Former England cricketer Matthew Hoggard will give a talk on his career in the sport at Somerset County Cricket Ground this October.

Hoggard used to play for Yorkshire and Leicestershire, having been a vital member of the inspirational England side that won the epic 2005 Ashes series.

The event, which is being held in aid of the Huntworth-based Brainwave charity, which supports youngsters with varying disabilities, is at 7pm on Friday October 3.

Tickets are on sale now at £40 – call Paul Smith to book on 01278-726927 or e-mail paulsmith@brain