Eastbourne ventriloquist is through to Britain’s Got Talent semi-finals

Eastbourne ventriloquist Steve Hewlett is through to the semi-finals of Britain’s Got Talent.

The 37-year-old came in to the Herald offices this week, showed off his talent and spoke of his excitement to be competing in the television show.

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Steve Hewlett's BGT campaign eb

He will perform live on ITV1 on either Friday or Saturday night (May 31 or June 1).

Steve is appealing for the people of Eastbourne to get behind him and vote in the live show. He is fighting for his place in the finals, in a bid to fulfil his lifelong dream of performing in the Royal Variety Show.

Watch the video on this page and see Friday’s Herald for a full interview with Steve.