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'Each age gets the vampires they deserve'


The latest movie in the Twilight saga is coming to UK cinema screens.

President of the Folklore Society Jacqueline Simpson and writer Matt Haig discuss the reasons why tales about vampires have come to dominate the horror genre.

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