This weekend is all about the spooky pumpkins, the trick-or-treating and ghostly goings-on! If you’ve already mastered the pumpkin carving and exhausted the decorations in your local shops then here are some activities and stories to get you through the Halloween weekend. There’s even a competition to win some truly haunting story collections!
Have some fun in the kitchen with these ideas from 50 Fantastic Ideas for Celebrations and Festivals.
Try reading these five terrifying tales with your children. From the scary vampire haunting an old manor to the boy who swaps places with a buzzard, these folk tales from around the world are perfect for ages 7+.
Here is Goblins and Ghosties:
Two stories from Serpents and Werewolves:
We arrived this morning to find our current favourite book looking a bit ghoulish!