Create change Our campaigns Eat your pumpkin and join the #PumpkinRescue What's scarier than witches, ghosts and ghouls at Halloween...? How about the ghoulstly 8 million pumpkins that are binned every Halloween, which is enough to make a bowl of pumpkin soup for everyone in Britain. Spine chilling stuff eh. There's a simple solution though, join the #PumpkinRescue and discover tasty simple ways to eat your pumpkin guts. Scroll on for how to eat your pumpkin, lots of pumpkin recipes and Pumpkin Rescue event listings. How to eat your pumpkin Sharpen your knife not only to carve a grinning face on your pumpkin but also to whip up some culinary magic. Find out which parts of the gourd go to the cauldron and which is best left to rot in the compost. All of your burning pumpkin questions are answered here. Cook your pumpkin with these pumpkin recipes Soups, pies, cakes, curries… there are lots of delicious ways to carve your pumpkin and eat it too. Check out our feast of recipes for a truly scrumptious autumn feast. Here's our favourite Thai Pumpkin Curry to get your taste buds going. Find your nearest #PumpkinRescue event Pumpkin Rescue is back for a 5th year and it's sprouting up across the UK. From carving and cooking workshops to soup tasting events, click browse the map below to see what feasts are in store and scroll down for a link or contact to find out more about each event. Croydon, Small Change Big Difference Durham, Veg Cities Durham, The Hut, Ushaw Moor - contact organiser Faversham, Macknade and Young Cooks Kingston Upon Thames, Small Change Big Difference Kirkcaldy, Greener Kirkcaldy Leicester, Earl Shilton Community House Leicster, Groby Road allotments - contact organiser Leicester, Stokes Wood allotments Leeds, Leeds Rotters and Feed Leeds Maidstone, Feedback Meanwood, Leeds, Leeds Rotters and Feed Leeds Norwich, One Planet Norwich Nottingham, Windmill Community Gardens Oxford, Good Food Oxford Rochdale, Rochdale Council- contact the organiser Salford, Inspiring Communities Together Selby, North Yorkshire - multiple events, see map. Somerset, Hauser & Wirth Sutton, Greater London Small Change Big Difference Swadlincote, South Derbyshire - contact the organiser Wimbledon, Small Change Big Difference Compost your used pumpkin Make sure you compost any carved pumpkins so they don't go to waste. If you don't have a compost bin at home, have a look on your local council website for your nearest composting site. See more #FoodSavvy tips for making your food go further here.