Artist Amy Kirby decorates her house in horror characters to give people "a good scare".
Tommy Robson's funeral is held today after he died following a diagnosis of motor neurone disease.
Case numbers are plateauing but the situation remains "concerning", council leaders warn.
One worried business owner in Newcastle says his fleet could be repossessed in the coming weeks.
England is at a "critical stage" with infections doubling every nine days, a major analysis estimates.