Search

Shania wins ASHS Got Talent contest at Archbishop Sancroft High School in Harleston

PUBLISHED: 16:22 21 May 2012

The finalists in the ASHS Got Talent contest at Archbishop Sancroft High School, Harleston.

The finalists in the ASHS Got Talent contest at Archbishop Sancroft High School, Harleston.

Kate Nichols

A high school talent contest in south Norfolk wowed the audience at a sellout final.

The winner of the ASHS Got Talent competition at Archbishop Sancroft High School in Harleston was Shania Scott, who sang an Ed Sheeran Song. She was presented with a trophy and flowers.

The school’s link officer, Kate Nichols, said: “Shania was excellent. She’s such a talented singer and a really nice girl.”

The other finalists last Thursday included: Leon Bedwell (singer); Tom Wilkie and Brandon Williams (Kung Fu); JSJ (dancers); The Rockaholics (band); Maths teacher Mr Ball (singer); Ben Schofield (guitar); Georgia Golby (saxophonist); Rebekah Snelling (piano); Dann Family Band (singers and guitar); Miss Kidd and teachers who, along with pupils Jack and Tom Parsons and Brandon Pickess, performed a comedy sketch; Harvey Clarke and Kyle Dann (guitar and drums) and Nicole Bartram (singer).

“They were all really good and they all put so much effort into their performances, but there had to be a winner,” added Kate. “And Iain Symon and Ryan Frankland, who played Ant and Dec, were hilarious.”

The competition, which began with a couple of weeks of auditions before the finalists went head-to-head on Thursday, was organised by the school council to raise money for a new minibus and the final raised £400 for the appeal.

0 comments

Other news

Yesterday, 17:51

More than £42m will be spent on new buildings and vehicles for the region’s ambulance service, after bosses voted to press ahead with two new schemes.

Yesterday, 15:46

Thieves have been targeting vehicles in South Norfolk.

Yesterday, 12:32

A village hall will launch its new events programme with a talk on the infamous highway man Dick Turpin.

Yesterday, 11:22

Residents at a care home sung their hearts out when they celebrated Vera Lynn’s 100th birthday by joining a nationwide sing-along.

Most Read

Wednesday, November 26, 2014

The director of a business based in Eye said it could have easily gone under after a senior manager stole more than £140,000 from the firm.

Read more
Tuesday, March 21, 2017

Shocking dash-cam footage has emerged of a road rage incident on the A140 in Norfolk where a driver performed a U-turn and then rammed head-on into another car.

Read more
Yesterday, 12:32

A village hall will launch its new events programme with a talk on the infamous highway man Dick Turpin.

Read more
Yesterday, 07:15

The RSPCA received more calls from concerned people about animal cruelty and neglect across Norfolk, Suffolk and Cambridgeshire in 2016 compared with the previous year.

Read more
Norwich Magistrates' Court

Local Weather

Partly Cloudy

Partly Cloudy

max temp: 13°C

min temp: 11°C

HOT JOBS

Show Job Lists

Digital Edition

Image
Read the Diss Mercury e-edition today E-edition

Newsletter Sign Up

Sign up to receive our regular email newsletter