Zombies seen on the streets of St Albans: With Gallery

PUBLISHED: 06:26 01 November 2012

Jasmine Hewitt, Leah Baker and Liam Moorehead

Jasmine Hewitt, Leah Baker and Liam Moorehead

Archant

FLESH-eating, decaying zombies descended on an unsuspecting St Albans on market day yesterday for a chilling charity walk.

Zombie leader Sophie Whitton-Varnam organised the event to raise money for the British Heart Foundation.

Around 25 people from all over Herts turned up outside the St Peter’s Street war memorial armed with buckets and bloody prosthetics on their faces.

Liam Moorehead, who had travelled from Ware for the gruesome occasion, said: “It was organised because she’s quite popular on Tumblr.

“It’s all through social media, but she also knows some people here too.”

Sophie said: “We’re going through the town centre from here down to Verulamium Park.”

Although suitably dressed for Halloween, zombie leader Sophie stressed to her team of the undead not to scare people too much.

Look out for more photos of the hair-raising walk on the Herts Advertiser website at www.hertsad24.co.uk.

More news stories

St Albans MP Anne Main has toured a number of city pubs which have been badly affected by a business rate increase.

13:13

If you fancy a good laugh, a comedy club night returns to a St Albans venue this week with a quality line-up of four stand-ups.

A major St Albans business is putting aside money to stockpile food in case of a no-deal Brexit.

07:41

The decision on whether to allow stables to be built on a community meadow in St Albans has been deferred by the council’s planning referrals committee.

CountryPhile

Recently we, as a family (minus two of the kids), visited The Lodge RSPB reserve in Sandy, Bedfordshire. I had never been before, which is perhaps amiss of me as a birdwatcher as it is the headquarters of the Royal Society for the Protection of Birds or RSPB and only 45 minutes drive from home.

Digital Edition

Image
Read the The Herts Advertiser e-edition E-edition
Zoo Watch CountryPhile

Newsletter Sign Up

Herts Advertiser weekly newsletter
Sign up to receive our regular email newsletter

Our Privacy Policy

Most read stories

Show Job Lists

Herts Most Wanted Herts Business Awards