Coventry aims to break the 'Most guitar amplifiers used simultaneously' record

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Dave Hill (second left) from Slade will conduct the record attempt Photo: PA

The Ricoh Stadium in Coventry will play host to a Guinness World Record attempt for the 'Most guitar amplifiers used simultaneously'.

Dave Hill from Slade is to conduct the attempt in aid of the charity Childline.

Several hundred guitarists of all ages are expected to be in attendance.

The event will also celebrate the charity's 25th anniversary and will host competitions including one to find the fastest guitarist at the event as well as a number of prize draws.