Rock fan reveals hidden perils of trick or treating

This Saturday, children across the world will wander the streets at night asking their neighbours for free sweets.

A Canadian parent, known as Brittlestar, has made a short Vine highlighting the potential dangers of this annual ritual known as Hallowe’en – and it could help prevent a rotten Saturday evening for both you and your family.

Watch this short clip below and you can thank us all later. Let’s all be safe out there.

Simon Young

Born in 1976 in Newcastle-upon-Tyne, Simon Young has been a music journalist for over twenty years. His fanzine, Hit A Guy With Glasses, enjoyed a one-issue run before he secured a job at Kerrang! in 1999. His writing has also appeared in Classic RockMetal HammerProg, and Planet Rock. His first book, So Much For The 30 Year Plan: Therapy? — The Authorised Biography is available via Jawbone Press.