BGT winner Colin Thackery on dealing with fame as a Chelsea Pensioner | ITV News

Britain’s Got Talent winner Colin Thackery has revealed he is making the most of life as an 89 year-old pop star and says he plans to carry on doing so as long as he can sing.

Speaking to ITV News, the army veteran of 25 years described the moment he won the talent show, saying “the amount of noise [the crowd] made was extraordinary”.

The Chelsea Pensioner went on: “The end was extraordinary with all those people shouting my name.

“I thought, ‘my God, it’s like being a popstar at 89 years of age’.”

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