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WATCH: Take a ride on the Halloween ghost train in Greenhead Park

For one night only it's time to get scared on miniature railway

Greenhead Park’s got its very own ghost train – for one night only.

Families can climb aboard on the miniature railway tonight (Monday) for a scary ride along the 540-metre track – and meet up with witches, a giant spider and a spooky train driver and skeleton passenger. There will also be a haunted house, spooky graveyard and pumpkins lining the route.

Members of the Huddersfield Society of Model Engineers are running two engines – Jubilee and Syngenta – to give families who have been out “trick or treating” a Halloween thrill.

David Peace, society treasurer, said hundreds of people turned out when the spectral special ran last year.

The trains will run from 5pm to 7pm. Tickets priced £1.30 per person will be on sale in the booking office and the adjoining cafe will be open for refreshments.

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The park usually closes at dusk, but the Friends of Greenhead Park have volunteered to keep the gates open until the last train pulls to a halt.

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