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Ralf Little playing for The Talk Sport All Stars against Leverstock Green Vets.
Ralf Little playing for The Talk Sport All Stars against Leverstock Green Vets.

CELEBRITIES took to the football pitch to raise money in a charity match at Pancake Lane.

The Talk Sport All Stars took on Leverstock Green Vets in an entertaining clash in support of the Hospice of St Francis.

Both teams included a number of familiar faces in their squads, with The Talk Sport All Stars eventually running out 5-3 winners.

Current Levy Green captain Lee Bircham took charge of the All Stars team, which featured The Royle Family star Ralf Little and Waterloo Road actor Lucien Laviscount.

Former Big Brother housemates Ziggy Lichman and JJ Bird also played, alongside ex-professional footballers Marc Bircham and Paul Furlong.

Leverstock Green manager Steve Heath also took part in the game.

He said: “It was a really good day. We are a local club and were just doing our bit.”