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Britain’s Goth Talent

Fright nights in Whitby

ANYONE for a ghouls night out?

Millie Aked and James Kay from Hebdon Bridge

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This macabre mob joined thousands of creepy costume fans to stalk the streets
of Whitby for its Goth Weekend.

Gav Woodward, 26,

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Revellers including retro-futuristic “steampunks” choose the Yorkshire seaside
town for its links to Bram Stoker’s classic horror novel Dracula.

Whitby's twice yearly Goth weekend

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Attractions included a Bizarre Bazaar, Bats Blood wine from Transylvania,
floodlit abbey ruins and having your name engraved on a bullet.

A man dressed in the style of Edward Scissorhands

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And, of course, the chance to send a postcard home saying: Wish you were
eerie…

Mark Howard, 28

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Whitby,

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Goth Dog 'Willow'

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Vicky and Paul Allen from Preston

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