Slideshow: Your giant spiders

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WE ASKED readers of The News to send in their pictures of spiders found creeping into homes across the Portsmouth area.

Whilst many were frightened, some remained friendly, welcoming the eight legged creatures to stay.

House spider

House spider

Huge numbers of giant spiders crawled into homes in search of a mate.

Can you brave the pictures?

Check out our slideshow of the best images sent in from across the area.