Woman comes face to face with spider

It's officially spider season - and this woman came face to face with one of the eight-legged creatures.

This video was sent to us by Tarna Ford and is of her mum, Angela Flint from Nether Heage.

Spider season is underway

Spider season is underway

Spider season began early this year - in the middle of August - thanks to the recent warm weather.

But what can you do to keep the critters at bay?

Find out here:

https://www.derbyshiretimes.co.uk/news/huge-spiders-are-invading-derbyshire-homes-here-s-how-to-keep-them-out-1-9342444
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