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Mock the Week stars #RISE for England

Comedians from hit BBC panel show Mock the Week have given their support to England ahead of the Investec Ashes Series, which begins on July 10 at Trent Bridge.

In this clip released today by the England & Wales Cricket Board as part of the #RISE for England campaign, host Dara O Briain and the six guests Gary Delaney, Miles Jupp, Nathan Caton, Chris Addison, Hugh Dennis and Andy Parsons, send a personal message to the England cricket team.

Fans are being called upon to send their messages of support ahead of the Trent Bridge Investec Test using #RISE on Twitter, Facebook or Instagram - the best of which will be placed in the England Team Room and shown to the players.

Stay tuned to the ECB’s Official YouTube channel for lots more celebrity messages of support in the coming days.

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