280 kilo pumpkin in Tijola!!!

Stuff the corruption, this is the sort thing we need more of : a chap called Antonio Navarro has grown a 280 kilo pumpkin in Tíjola. It’s on display (until it goes off) in Restaurante El Paso in Tíjola if you want to go and see it. The owner of El Paso, Antonio Encinas, says that it came from a seed from a pumpkin that weighed 90 kilos, grown last year. The two Antonios are Continue reading 280 kilo pumpkin in Tijola!!!

Tijola takes €750,000 second prize in lottery

The second prize of yesterdays lottery was sold in Tijola (Almería) by Isabel Berruezo Segura & Diego Gea who own the local lottery shop. The second prize of El Niño was 69362, a number that was only sold over the counter. Each decimo (ticket) was worth €75,000. Above is the group photo of some of the lucky winners. The El Niño is fiendishly complicated – each number is divided into 10 tickets (two strips of Continue reading Tijola takes €750,000 second prize in lottery