Michael Jackson inspires Sidmouth’s Got Talent winner

SCHOOLBOY Ben Chapman treated himself to a go-kart after winning a Sidmouth’s Got Talent contest over jubilee weekend.

Ben, eight, landed a �100 prize after he beat 14 other acts to the title with a performance of Michael Jackson’s Thriller dance.

The competition was held as part of a family fun day at Sidmouth Town Football Club last Monday, June 4.

Judges were Ron Taylor, Graham Liverton, Ann Liverton and Georgie Patch and the event was compered by Marc Colson.

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