Factor star's surprise for Burnham-On-Sea girl during concert
X Factor winner Shayne Ward delighted a Burnham-On-Sea
youngster by inviting her on stage to perform with him.
year-old Burnham-On-Sea girl Rhianna Smith went along to watch
a gig at the Blake Hall in Bridgwater, when the unexpected invite
won the X Factor in 2005 and is currently starring in ITV's
mum Nicky told Burnham-On-Sea.com: "As I am disabled, not
able to stand for a length of time due to a broken knee replacement,
we had seats at the front direct to the stage."
came on a little later than scheduled, but to our surprise came
down to us, started to sing a ballad whilst singing to Ella, my
twin's friend whom we had taken along, then asked her to join
him on stage."
was too shy, so knowing how confident Rhianna is, I said she would,
so he took hold off Rhianna, led her on stage and sang the rest
of 'No Promises' to her, whilst bending down on one knee looking
at her, followed by cuddles whilst she hugged into her idol!"
was so good to her and us - it was an amazing experience. He also
gave Rhianna a rose, and posed for a photo with Ella and Rhianna's
twin sister Emily."