The BBC is planning to launch a follow-up to fundraising telethon Comic Relief.

Sport Relief, which will feature top stars from a range of sports, is pencilled in for next summer

The BBC is planning to launch a follow-up to fundraising telethon Comic Relief.

Sport Relief, which will feature top stars from a range of sports, is pencilled in for next summer in a bid to raise money for charities. A BBC spokesperson confirmed it was in the early planning stages for the event, and said details of the line-up would be announced in early December.