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WATCH: ITV's This Morning show visits Buckie to meet Jags players and fans ahead of Celtic Scottish Cup game while presenters Dermot O'Leary and Alison Hammond down Buckie Bomb shots served up by town's Thistle Bar


By Craig Christie

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Buckie Thistle's Scottish Cup clash with Celtic has attracted the attention of ITV's This Morning show, presented by Dermot O'Leary and Alison Hammond.

Buckie Thistle play Celtic on January 21.
Buckie Thistle play Celtic on January 21.

Millions of viewers watched the show's ten-minute feature on the big game, and cameras were sent north to Buckie to speak to some of the players and supporters.

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Reporter David Blackmore visited the town's Ice Cream Cabin, where a special Buckie Thistle ice cream was being sampled by young Jags fans.

Five Buckie players - Stuart Knight, Josh Peters, Marcus Goodall, Dale Wood and Darryl McHardy were interviewed on East Church Street.

And Lisa Davidson from the town's Thistle Bar revealed how her pub will be giving out free shots called Buckie Bombs to every customer if Jags manage to score a goal at Celtic Park.

Back in the studio, Dermot O'Leary and Alison Hammond tried a Buckie Bomb for themselves, and spoke about Jags' big match on Sunday which is being talked about across the UK.



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