Bewitched and bewildered

29th October 1999 at 01:00
(Photograph) - A young girl cycles through Firth Park, Sheffield, blissfully unaware of this year's controversy surrounding Hallowe'en. Staff at Gavinburn nursery, Clydebank, near Glasgow, have cancelled the annual celebration. Head Elizabeth Alexander told parents: "Many young children find witches and ghosts frightening". Photograph: Steve Doherty

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