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October 2013


All about All Hallows Eve

24 Oct 2013 - Louise Wright
Halloween is full of costumes, sweets, trick-or-treating, terrifying haunted houses, pumpkins and ghosts. But just where did Halloween come from?

You kin do it! Supersize your Halloween with these inspirational pumpkin designs

16 Oct 2013 - Louise Wright
Ever wondered why we celebrate Halloween with a carved pumpkin, called a Jack-o’-lantern? Well, there are several versions of the tale but they all involve a character called Jack who manages to trap the Devil by tricking him. According to the legend he only agrees to let the Devil go free after him makes him promise not to take his soul. When Jack dies he can’t get into heaven as he’s been too wicked, and the Devil won’t take his soul either.

Photo of the month highlights regeneration in Bradford

07 Oct 2013 - Louise Wright
This month's photo of the month by our resident photographer Paul Thompson is of City Park in Bradford, a true regeneration success story.