MUCKBOOT Let’s get families together and growing during the next few months. We’ve teamed up with The Original Muck Boot Company to launch a Competition to see who can turn their Radish into a Giant…. Each Month we will be giving away some Giant Veg Prizes too For your chance to win Two Pairs of […]

Vauxhall Motors – Giant Veg

A CWMBRAN man who is known for growing giant vegetables has partnered with Vauxhall Motors to create the UK’s biggest fruit and veg stall. Having recently secured the world record for the ‘Heaviest Beetroot’, Kevin Fortey brought his unique knowledge from Cwmbran to Essex to create a one-off stall at the prestigious Taste of Autumn […]

Alton Towers Enchanted Village and Crooked Spoon Restaurant

Alton Towers Enchanted Village And Crooked Spoon Restaurant Below is the Press Release on the Alton Towers contract for Giant Veg to Supply the Crooked Spoon Restaurant A CWMBRAN prize-winning vegetable grower famed for his giant produce has been chosen as the official grocer for Alton Towers Resort’s new restaurant – in a bid to […]

Countryfile – Paul Martin

Countryfile – Paul Martin In 2017, we featured with Ian Neale on Countryfile Spring and Autumn Diaries The first part of the Series was at Paul Martin’s Home and the second at the Malvern Autumn Show. We challenged Paul to grow a Giant Chilli Pepper as well as normal peppers both hydroponically and in soil […]

ITV News (UK Regions) and All Around Britain

ITV News (UK Regions) and All Around Britain In December 2020, Kevin filmed with Lauren Hall (Presenter) for a feature throughout the 12 ITV Regions in the UK on Giant Vegetable Growing during Lockdown. A grower in each region was selected to talk part in the Broadcast. Thanks to everyone who took part within the […]

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News & Magazine Articles

News & Magazine Articles Giant Vegetable growing is increasingly growing in popularity and we have worked hard to promote our sport through a number of platforms. We have featured in a number of publications on growing. There have been feature articles in publications such as the Guardian, Sunday Mirror and Gardening magazines as well as […]

Food Unwrapped – Christmas Special 2019

Food Unwrapped – Christmas Special At the Malvern Autumn Show, we filmed with Food Unwrapped and Guest presenter Briony May Williams for a quirky piece on Giant Vegetable Growing

Grow Your Own At Home Show (ITV)

Alan Titchmarsh Grow Your Own at Home Show (ITV) We Featured with David Domoney and Alan Titchmarsh on a brand-new series for ITV Grow Your Own at Home. The series involved me giving insider tips and tricks on growing your own fruit and vegetables at home. It was a self-filmed piece during lockdown over Zoom. […]

Countryfile Diaries

Giant Veg & Countryfile Diaries Kevin Fortey featured in the BBC1 Countryfile Autumn Diaries. A great weekend of filming at our homes with presenter Margherita Taylor and a trip to the Malvern Autumn show to see record breaking giant vegetables.