Around twenty individuals, some with family and friends dragged along for support, turned up for the first round of the selection process, all hoping to be picked from the lineup and flung into the spotlight.
“People are always telling me to have more confidence in myself, but I never believe them. If I got through, I would have a better belief in myself and my ability.”
Paul, who is from Fair Hill, said he was a big fan of Britain’s Got Talent and would like to get through to meet the judges.
Twenty-three-year-old Stephanie Barry, from Glasheen, was another singer hoping to catch the eye of the selectors at the BGT auditions.