Cruise and Maritime Voyages (CMV) is highlighting its ‘Medieval Cities & River Seine’ Magellan cruise departure from Tilbury on October 24 for six nights, with an added cricket theme.

The line has booked top names from the world of cricket to join the cruise including a strong line up of former England plus past county cricket legends from Essex and Kent. Popular TV presenter Nick Hancock from They think it’s all over will also be on hand to see fairplay.

Fares lead in at £499 per person and guests will be able to watch big screen cricket highlights and watch a ‘Question of Cricket Challenge’ with team representatives of former players from Essex and Kent.

The cruise visits Amsterdam and Antwerp followed by a cruise up the River Seine to Rouen. Before sailing back to Tilbury, a call is made in the Normandy town of Honfleur. Prices are based on two sharing a twin inner cabin and include full board cuisine, afternoon teas and late night snacks, a captain’s cocktail party, complimentary tea and coffee from 06:00-midnight, big show entertainment, daytime activities and leisure facilities, guest speaker and arts & crafts, porterage of luggage, port to cabin and port taxes.

To book or for more information see cruiseandmaritime.com or call 0844-998 3877.

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