THE Travelodge has published a list of the most popular celebrities people want to invite around for Christmas.
According to the hotel chain, the favourites to gather round the dinner table are cheeky Geordie chappies Ant and Dec, for their comedy value.
Other notables on the list include: Stephen Fry - for his wit and good conversation, Cheryl Cole - for ‘keeping it real’ and for her great beauty tips, and Catherine, Dunchess of Cambridge - for style, etiquette and royal gossip.
The rest of the celebrities are: Holly Willoughby, Jamie Oliver, David Beckham, Gary Barlow, Keith Lemon and Bruce Forsyth.
What do you think of the list - would you have these famous friends round to share festive fun? What would your choices be?