Model and heiress will cut the boat show ribbon

Organisers have revealed that Tamara Ecclestone, daughter of F1 supremo Berni Ecclestone, will open the 2012 London Boat Show.

The model and reality TV star, who is the current face and body of lingerie label Ultimo, will be at the Tullet Prebon London Boat show on January 6.

“The 2012 Tullett Prebon London Boat Show promises to be an action-packed 10 days and Tamara will make for a glamorous and high profile opening,” said Murray Ellis, managing director of National Boat Shows.

Former models Jodie Kidd and Kelly Brook have opened the London Boat Show in previous years.

For more information on tickets see the London Boat Show website.

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