The winner of Britain's Got Talent, Lance Corporal Richard Jones will be heading to Shropshire this years to wow audiences. He has announced that he will he performing at a show in Market Drayton. 

Richard, 25, was the first ever magician to win the ITV show. Since the show he has gone one to perform in West End hit show, "Impossible' during last summer.

He has recently been promoted to member of the Inner Magic Circle with gold star, the most impressive honour in The Magic Circle.

Next year he will be taking a break from being a serving soldier to embark on his 2017 tour – The Power of Imagination. He will be performing his show at the Festival Drayton Centre in Market Drayton on April 24.

Robyn Edwards, operations manager at the Festival Drayton Centre, said: “As the first ever magician to be crowned the winner of Britain’s Got Talent, we are really pleased to be hosting Lance Corporal Richard Jones at the centre in April.

Tickets are £16.50 and can be bought by calling 01630 654444.