Catch the best local talent at CU Factor

TALENTED stars including X Factor’s Janet Devlin and The Voice’s Sophie Griffin have already participated in it, and now it’s your chance to see this year’s finalists at CU Factor on Saturday.

The long-running competition to seek out and showcase local talent is run by councillor Deirdre Mayo, who is co-ordinator of the competition in Northern Ireland.

This year’s grand final will take place in the Burnavon Theatre on Saturday May 12 starting at 7.30pm, hosted by Cool FM DJ Connor Phillips. The finalists this year are: Marli and Jason from Swilly -Mulroy CU; Alanna Cassidy from Randalstown CU; Megan McGarry from SAG CU; Shannon Tennyson from Portadown CU; Dervla Martin from Fintona CU; Clodagh Quinn from Bannvale CU; Sophie Girdaudeau from Camlin CU; Rachel Pearson from Dungannon CU; Jamie Gillespie from Ballymena CU; Aoife Sweeney from Swilly-Mulroy CU; Zoe Skillen from Dromara and Drumgooland CU; Rebecca Feeney from Keady CU; Meghan McArdle from Armagh CU; Lauren McCrory from Torrent CU and Saoirse Rafferty from Magherafelt CU.

Deirdre extended her thanks to the advertisers and sponsors whom she said the event would not have been possible without.

Tickets for the event are avilable from the Burnavon.