Londoner finds tarantula in supermarket bananas

Sarah Coles

A Lidl shopper from Sydenham, south-east London, said he was shocked after discovering a tarantula in a bunch of bananas he picked up in store. He shook the spider back into the banana box, and after a ten-minute search, staff trapped it in a box.

So what are the risks of being attacked by a spider during your weekly shop?