WIN: Cricket legend festival tickets with Parky, Dickie and Boycott - VIDEO

Legend: Sir Michael Parkinson going back to his cricket roots.
Legend: Sir Michael Parkinson going back to his cricket roots.

CRICKET fans will be bowled over to win our amazing prizes today - tickets to a cricket festival featuring Sir Michael Parkinson, Dickie Bird, Geoff Boycott plus stars of Coronation Street and Emmerdale.

They are coming together to celebrate the 150th anniversary of Barnsley Cricket Club in Shaw Lane, on Sunday, June 24, from 10.15am.

It’s where Parky, Dickie and Boycott started out. Other cricket greats expected include Darren Gough, Arnie Sidebottom, Martyn Moxon, Steve Oldham and more.

A Barnsley Greats v Yorkshire Greats last man standing match will follow two games featuring the soap stars. Tickets are £5 adults, £1 children, with proceeds to the club and Leukemia Research. Details

VIDEO: Read more and watch digital editor Graham Walker’s special report about Barnsley CC’s 150th celebrations - CLICK HERE.

For a chance to win one of five pairs of tickets to three game cricket festival, enter our free draw by email or Twitter.

Email your name and details, with StarCompBCC in the subject bar, to

Or follow digital editor Graham Walker on Twitter @GW1962 then tweet him with #StarCompBCC

Deadline is June 15 at noon. Usual SNL rules.

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