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Stars prepare for Bishops Cannings charity match-up
11:00am Thursday 12th September 2013 in News
Stars from the Harry Potter films are expected to play in a charity cricket match in Bishops Cannings on Sunday.
The game is between Bishops Cannings Cricket Club and the Bunbury XI, comprising professional cricketers and celebrities.
James and Oliver Phelps, identical twins who played the Weasley brothers in Harry Potter, are due to play for the Bunbury side.
Other players expected to line up for Bunbury are Rupert Young from Merlin, Jos Buttler, wicket keeper for Somerset and the England one day squad, Calne’s Liam Dawson who plays for Hampshire and Jimmy Adams, Hampshire captain.
The game is to celebrate the 25th anniversary of Bishops Cannings Cricket Club and the club’s new pavilion at Coate will be officially opened at the tea break.
The 30/30 over match starts at 2.30pm and admission is £5. Proceeds will go to Devizes Opportunity Centre and the English Schools Cricket Association.
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