Monster trucks and TV stars head to Showground for Europe’s largest truck show

Reality TV stars(l to r) from Ice Road Truckers Lisa Kelly and Todd Dewey and Ron and Amy Shirley fr

Reality TV stars(l to r) from Ice Road Truckers Lisa Kelly and Todd Dewey and Ron and Amy Shirley from Lizard Lick Towing get ready for Truckfest at the Norfolk Showground.PHOTO BY SIMON FINLAY - Credit: SIMON FINLAY

Monster trucks, big rigs and high- octane stunts will be keeping crowds entertained at the Norfolk Showground this weekend.

Truckfest East, Europe's largest truck show, gets under way from today and features more trucks, celebrities and entertainment than ever before.

Lisa Kelly and Todd Dewey, stars of the television series Ice Road Truckers, will be joined by Lizard Lick Towing stars Ron and Amy Shirley to greet fans and take part in challenges in the main arena.

Storage Hunters star Jesse McClure is another big name visiting the showground today and tomorrow for the event.

Highlights from the two-day festival include an appearance from the monster truck known as Swamp Thing, which will be performing stunts and crushing cars.

Stunt legend Terry Grant will also be at the show all weekend performing stunts and jumps. He will be joined in the arena by the stunt bike team Broke FMX.

• The show is open from 9am to 5.30pm on both days. For more information or to book tickets, visit www.truckfest.co.uk

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