Sir Michael Parkinson XI vs Lord's Taverners XI
For this fixture on the 27th August stars involved include BBC DIY SOS presenter Nick Knowles and Strictly Come Dancing winner and McFly band member Harry Judd for the match which will help raise money for the Lord’s Taverners, the UK’s leading youth cricket and disability sports charity whose objective is to give young people a sporting chance.
Other names from the world of sport include former international cricketers Andy Caddick, Chris Cowdrey and Neil Smith with former England captain Mike Gatting acting as an umpire. Rugby stars George Chuter, Gary Gold and Sam Vesty will also be donning their whites to help raise funds and awareness for the Lord’s Taverners.
The match will start at 2pm and is free to attend. Along with the action on the pitch, visitors will also get the opportunity to experience first-hand what it is like to face the bowling of current England stars such as James Anderson and Stuart Broad in the Batfast cricket simulator.
Please contact Mervyn Ramsay on 07540 319115 or via email for more information.
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