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Yes there are, known as the false web and tube web spider.
Researchers believe arachnids arriving in imports of food and plants are now able to survive and spread thanks to the UK's increasingly mild climate. The new inhabitants include a species of false widow spider and some believe the deadly black widow could be next to invade. The tube web spider, has also been on the move, spreading from the South Coast much further north. More »
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