/ Key title The UK's number one TV psychic is back with a fascinating and compelling guide to ghost hunting. With tips and hints on tools, locations, and types of spirit activity a budding ghost hunter might encounter, Acorah provides a fascinating guide with plenty of brilliant and fascinating stories of his own encounters. / Derek Acorah is one of the UK's best known psychics with regular television shows on the Living TV channel: the hugely successful 'Most Haunted", 'Celebrity Most Haunted,' and 'Psychic Live'. / The UK's answer to John Edward, Derek Acorah stars in Living TV's Most Haunted, a twice-weekly primetime show which attracts 1.5 million viewers. / On November 5 Derek Acorah will have a one-off special show about Guy Fawkes night showing on Living TV. This will be followed the next night November 6 at 9:00 by the launch of Derek's new show GHOST TOWNS WITH DEREK ACORAH - Living's lead show for the new season. It will air for eight weeks until Christmas. The second series is planned to air from February 06. / Derek's last book The Psychic adventures of Derek Acorah reached No. 3 in the best seller list on publication in Sept 04 and has been in the top 20 since then. It has sold over 150k copies since publication. / Press advertising for Ghosting Hunting is already in place with adverts in the programmes that are distributed at all Derek's Live Event. There are due to be more than 60 events throughout the UK and Ireland during 2005 and Derek regularly talks to audiences of 2,000 - 3,000 fans. / Derek Acorah is a key author for our D2C initiatives and will be supported by targeted online activity.
Following a career as a footballer with Liverpool FC and USC Lion in Australia, Derek Acorah began to tap into the psychic skills he first noticed as a child. He became an Investigator with the International Society for the Paranormal Research (ISPR), the world's authority in Field Parapsychology, in 1998 and has since become one of the country's most famous mediums, with several regular TV shows on Living TV. He makes appearances on various other TV and radio shows, both in the UK and the US, and has toured internationally.
'Derek is the model of the modern medium.' - The Guardian Weekend 'Acorah is regarded by some as the most inspirational living medium in the UK'. - Independent 'Derek [is] now the country's best-known ghost hunter.' - The Sun