Secretts of Milford, Hurst Farm, Chapel Lane, Milford, Surrey GU8 5HU; secretts.co.uk
Four Winds Farm in Bidborough, Kent, offers all the seasonal goodness you could want — the Halloween special, 24-31 October this year, has pumpkin picking, face painting, a fancy dress competition and food and drink on offer. Advance booking required. Timed slots available.
Pierson Agriculture at Four Winds Farm, Penshurst Road, Bidborough.
Travaskis Farm near Hayle in Cornwall offers free admission to pumpkin pickers, set amid 28 acres of countryside. It’s open 8am until 7pm every day. Go along in the early evening and enjoy supper at their Trevaskis Farm Kitchen, open from 6pm for dinner. Prices range from £1.95 to £3.50.
Trevaskis Farm Restaurant, Gwinear Rd, Connor Downs, Hayle TR27 5JQ; travaskisfarm.co.uk
190,000 pumpkins will be ripe for picking at Cattow’s Farm, a 300 acre working farm in Leicestershire. You can pick your own throughout October, and they also have an excellent tea room and a farm shop brimming with fresh seasonal produce. Standard carving pumpkins are in high demand, so book quickly!
Cattows Farm , Swepstone Road, Heather Leicestershire LE67 2RF; cattowsfarm.co.uk