A DROITWICH Spa gym is preparing to give members a big lift by welcoming one of the world’s strongest men.

Physique Fitness, based in George Bayliss Road, will be visited by Laurence Shahlaei on Sunday, May 13.

The 29-year-old Cheltenham man came fourth in last year’s World’s Strongest Man competition and captured England’s Stongest Man title in 2009.

He will give a talk and demonstration to members and visitors for three hours from 2.30pm.

Tickets for the event cost £15 in advance by calling 01905 797452 or are £20 on the day.