A CHARITY fun day in Ellesmere Port will see a host of signed football memorabilia go under the hammer for the special baby care unit at the Countess of Chester Hospital.

On Sunday, August 5, The Sir Robert pub in Overpool Road will host the event from midday-4pm with a raffle and auction, bouncy castle, disco, barbecue, face-painting and an appearance by firefighters from Ellesmere Port Fire Station.

Among items up for grabs in the auction is a signed photograph of Steven Gerrard and a Manchester United shirt signed by stars including Ryan Giggs, Roy Keane and Wayne Rooney.

Attendees can also bid on the use of a Porsche car for a weekend.

The raffle features dozens of prizes including a family ticket to Ness Gardens, cinema tickets, tenpin bowling tickets.