On Sunday 13th January at Barton Peveril College, acts from all over the south coast will perform at the final of the Wessex Factor. These acts from Southampton, Salisbury, Bournemouth, Wimbourne and Portsmouth will try to win the chance to perform on the stage of the Mayflower Theatre in Southampton at the Wessex Heartbeat Variety Show on February 10th.

The acts comprise of singers, dance groups, street dancers who have won the chance to appear in the final. Starcast Dance Crew, The Poppies, The Triple Threats are from Salisbury, Giselle Babes, Olivia Roberts and Giselle Young Performers from Portsmouth, Endevour, Emma Marshall, Neavada Simpkins and Tasha Barney from Southampton with Beat Dance Crew from Wimbourne.

The Mayflower Show will have headlined by Kerry Ellis from Wicked and Gareth Oliver from Britain got Talent. Other local acts are also appearing and tickets for the show are on sale at the Mayflower Theatre Box Office.

Pictured below are Wessex Factor finalists - The Poppies and the Starcast Dance Crew.