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CCTV camera films mystery ball of light at Carlisle community centre

A community centre is at the centre of a fascinating mystery after one of its security cameras captured a spooky dancing light.

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This is caused by internal reflection on the camera lens, caused by an external light source. Probably a car, which is why the orb is moving.

Posted by james on 20 November 2015 at 10:45

The light is clearly a spiritual orb, but these phenomenon are only associated with a spirit in transit at the time of death, and not with haunting. They are also associated with people and not places, and as Gareth Weber was alone in the building at the time it appeared, he must be the person the spirit was trying to contact. The dying person need not even be on the same continent, let alone in Carlisle. These sightings were just taken for granted when people passed away before the invention of electrical light. Doors frequently bang, pictures fall off walls, and glasses shatter at the same time as these orbs appear. They are less likely if relatives are present at the bedside at the time of death, more likely if the death happens alone or is traumatic.

Posted by Poltergeist on 3 February 2013 at 19:27

Hardly a "dancing light"... "a vague smudge moving in a short way in a straight line along a wall" would have been more appropriate...but not as snappy!

Posted by Richard G on 1 February 2013 at 09:38

It amazes me how easily these (non)stories get published. Is the good old N&S so desperate for filler?

Posted by Tony on 26 January 2013 at 18:14

makes me laugh when I read the skeptics replies! Im not afraid of no ghost!..........

Posted by ghostbuster on 24 January 2013 at 22:31

Well I wouldn't worry if the Council get their way the CCTV will get cut off, so criminals and the paranormal can do what they like then.

Posted by save the CCTV on 24 January 2013 at 21:12

@Nathan He's recorded it from the CCTV screen.

@Brian I'm with you, looks like the street light reflecting off a water drip

The article states that "it travels inexplicably along the corridor before turning sharply upwards" but the video just shows a smudge going down...

Posted by skeptik101 on 24 January 2013 at 14:34

notice the door opposite the glass window where the light first appears , there is light coming from that door and lights up the wall by the window . Something moving in that room has reflected the small light on the window and along the wall.

Posted by The Honest Critic on 24 January 2013 at 12:36

haven't seen the video but i agree with nathan dust or a midge!!!

Posted by albert on 24 January 2013 at 12:19

I agree , this isnt CCTV unless theres an earthquake going on .

Posted by The Honest Critic on 24 January 2013 at 12:18

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