SEDGLEY based Beacon Centre for the Blind will be staging a charity football match against a high profile Aston Villa Old Stars side to help raise much needed funds.

The match will form part of a fun day which takes place at Hednesford Town Football Club on Sunday, May 18.

The Villa side will line up against a team of Beacon Centre supporters when all proceeds will go towards helping locally visually impaired peopleThere will be entertainment for the whole family including a bouncey castle and face painting.

Tickets can be obtained from the Beacon Centre or by contacting 01902 880111.