Matthew Oliver a Horticulturist from Essex in England has set a new record for the UK’s heaviest Pumpkin grown outdoors.

The pumpkin which was cultivated from a seed costing almost £1300 weighed-in at 95st (650kg) when weighed at a Pumpkin festival in Southampton.

A combination of items used in the transportation were; a sling, a pallet, a Forklift and a truck.