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Famous faces in Guernsey for cricket weekend

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A host of famous faces are visiting Guernsey today and across the weekend, for an annual charity cricket event.

Chris Tarrant and Lorraine Chase are among the celebrities attending.

The stars will be going to a free concert in St Peter Port tonight, before heading to Herm for the annual Celebrity Cricket Match on Sunday.

Tomorrow night the celebrities will be joined by islanders for a quiz night, hosted by Chris Tarrant at the St Pierre Park Hotel.

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Other well-known personalities expected to make an appearance include:

  • Jon Culshaw (impressionist)
  • Ian Irving (comedian)
  • Struan Rodger (actor)
  • Andy Caddick, Martyn Ball, Michael Bell and Paul Pritchard (cricketers)
  • Lorraine Chase (actor)
  • Felix Francis (author)
  • Stephanie Millward (Paralympic swimmer)
  • Steve McFadden (actor)
  • Cliff Parisi (actor)
  • Ricky Groves (actor)
  • Laila Morse (actor)
  • Gillian Wright (actor)

The event is run by the Lord’s Taverners, a charity that aims to give disadvantaged and disabled young people the opportunity to get involved in sport.