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That's magic! We celebrate 25 years of women in the Magic Circle

Jayne Corrigan from Weston-super-Mare is one of only about 70 women in the Magic Circle Credit: ITV News

The art of performing magic tricks is having a boom in popularity - this year's winner of Britain's Got Talent was magician Richard Jones.

But there's a new breed of female magicians coming through too. Believe it or not women have only been allowed to be members of the Magic Circle for the last 25 years - an anniversary that's being marked by an all-female magic show this weekend.

Women used to only have roles as magician's assistants but that's changed since 1991 Credit: British Pathé

Jayne Corrigan from Weston-super-Mare is one of only about 70 women in the Magic Circle. She came into the studio and performed a trick which completely flummoxed our presenters Duncan Sleightholme and Victoria Davies with her card trick. Have a watch: