Half-term fun at Chatsworth

Scary surprises are lurking around every corner at Chatsworth this half-term holiday.

The haunting Halloween Hoot sees the garden, farmyard and house transformed from October 25 until November 2.

There are tricks, treats and spooky stories on offer, with activities ranging from broomstick making to trips into the spell weavers lair to seeking out hidden pumpkins or creating a scary hat.

For information on opening times and tickets, see www.chatsworth.org