely pooing myself but once we got started it was amazing team totally reassuring and when we heard/felt things and got messages I was over the moon (although somewhat emotional) and loved every minute of it!! Will definitely be doing this again I'm hooked so once again Thankyou to the Pitchblack team we will definitely be seeing you again!!

Loretta Young reviewed Pitch Black Investigations – 5 star

3 October at 01:43 · 

We had a brilliant night at East Drive, Pontefract last night. The team were very welcoming and professional. We had a great laugh as well as the serious stuff. We had noises, lights, a bunch of keys swinging on their own for about 10 minutes, a random ball being slung over the banister in slow motion, a heavy propped up mirror tipping over and a grand finale of a child's pushchair, a doll and a ball being slung down the stairs!

It was a fantastic night. Thankyou to Carrie and the team-we'll definitely be booking again �

 

Steven James Fee reviewed Pitch Black Investigations – 5 star

7 August · 

Very professional, Turning a sceptic to a believer, had lots of fun with the team.Highly recommended!

 

Katie Ivy Myers‎ to Pitch Black Investigations

28 July 2015 · 

Went on an evening with these guys last year with a group of friends,had plenty of activity,and some very specific things came through,I'm absolutely astonished that a year later everything that got said completely makes sense....really unreal experience,some things have to be seen/heard to be believed......I am 110% no longer a sceptic,very professional down to earth group of people,thoroughly reccomend.

 

Kirsty Uttley reviewed Pitch Black Investigations – 5 star

2/10/2016 · 

Had a great evening! Laughs and scares! Will be definitely be booking again x

 

 


Merchandise

 

Available to order online and to buy on the night on our ghost hunting events

 

 

T Shirts

£10 each

100% cotton

Available in sizes small, medium, large, XL, 2xL 3XL, 4XL

(P&P £2.90 Royal Mail 2nd class)

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T shirts

Mugs

£5 each

 

(P&P £2.90 Royal Mail 2nd class)

 

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Payment options

 

 

please allow 5-7 working days for delivery.