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Celebrities #RISE for England

The England team go into this week's first Investec Ashes Test with the support of the nation's most famous names.

This video, filmed in support of the England team as part of the #RISE campaign, begins with Prime Minister David Cameron who proclaims: "It's now time for the big one - The Ashes". Also showing their support is Leader of the Opposition Ed Miliband, Mayor of London Boris Johnson, Stephen Fry, BBC Radio breakfast DJ's Nick Grimshaw and Chris Evans, Sky Sports presenters, Downton Abbey's Jim Carter, Miles Jupp, model and actress Gemma Atkinson, members of the Red Arrows and volunteers from the ICC Champions Trophy - the Cricketeers.

Hundreds of messages from fans have been shown to the England squad this morning as the ECB's #RISE for England campaign continues (picture attached, credit: "ECB: #RISE").