Blackpool Circus School is proud to announce that Jamie Lee Coldham, one of our star students, has won the Final of Circus Idol at The Tower Circus, Blackpool . Jamie is still only 14 and is a pupil at Beacon High School, Blackpool. Workshops and heats were held throughout 2004, these took place in the ring to find the best young performer of the year. Jamie’s prize was an appearance in the Circus show on the final day of the season. Comments from the Circus staff were that Jamie has a great future in the world of circus.
Blackpool Circus School identified Jamie’s promise at an early stage and shall be entering Jamie and other talented students in the Circus youth festival at Blackpool Pleasure Beach in 2005. All these events and organisations help to sustain Blackpool’s reputation as number One for Circus in the UK.