The votes have been cast, the results are in and we can now reveal the finalists in the Brighouse Echo presents Brighouse Has Talent.
More than 1,800 votes have been cast via the Echo website and the voting coupon printed in last week’s edition.
The top ten acts as voted for by our readers are:
l Donnie Catlin - 281 votes
l Ophelia Ormerod - 239 votes
l Dionne Pamment - 212 votes
l Eliza McCann - 203 votes
l Jade Maguire - 189 votes
l Grace Tordoff - 178 votes
l Once Geronimo - 146 votes
l Halo - 115 votes
l Guy Walker - 64 votes
l Andrew Hawley - 56 votes
All of these acts will perform again at the live grand final on Monday, December 1, at Brighouse Civic Hall at 7.30pm.
Each act will perform a new routine in front of a live audience and a panel of judges consisting of Brighouse Echo news editor Dominic Brown, Debbie Story of sponsors Sleigh & Story, and classical singer Rachel Crisp, from Clifton, who will also be giving a special performance on the night.
Compere for the evening is Peter Sleigh.
The performer who receives the most votes on the night will be crowned our Brighouse Has Talent champion.
Dominic said: “It’s set to be a fantastic evening of great entertainment at the live grand final of the Brighouse Echo presents Brighouse Has Talent, rounding off a brilliant weekend on the back of the Brighouse Victorian Christmas Festival.
“Thanks to everyone who has voted.
“Congratulations to all the finalists - and good luck for Monday night.
“Tickets are still available, so don’t miss out. Make sure you book yours and come along to cheer on your favourites.”
Tickets for the grand final are priced £2. To book, call 01422 260295.
The Brighouse Has Echo presents Brighouse Has Talent is sponsored by Lattitude7, Bricks4Kidz and Sleigh & Story, and supported by Brighouse Business Initiative.