Come Dine With Me comes to Portsmouth

CONTESTANT Christopher Marlowe
CONTESTANT Christopher Marlowe

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BEST known for hissy fits, dramas and back-biting, popular television show Come Dine With Me features a group from Portsmouth all this week.

The Channel 4 show will be aired at 5.30pm every day until Friday, when the best dinner party host will win £1,000.

Last night’s episode saw solicitor and glamorous mum Allison Hampshire go all out with a sophisticated menu and quirky entertainment.

Other guests include sociology lecturer William Dixon, beauty counter manager Rose Proenca, adult tutor Kathy Anderson and actor Christopher Marlowe.

Mr Marlowe, pictured, was previously featured in The News in June when he took his theatre company, the New Apollo Theatre Group, to the Edinburgh Festival.

Mr Marlowe’s night will be shown on Thursday. To watch last night’s episode go to