Halloween is just days away... and there's a spooky feeling in Huddersfield!

As little monsters prepare to go door-to-door for sweet treats and pumpkin lanterns light up windows, the excitement for October 31 is building.

Whether you're heading out for a night of Halloween mischief or staying in to greet trick-or-treaters, you might notice a strange chill in the air...

You know it's Halloween in Huddersfield when...

There's zombie warnings in Golcar

Watch out for the roaming undead...
Watch out for the roaming undead...

West Yorkshire Police - Kirklees Rural shared this picture — definitely look both ways before roaming through Golcar this Saturday night!

A Longwood family prepare to scare the wits out of trick or treaters

Melvin Evans (left) with the scaremongers Tina Evans, Andrew Evans, Sally Evans, Chris Evans, Connor Bostock, Mandy Fellows of Kirkwood Hospice and Nicole Clayton.

Hold on to your sweetie buckets if you go down Botham Hall Road this Halloween — the Evans family are waiting for you!

Babies become pumpkins

Keavy Sykes, 17 months, 2 little pumpkins

And very cute ones, at that! Send in your pictures for our 2015 Little Horrors gallery here .

...and pugs become devils

Red devil
Red devil

They might already be little terrors, but we love to see pets dressed up for Halloween too! Send us your snaps here .

We celebrate black cats

Celebrating Huddersfield's black beauties on National Black Cat Day
Celebrating Huddersfield's black beauties on National Black Cat Day

They might be associated with witchcraft, bad luck and the devil, but we love our black beauties anyway. October 27 is National Black Cat Day, just before Halloween, and Huddersfield was happy to share their moggies with the world.

Castle Hill looks creepy

The other 364 days of the year, it's a pretty landmark. On October 31 it looks like a horror movie set.

People go pumpkin crazy

You can't get through the doors of your local supermarket for the piles of pumpkins for sale — and lots of you make spooktacular creations with them! See more here — and send us a picture of your masterpiece!

An odd punter turns up in your local

If you're out in Slaithwaite, why not buy him a pint. Or some fake tan at least.

Sweeney Todd serves pie and peas at the LBT

The Lawrence Batley Theatre at night

Gulp. Dare you join the Barber of Fleet Street for a Halloween supper? You can at the Lawrence Batley Theatre on Saturday, and if you get out alive, there's lots of spooky entertainment taking place across the venue — read all about it.

Fancy dress stress begins

Horror make-up, wigs, false teeth, costumes, accessories... hands up if you leave it to the last minute and end up panicking.

The trains become terrifying

Kirklees Light Railway Ghost Train
Kirklees Light Railway Ghost Train

And we're not talking delays at Huddersfield Railway Station. Both Kirklees Light Railway and Greenhead Park run truly chilling train rides through haunted woods. Not for the faint hearted!

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