PICTURE SPECIAL: Britain’s Got Talent’s Simon Cowell and Amanda Holden come to Edinburgh

Ant and Dec arrive at the Edinburgh auditions at the city’s Festival Theatre
A old man entertained the crowd as they waited to get into the building
Magic Act BRYNOLF-AND-LJUNG were among the hopefuls waiting to audition
More hopefuls peered down from the theatre windows
Simon Cowell arrives at the Edinburgh auditions
Excited crowds waited to see the judges arrive
The queue stretched down the street
Some patriotic auditionees let the judges know who really had talent
Amanda Holden was in Scotland despite serious complication giving birth just a few weeks ago


David Walliams was greeted by a cheering crowd
The crowd braved freezing conditions to see the judges
Some took to a higher vantage point to get a better view
Alesha Dixon completed the line up of famous faces

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