Voting has now closed on the wonderful NHS Lanarkshire fundraiser, “Lanarkshire’s Got TikTok Talent”. The fantastic talent competition is coming to an end. The public have chosen their favourites with the 6 most popular videos with the most votes now going forward to “judges houses”.
Over the last 3 weeks the public have voted 36,816 times and the 6 finalist videos have been shortlisted from 1,161 entries! Almost a quarter of a million people were engaged on the website entering, voting and watching the videos!
The shortlisted entries going forward are as follows, in no particular order:
Tanyas Bak Bak
You can watch each of the shortlisted entries here:
Well. Judges now have the difficult task of picking just 2 winners. A top winner will win £1,000 in cash and another video will win a weeks Scottish self catering holiday with accommodation and travel all paid for a family up to 5 people!
Blantyre Telegraph sits on the judging panel and is in good company alongside Edward Reid from BGT & Go Radio, Nicky Samuel McDonald Singer, songwriter and X factor finalist and businesswoman Victoria Farquhar a sassy lass indeed!
With thanks to the various celebs who took part in providing their support including stars of River City, Still Game and the Scottish film industry. A huge thank you also to Darcey, Quigley & Co whose creativity and kindness enabled this competition to go ahead.
The overall winners will be announced tomorrow evening.
Thanks to everybody who took part and for all the incredible entries. There’s so much talent and fun out there!! Of course this was all for a purpose. As it stands today nearly £2,700 has been raised by NHS Lanarkshire but with some business donations still to be added tomorrow, the overall total is expected to be around £4,000 !! Every penny going to NHS in our area. Thats going to make a huge difference.
Well done to everybody who donated. There’s still time to donate here: