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Trust appeals against dumping of pumpkins in the woods

The Woodland Trust has issued a Halloween plea to witches, wizards and spooks everywhere not to endanger wildlife by dumping pumpkins in woodland. The country’s largest woodland conservation charity has noticed Halloween pumpkins being taken to the nearest wood and … Continue reading

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Don’t waste it! How to make use of your Hallowe’en pumpkin

Want to make good use of that pumpkin flesh carved out of your kids’ Hallowe’en lantern? This recipe for pumpkin soup is easy, quick and entirely veggie. And you don’t have to use it only at Hallowe’en. Preparation time: less … Continue reading

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12.6 million pumpkins heading for landfill this weekend

We could all be contributing to another Hallowe’en nightmare this weekend, as commercial waste experts estimate that the nation is about to consign 25,000 tons of perfectly good food to landfill. That’s according to Charlotte Green, from TradeWaste.co.uk, who has … Continue reading

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Halloween Spooktacular, Grangewood Park, Oct 31

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Guided Halloween Ghost Walk, Wandle Park, Oct 31

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