Have fang-tastic fun, curl up with carbs and carve out treats - Halloween is coming!
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18th century architecture and 21st century luxury combine at The Crofts of Cairngorm – a stone cottage stunner in North East Scotland…


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Head to Laing Art Gallery, Newcastle, to see Exposed: The Naked Portrait. The new, promiscuous exhibition showcases unclothed portraits of exposed  big names – everyone from Mick Jagger and Naomi Campbell, to John Lennon and Linda McCartney.

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Hexham’s Spook Night on Saturday means pumpkin lantern competitions, funfair thrills, fancy dress contests, storytelling and Halloween-style face painting. Hot treats and drinks for the whole family, too.

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Take them to Wallington on Sunday, where they’ll be free to get stuck in to creepy crafty. Enter spooky yurts and give pumpkin carving a go.

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A weekend trip to Belsay Hall means tons of fang-tastic fun in the form of spooky stories, ghoulish games and haunting live performances.


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Visit Malton’s new vegan and vegetarian deli, The Purple Carrot. Pick up plant-based goodies, including beetroot quiche, cashew nut roast, veggie-packed pastries, pies and more.

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Treat your tastebuds and sink your fangs in to foodie treats at Stewart Park’s Halloween-themed Farmers’ Market on Sunday. We’re talking fiery curries, monster-sized loaves, toasted marshmallows and spooky scotch eggs.


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