BGT auditions in Cardiff

Wales' capital is the first stop on this year's Britain's Got Talent audition tour of the UK. Simon Cowell and his fellow judges are looking for a star - with the prospect of performing for the Queen on offer.

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Britain's Got Talent auditions kick off in Cardiff

Only Boys Aloud
Welsh teenage male voice choir Only Boys Aloud finished third last year's competition Credit: ITV/PA Wire

Wales is the first stop for this year's Britain's Got Talent judge's auditions tour, with two days of auditions at the Wales Millennium Centre.

Welsh teenage male voice choir Only Boys Aloud did the nation proud last year coming in third in the competition and Simon Cowell, Alesha Dixon, Amanda Holden and David Walliams are back in the capital looking for more Welsh talent.

The auditions tour will visit Birmingham, Manchester, Glasgow and London, but Cardiff takes centre stage hosting auditions today and tomorrow.