Merseyside set for spider INVASION - here's how to tell if they're harmful or not
If you’re scared of spiders , you might want to look away now.
October is officially spider mating season - and experts are warning of a 150 million-strong invasion of outsized spiders this autumn.
Giant house spiders commonly enter UK homes at this time of year.
But this year there are believed to be more of them than ever, due to the warm summer, which has produced more flies for them to feed on.
And here’s a fact to make your skin crawl: there are over 650 different species of spiders in the UK - and they ALL bite.
Thankfully, though, only 12 of these species have enough venom that can... read more
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