WATCH: Willenhall grandparents perform on German version of Britain's Got Talent

By Jordan Reynolds | Walsall | Walsall entertainment | Published:

Glittering grandparents David and Marg Thompson wowed the audience on Britain's Got Talent and have now travelled abroad to be part of the German version.

At Zig Zag Dance Factory of Dave and Marg Thompson who after appearing on Britain's Got Talent, have now just appeared of 'Germanys Got Talent' TV show too, in which at the end of the routine Dave fakes pulling off some underwear off Marg

The pair appeared on the hit show last June and were then approached by the German version and asked to fly out to Bremen in August.

The market traders from Willenhall appeared on German television just before Christmas, and when none of the judges hit the red buzzer, they didn't make it through to the next round.

Grandparents travel to perform on German version of Britain's Got Talent

Dave, 62, said: "It was different but good, and nerve-wracking in some ways.

"We loved it in Germany, they treated us like royalty.

"They asked us to go over and do it. We didn't have any buzzers but we didn't get through to the next stage.

Britain's Got Talent 2019, Season 13, Episode 3, Auditions 3, Margaret & Dave

"We were the only English couple on there."


Dave and Marg are back to their dancing lessons now and are looking at working with people with dementia.

The pair have performed in care homes in the Black Country and are looking to do more.

Dave added: "We'd like to work with people with dementia. We've done a couple of shows in homes, it brings their memories back of dancing like we do."

Jordan Reynolds

By Jordan Reynolds
Reporter - @jreynolds_star

Senior reporter at the Express & Star.

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