Welcome to the site! Just out of curiosity, where abouts are you based? There's a few us of Brits here Of course, not nearly as many as our American friends. There's also a handful of other scattered nationalities too. Hopefully they'll come and say hi and introduce themselves to you.
Hey and welcome. You all from the U.K. have got to get more young people interested and involved in Halloween. Spend all year pumping them up. Invite your neighbor kids to help with a project so they will want to come back on the big night and see it in action. Think positive. The main thing is to hang tough.