Reach for the sunflower


How’s this for size! Little Cyrus Corr, aged four, grew this astounding 8ft 7ins tall sunflower, with a little help from mum Vicki to win a St Michael’s Hospice competition.

The event was held by the Observer Group to help promote Yello w Day for the hospice.

Cyrus’s efforts have won his family a £50 hamper.

The family said they were proud of his green fingers and made up with the hamper prize,