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  Hallowe'en
What is it?
How it started
What's with the pumpkins?
Trick or treat
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Is it safe?

 
Display Is it safe?
Not everyone thinks celebrating Hallowe'en is a good idea. Here are 3 reasons they give:

1. Kids out trick or treating may be at risk from strangers or street crime.

  Click for our tips on staying safe

2. Trick or treat can get out of hand. Older people get scared and there can be vandalism.

3. Some Christians, especially in America, believe that making a game out of evil spirits and witches might get kids involved in black magic.


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