31/10/2011 13:43 GMT | Updated 31/12/2011 05:12 GMT

Pictures Of The Day: 31 October

Halloween appears to be a royal affair for the TODAY news team in New York, as they stage their own royal wedding to scare their viewers, complete with cuddly corgis.

The Philippines mark their own 'Day of the Dead' with family excursions to local cemeteries to pray for loved ones who have passed away.

This year's 'All-Hallows-Eve' is not just about the dead; 31 October has become a landmark day for mankind with the birth of the 7 billionth baby.

But if you're after a Halloween fright then take a look at a caped and fanged David Cameron and Nick Clegg as they terrorise Public Sector workers on Westminster Bridge - all in pictures of the day below:

Pictures Of The Day: 31 October