IF there’s one thing we love here at the Journal it’s massive veg - and here we have a classic of the genre.
Young Calum Jones, then aged 2, was pictured with this monstrous pumpkin at Bottesford show in September, 1997.
The prize-winning pumpkin was entered by Jim Burrows at the 20th annual horticultural show in Bottesford.
It was a record year for entries at the show - up 20 per cent on the previous year.
The show was organised by Bottesford and District Gardens Association.
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