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Each year the Dawsons keep their ideas a big secret - these pictures below are from last year's event.

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Every room in the Dawson household in Horsforth has been turned into a scary theme. Credit: Rod Dawson
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Hard to miss, the Dawsons spend at least 4 weeks decorating their house ready for Halloween Credit: Rod Dawson

Frights and delights at Horsforth house

A couple have turned their home in Horsforth, Leeds into a Halloween horror house. Each room has been turned in to the stuff of nightmares, with tricks or treats around every corner!

Rod Dawson and his wife have done this every year to raise money for charity. They take donations on the night.

"We do it because we like to see people's faces and expressions as they wander round the house. It's fun for adults and children and it's not only on Halloween, because after that the money goes to a really good cause."

– Rod Dawson, owner of 'Halloween House'

Last year they say they had 1400 visitors all on the one night, and this year they say, will be extra special as they are soon to move away. This year all the funds raised will go to the Yorkshire Air Ambulance charity.

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