Bacup dance duo are national champs

jacobheathcliff webStreet Dancers from Bacup's Dansworks Dance Academy wowed the judges and scooped top honours in a national competition.

The duo, Jacob Ainsworth and Heathcliff Howard, performed at the Winter Gardens in Blackpool in the prestigious UDO National School' Street Dance Championships Final.

The boys headteacher at Britannia Primary School Mike Hull said: "I think it is an absolutely fantastic performance and we are very proud to have two national champions in school."

They also got to meet their idols Britain's Got Talent runners' up Twist and Pulse.

A story on their success was written for Dansworks by Catherine Smyth Media and it to read more visit About My Area community website. The article was also in the Rossendale Free Press on 23 December.