Edinburgh secures place in singing final

A YOUNG city girl has beaten the competition to secure a place in the regional final of a UK singing competition.

Jessica Nolan, ten, who lives in Duddingston, auditioned for Open Mic UK in Glasgow 
earlier this month with her version of She Said by Plan B.

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She made it through to the live regional showcase finals in the under-16 category, which will take place in Glasgow on October 13.

Jessica, whose dream is to appear on stage in the West End, is a member of performance school Gie it Laldy as well as Razzamataz Theatre School.