Street dancers from Hartlepool have beaten off competition from thousands of other performers to reach the finals of a national television talent show.
Ruff Diamond Dance Troupe have spent weeks preparing for Sunday's event, which they say will be the biggest performance of their lives.
You can watch the full report from Claire Montgomery below.
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