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Have you noticed anything different about your pumpkin this year?

We're just days away from Halloween, a celebration that's getting more and more popular every year.

And as it gets more popular, so does one its most iconic symbols, the humble pumpkin.

Farmers in the region are rising to the challenge of producing more to meet with demand, but this year, they have faced another challenge. Due to the region's incredibly changeable weather, pumpkin growing has been more challenging.

From the Beast from the East, to our summer drought - it's meant despite there being lots of pumpkins to go around, their size has been affected.