into the spotlight at Burnham's BOS Factor talent contest
Budding stars of the future are being encouraged to enter a talent
competition in Burnham-On-Sea which is set to be held during an
event to mark the official switch-on of the town's Christmas lights.
'BOS Factor' contest will be held on Saturday November 21st outside
the Victoria Hotel in Victoria Street from 12 noon when a day
of festive entertainment is being planned to mark the official
switch-on of Burnham's Christmas lights.
fun competition is open to all local people living in the Burnham
area - we are seeking people who have a unique, entertaining talent
that's suitable for a family audience," said a spokesman
for Burnham Chamber of Trade, which is organising the event.
could be singing, comedy, musical or drama acts as examples. Each
perfomer will have a maximum of three minutes on stage to perform
their act and they'll then be asssesed by the judges and the audience's
competition will be open to all ages, but those under 18 must
be accompanied by a parent or guardian. There will be a £100
cash prize from the event's sponsor, Burnham's Positive Wealth
who enter must be available between 12 mid-day and 5.15pm on November
21st, although they will informed by email nearer the time when
their slot on the stage outside the Victoria Hotel has been allocated."
wanting to take part must pre-register by 6pm on Friday November
20th. To do this, send an email marked 'BOS Factor' to firstname.lastname@example.org
with your name, address, your telephone number and your email
address plus a short description of your act.
year's competition was won by local singer Gracie Wickens-Sweet
who went on to become a semi-finalist on ITV's Britain's Got
Festival's Michael Eavis to switch on Burnham Xmas lights