Lancashire and England opening batsman, Keaton Jennings, will be the special guest at the inaugural North West Cricket League’s presentation night next month.

Jennings has played a big part for the Red Rose in recent seasons and is well-respected throughout the English county game.

League secretary, Ray Taylor, said: “We are absolutely thrilled that Keaton Jennings will be joining us as our special guest for the NWCL presentation.

“Keaton is an incredibly talented and experienced cricketer who has made significant contributions to the game.

“His presence at our event will honour the achievements of our league players.

“It’s an incredible privilege to have such a respected figure in the cricket world join us.

“Keaton will present the trophies, be available for photos and will be part of a short Q&A session during the night.”

The presentation night takes place on Friday, November 17, at Accrington Stanley FC.