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DJ camps out at Asda Horwich for week-long charity Sleepathon

Bolton FM presenter Matthew Davidge is camping out at Asda Horwich all this week for a sponsored sleepathon!

DJ Matthew Davidge talks to Dave Spikey in store

Colleagues have set up a bed for him – complete with George Home duvet set and accessories – near the store foyer where he has been broadcasting all week.

Dave Spikey with store manager Andy Reams

He is joined each day by celebrity guests who have so far included comedian Dave Spikey, actor Bruce Jones, who played Corrie’s Les Battersby, and Lofty the Lion, mascot for Bolton Wanderers.

Colleagues with Dave Spikey and Matthew Davidge

Community Life Champion Lynda Gallimore said: "It’s the biggest event we’ve hosted and it’s in aid of the local hospice and Tickled Pink.

“It’s been great. Customers have been asking all about it and he’s been interviewing customers too. He’s here 24 hours a day all week.”

Posted in News & Blogs on 01 April 2014