Back in 1954, two policemen were called to a disturbance at a Glasgow cemetery. They discovered hundreds of children searching for a vampire with iron teeth.
American comics were blamed for the panic but, according to a documentary on BBC Radio 4, there were other sources for the Gorbals vampire. Pauline McLean reports.
The Gorbals Vampire will be broadcast on BBC Radio 4 at 2300 GMT on Tuesday 30 March, and will be available on BBC iPlayer
Gabrielle Faust has spotted another short clip from Season III of true blood.
Staying with True Blood, Vampire Cafe spotted this interview with the Vampire King of Mississippi, Denis O'hare.
BloodyDisgusting has the unofficial trailer and artwork for "Dead Cert" here.
Shocktilyoudrop has news of Daybreakers arriving on DVD and Blu-Ray on June 1st.
Is there hope? Could it be that more feel this way? I had to share this, a 14 year old's realisation that vampires didnt start with twilight and sparkles.
There is a spoiler that there is another big death on the way in Vampire Diaries here.
Taliesin today reviews "Vampire Taxonomy", a 2009 book by Meredith Woerner