Macro Matt’s Autumn guests

Autumn is that time of the year when the spiders start to come inside and take shelter in our homes. Spiders; we run from them, scream at them, stomp on them and kill them.  They come in all shapes, sizes and colours and we fear them more than any other British garden inhabitant, but why? Growing up as a child I did all of that, if ever I saw a spider I would shudder and lash out. Am I arachnophobic? Of course not, it’s what the majority of us do. We are taught to fear these creatures without even knowing why. You read about it in the press every year ‘Killer spiders invade Britain’ or ‘Cold weather forces Venomous spiders into our homes’. The fact is that spiders have been around for millions of years, they’ve been in our houses and […]