Wolff Williams with one of the spiders outside his home in Tunbridge Wells on Tuesday PV2909095/185
Wolff Williams is battling an infestation – of what looks like deadly black widow spiders.
The Tunbridge Wells musician's Church Road home has at least 10 false widow spiders living outside – which are thankfully distinctly less poisonous than their notorious cousins.
Mr Williams, 32, said: "They're definitely on the increase. Last summer I only had one.
A succession of mild winters has given the spiders perfect living and breeding conditions and they have slowly been conquering the country, marching along the south east coast and further north.
For full story see this week's Tunbridge Wells Courier.